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ISO 20022
Universal financial industry message scheme

ISO 20022


A single standardisation approach (methodology, process, repository) to be used by all financial standards initiatives

What is ISO 20022

ISO 20022 is a multi part International Standard prepared by ISO Technical Committee TC68 Financial Services. It describes a common platform for the development of messages

ISO 20022 for Dummies

ISO 20022 For Dummies

SWIFT 6th limited edition of the ISO 20022 for Dummies book

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Message Definitions and Repository


ISO 20022 Message Definitions

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ISO 20022 Repository

Information about the ISO 20022 Repository

Development and Maintenance



Development process.

Meeting Development


Maintenance process.


Working team

Requests for development or maintenance

Access the request forms and documents required to initiate the process


What is the status of a project ?

Status of the submissions received for the development or maintenance of ISO 20022 Message Definitions, external code sets, variants, SupplementaryData

Catalogue of change requests

List and status of the change requests received 

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