EBA CLEARING successfully completes migration of RT1 technical account to TIPS
RT1 community and EBA CLEARING are first movers implementing Eurosystem measures for euro instant paymentsRead press release
RT1 community and EBA CLEARING are first movers implementing Eurosystem measures for euro instant paymentsRead press release
Banks from both sides of the Atlantic have successfully exchanged payment messages for a faster cross-border payment as part of a proof of concept demonstrating the feasibility of synchronizing settlement across existing instant payment systems in one of the world’s largest currency corridors.Read press release
EBA CLEARING Shareholders also elected five other members to the Board of the leading private-industry provider of pan-European payment systemsContinue reading
Seven contestants pitched their ideas for end-user solutions leveraging EBA CLEARING’s request to pay messaging infrastructure.Read press release
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This year’s quality survey showed excellent results with an increased overall average user satisfaction rate of 4.2 (out of 5).Read more
EBA CLEARING and IBERPAY announced today that they have delivered two interoperable services to process messages and provide functionalities complying with the new SEPA Request-to-Pay Scheme (SRTP) created by the European Payments Council (EPC). The joint launch of these new infrastructure services took place today, on the day of the entry into force of the new SEPA scheme.Read press release
On 6 April 2021, two of EBA CLEARING’s services reached new volume records.Continue reading
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Enhanced RT1 Instructing Party Functionality for TIPS will allow RT1 Participants all across Europe to manage their SCT Inst traffic and liquidity easily from a single access pointRead press release
EBA CLEARING announced today that its RT1 platform has reached critical mass in Belgium for instant payments. The leading pan-European instant payment infrastructure system currently counts six participants based in Belgium: Aion SA, BNP Paribas Fortis, Belfius, CBC Banque, ING Belgium and KBC Bank. Thanks to this coverage, the vast majority of Belgian payment accounts are now reachable for euro instant payments from all across Europe.Read press release
In 2020, EBA CLEARING processed a total of 15.5 billion transactions across its payment services, which is 1.3 billion more than in 2019. December 2020 saw an all-time record of transactions processed across all services of almost 1.5 billion.Continue reading
EBA CLEARING announced today that its RT1 platform has considerably expanded its reach in Luxembourg. Five new joiners connected to RT1 today, including two participants from Luxembourg: Banque et Caisse d’Epargne de l’Etat, Luxembourg and Banque Internationale à Luxembourg.Read press release
Map shows the RT1 reach ramp-up across SEPA and each country individually since launch in November 2017Open map
Learn from future R2P users how they approach request to pay, how it ties in with their instant payment strategy and which first steps they are planning to take.Watch video
A recent Finextra article examines the key elements in the UK's Open Banking approach to request to pay and the pan-Europan 4-corner model approach are and why the two approaches are different.Read the article
EBA CLEARING today announced the timely start of the testing phase for its pan-European request to pay infrastructure (R2P) service, which is scheduled to go live in November 2020 in line with the launch of the SEPA Request to Pay Scheme by the European Payments Council (EPC).Read press release
EBA CLEARING announced today that its RT1 platform has made considerable progress in building up pan-European instant payment reach across the French retail payments market.Continue reading
In the annual quality survey, EBA CLEARING received an average user satisfaction rate of 4.0 (out of 5).Read more
The development work for EBA CLEARING’s R2P solution is on track for a scheduled go-live in November 2020.Read press release
Instant payment system RT1 processed over 3 million transactions in the week between 28 October and 3 November
The collaboration builds on a 20-year partnership and advances a broader future positioning programme that began last year.Read the press release issued by SWIFT
The delivery of the solution is supported and funded by 26 financial institutions from 11 countries for a go-live in 2020.Read press release
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Financial institutions from 11 countries have responded to a call for contributing to the development of this important enabler of instant paymentsRead press release
At the Annual Meeting 2019, the EBA CLEARING Shareholders re(elected) members of the Board.Continue reading
Six major players in the Finnish retail payments market are now connected to the pan-European instant payment system of EBA CLEARINGRead more
RT1 provides instant payment coverage to 1,700+ PSPs in Germany via seven service participantsRead press release
An average user satisfaction rate of 4.0 (out of 5) and additional scores confirming a strong customer relationship: these are the very positive key results of EBA CLEARING’s quality survey 2018.Read more
STEP2 SCT and STEP2 Card Clearing both saw new all-time daily average volume records with 21.1 million and 11 million payment transactions processed respectively. RT1 also reached a new daily average volume in December 2018 with 88 thousand transactions processed.
RT1 passed the 10-million-transaction mark on 3 January 2019.
The task force will be working on a blueprint setting forth suitable solution(s)Read press release
11 months after go-live, the pan-European instant payment platform reaches PSPs in 12 countries, processing over 70,000 real-time payments in euro per day.Read press release
EBA CLEARING and SWIFT announced today the start of a work programme to migrate the large-value payment system (LVPS) EURO1 to the ISO 20022 standard.Read more
EBA CLEARING announced today that its pan-European instant payment system RT1 successfully connected six new participants yesterday. German savings bank sector connected to RT1 via LBBW and Helaba.Read more
EBA CLEARING gab heute bekannt, dass das Echtzeitzahlungssystem RT1 des Unternehmens gestern erfolgreich sechs neue Teilnehmer angeschlossen hat. Der deutsche Sparkassensektor schloss sich über LBBW und Helaba an RT1 an.Lesen Sie weiter
EBA CLEARING announced at the EBAday conference in Munich today that it is aiming to optimally support the users of its different services in their integration of management and monitoring tasks as the industry is preparing for the migration of large-value payment systems, such as TARGET2 or EURO1, to ISO 20022 standards.Press release
EBA CLEARING Chairman Erkki Poutiainen (Nordea) hands over to Petia Niederländer (ERSTE Group Bank), who was appointed as his successor by the Company’s Shareholders Meeting 2018 today.
