TWIST, the Treasury Workstation Integration Standards Team, a group of fifteen global companies, announced today that it has published the second version of an open standard interface. To complete the second version, TWIST has been working in alignment with the FpML FX Products Working Group to facilitate straight through processing (STP) by effective integration of treasury systems with foreign exchange (FX) trading platforms. TWIST also announced Reuters and tapX as new members and that it is working with SWIFT to encourage harmonisation of emerging standards.
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