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    About SIX

    SIX Interbank Clearing offers payment transactions processing services between financial institutions.

    In four business areas SIX provides a range of services in the areas of securities trading, settlement of securities transactions, financial information processing, and cashless payment transactions.

    • Swiss Exchange

    • Securities Services

    • Financial Information

    • Payment Services

    Payments services

    Everything in the business area Payment Services revolves around cashless payment transactions. SIX provides the prerequisites for the acceptance and processing of card payments in Switzerland and internationally.

    Source (8.1.2014):

    SIX in XMLdation service

    SIX implementation is built around modified schemas.

    Schemas and business rules can be found here:

    Direct debit:



    XMLdation currently has following pipes in the service:

    Switzerland SEPA Credit Transfer v03
    Switzerland SEPA Direct Debit v02

    Pipes are based on SIX Implementation guides 

    • Swiss Implementation Guidelines for credit transfers, Version 1.4
    • Swiss Implementation Guidelines for SEPA direct debits, Version 2.3


    All guides can be found here: