Panama to Host SWIFT Congress

Banking technology experts from A.L. analyze the latest advances in the system for sharing financial information between banks.

Tuesday, June 23, 2009

During the forum, experts will tackle, among other topics, the opportunities for Latin American banks with respect to remittances.

The president of the organization in Panama, Harmodio Quintero, informed “…during the congress different topics related to the latest banking solutions will be analyzed. The benefits that this system has to offer to the business sector will also be discussed.”

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