Joint this EBA CLEARING special interest session on 12 June to learn more about RT1More details
RT1 has processed EUR 635 million since its launch on 21 November 2017
EBA CLEARING’s STEP2 platform has seen a new all-time peak: 156 million transactions were settled on 3 April 2018. On the same day, the STEP2 SCT Service saw a new volume record with a total of 41.7 million transactions settled, and the STEP2 SDD B2B Service witnessed a new volume peak with over 1 million transactions settled.
The STEP2 Card Clearing Service has seen a new volume record with a total of 23.5 million payments settled on 3 April 2018.
Three months after go-live, the pan-European platform handles more than 10,000 real-time payments in euro per day.Press release
A total of 118.8 million SEPA Core Direct Debits settled on 2 January 2018.
EBA CLEARING today confirmed that instant payment system RT1 went live this morning. 17 banks from eight countries connected to RT1 today, extending SCT Inst reach to 500+ PSPs across SEPA.Press release
See all participating banks and download a list of addressable PSPshere
IBERPAY and EBA CLEARING announced today that the Spanish retail payment system is ready to provide Europe-wide instant payment connectivity to Spanish banks with the support of IBERPAY’s CICLOM platform and EBA CLEARING’s RT1 system.Press release
RT1 users will be able to access the platform via SWIFTNet Instant in November 2018.Press release
This first group of RT1 users is currently completing the required testing for connecting to the platform.Press release
EBA CLEARING's STEP2 platform has seen a new all-time peak: Over 155 million transactions were settled on 2nd October 2017. STEP2 SDD Core also reached a new individual peak record with a total of 107.3 million SEPA Core Direct Debits settled on the same day.
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UniCredit and EBA CLEARING today announced that UniCredit has started testing with RT1, EBA CLEARING’s pan-European, real-time payment platform.Press release
The pan-European infrastructure provider will work with users on the evolution of its flagship service in the face of ongoing and emerging market developmentsPress Release
The paper presents key factors for a successful ramp-up of real-time payments, such as payment certainty and reach, and explains how these can be supported at an infrastructure level.Press release White paper (PDF) White paper (e-book)
EBA CLEARING’s STEP2 platform has seen a new all-time peak: nearly 153 million transactions were settled on 2nd May 2017. STEP2 SCT has seen a new volume record with a total of 32.75 million payments settled on 2nd May 2017, same as STEP2 CC with a total of 18.1 million and SDD B2B with 884,288 transactions settled on the same day.
STEP2 CC has seen a new volume record with a total of 18,4 million card payments settled on 18th April 2017.
Intesa Sanpaolo and EBA CLEARING announce successful first testing results for RT1.Press release
EBA CLEARING’s STEP2 platform has recorded a new all-time peak: more than 147 million transactions were settled on 3 April 2017. On the same day, the STEP2 CC Service saw a new volume record with a total of 15.5 million payments settled and the SEDA Service witnessed a new peak with more than 13.5 million messages processed in March 2017.
Future service participants can use SIANet or EBICS to connect to the new pan-European real-time payment infrastructure from November 2017 on – other options may follow later.Press release
The financial institutions from across SEPA that fund the delivery of this infrastructure project witnessed the functioning of the new system in the test environment today during the kick-off meeting for the testing phase in Milan. The implementation of EBA CLEARING’s pan-European instant payment infrastructure platform is fully on track for its go-live in November 2017, on the launch date of the SCT Inst Scheme of the European Payments Council.Press release
EBA CLEARING’s STEP2 SEPA Services saw a new all-time volume peak on 2 January 2017: more than 141 million transactions were settled on that day. On the same day, STEP2 SDD Core also reached a new individual peak record with a total of 105 million SEPA Core Direct Debits settled. December 2016 marked a record month for the EBA CLEARING’s SEDA Service, which processed more than 11.6 million transactions in total during that period.
The video of EBA CLEARING's Sibos Community Session "Fast, faster, instant" is now available online. Please click on the link below to view the video and hear from industry frontrunners about the pan-European real-time payment system they are developing for November 2017.Video
EBA CLEARING witnesses continued strong growth in support for pan-European real-time payment platform.Press release
EBA CLEARING makes available specifications for its pan-European instant payment solution.Press release
EBA CLEARING today provided a sneak preview of the system design, functionality and interface specifications for its future pan-European instant payment platform to a wide audience of payment practitioners and stakeholders at the industry conference EBAday in Milan. The specifications will be published in the course of the summer.Press release
EBA CLEARING announced today that the Company has secured strong commitment among future users for the launch of its pan-European instant payment platform. With nearly 40 underwriting banks serving all customer segments throughout SEPA, EBA CLEARING will now proceed as planned with the delivery of its pan-European instant payment infrastructure solution for Q4 2017.Press release
EBA CLEARING’s STEP2 platform responds to corporate requirement for nearly unlimited structured remittance information in SEPA Credit Transfers.Press release
EBA CLEARING records a new peak in the Company’s history: in March 2016 a total of 1 billion transactions have been settled in a single month. The record peak includes transactions settled in the EURO1/STEP1 Services, the STEP2 SEPA Services as well as the STEP2 Card Clearing Service.
EBA CLEARING’s SEDA Service has witnessed a new peak with more than 10.5 million transactions in total in March.
EBA CLEARING and SIA have signed a letter of intent for the technical delivery of a pan-European infrastructure solution for instant payments.Press release
EBA CLEARING’s STEP2 platform has seen a new all-time peak: more than 134 million transactions were settled on 4 January 2016. STEP2 SDD Core has also seen a new volume record with a total of 103 million SEPA Core Direct Debits settled on the same day.