Banca d'Italia and ARPCSO announce BUNA-TIPS experiment delivering successful cross-border, cross-currency, cross-system instant payments

Banca d'Italia and the Arab Regional Payments Clearing and Settlement Organization (ARPCSO) announced today the successful completion of a joint experiment aimed at linking for the first time the instant payment settlement platforms with multi-currency features (TIPS and BUNA) operated by the two organizations.

The results of the experiment have been presented at an international webinar held under the auspices of the Italian Presidency of the G20 on 27-28 September.