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SWIFT

Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications

A cooperative society that provides highly secure message communications between banks. It does not transfer money or any other financial materials, but simply provides information. It also standardizes forms between members so as to reduce costs and operational risk. Founded in 1973 and headquartered in Belgium, SWIFT has thousands of members in more than 200 countries worldwide.
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At the same time introducing a swifter eviction process will also support decent tenants looking for rented accommodation as they will be able to replace troublesome tenants much quicker than is currently the case.
He was also swifter than Button's McLaren team-mate Lewis Hamilton, who drove on Tuesday.
Our new missile defence architecture in Europe will provide stronger, smarter and swifter defences of American forces and America's allies," he said from the White House.
A more efficient and more flexible administration, liberalization of the bank system, support for the IT sector, and swifter procedures for issuing building permits.
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Swifter, higher, faster" is the motto of which sporting organisation?
Prof Jean-Pascal van Ypersele, of the Intergovernmental Panel of Climate Change, said: "It's vital international responses are swifter.
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uk, is to campaign for swifter and more efficient road works on Britain's network.