SIC processes Swiss franc payments between banks in real time on behalf and under the supervision of the Swiss National Bank.
euroSIC enables banks worldwide an efficient and inexpensive access to the euro finance marketplace and the Swiss financial center.
SASS is a security server software and is used for the SIC and euroSIC payment systems as well as for the SECOM securities settlement system.
Finance IPNet is a communications service provided by SIX.
Financial institutions from all over Europe have SEPA-compliant credit transfers as well as direct debits processed on their behalf through the Swiss payment path.
Usually, banks participate in the Swiss RTGS systems SIC and euroSIC through proprietary interfaces from software providers or through the SWIFT network.
This reliable value chain, which has proven itself indispensable for the Swiss financial center, networks the payment systems with stock trading and securities settlement.
More than 780'000 transactions in euros in March 2018.
New daily peaks occurred today in the SIC and euroSIC interbank payment systems counting around 7.5 million and 67,000 transactions processed, respectively.