June 2014 – Imágenes Computarizadas de Guatemala (ICG) went live with the Montran Automated Clearing House (ACH). The Montran ACH system provides the Guatemalan financial institutions with multiple clearing sessions and settlements throughout the day and supports the national initiative for IBAN account structure standardization. As part of this implementation, Montran developed and launched two new products required by the Guatemalan financial institutions, participants of the Guatemala CCA; the Montran Payment Portal and the Montran ACH Integrator. The Montran Payment Portal provides the Guatemalan financial institutions with a solution where their clients can enter electronic ACH payments on-line. The Montran ACH Integrator provides the Guatemalan financial institutions automated ACH file format creation and return processing with direct interfaces to their Core Banking Systems.

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May 2014 – The Banco de la República of Colombia went live with the Montran Automated Clearing House (ACH) solutions for both the CEDEC and CENIT systems, modernizing their system and technical architecture and improving their business processes. CEDEC is Colombia’s central bank cheque clearing house system with over 200 participants. CENIT is Colombia’s central bank electronic funds transfer clearing house system, handling large volumes of EFTs with six interfaces to Banco de la República internal systems.

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February 2014 – The Banco Central de Honduras went live with the Montran Central Securities Depository (CSD) solution. The DV-BCH (Depositaria de Valores del Banco Central de Honduras) provides the Central Bank of Honduras with a centralized detailed registry of all holders and holdings of government securities, supporting the functions of government debt management, issues, book entry, primary market securities auctions, primary market and secondary market securities transactions, interest payments and principal at maturity operations. The CSD supports DVP model 1 as well as colateralized pledges and repurchase agreements for intraday and overnight loans, providing the Honduran central bank and financial institutions with liquidity management optimization.

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November 2013 – Bank of Papua New Guinea (BPNG) went live with the first phase of the Kina Automated Transfer System (KATS), which involves processing of inter-bank high-value payments. The system integrates all commercial banks, BPNG and government institutions such as PNG Customs, Ministry of Finance and Internal Revenue Commission. It operates in a V-Mode topology, linking concurrently both Participants having SWIFT connections and ones connected via the BPNG established inter-bank network.

Simultaneously, Bank of Papua New Guinea started using the Banking Services System (BSS), a member of the Montran GPS family of payment solutions. BSS automates the teller functions of the bank, which used to be largely a manual process. BSS provides Bank of Papua New Guinea with a solution to handle current teller workloads as well as prepare the bank for future growth. It integrates both with the high-value national payment system (KATS) and the internal systems of the bank (Payroll and General Ledger), using open standards on top of a Java Enterprise technology stack.

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July 2013 – Montran exhibits at SWIFT’s Latin American Regional Conference in Cartagena, Colombia.

Montran will be presenting the latest versions of their infrastructure systems- Automated Clearing House (ACH), Real Time Gross Settlement (RTGS), Central Securities Depository (CSD).

For more information, please visit swift.com

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June 2013 – Montran exhibits at the SWIFT Business Forum Warsaw held at the Warsaw Stock Exchange in Warsaw, Poland

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May 2013 – Montran exhibits at the SWIFT Africa Regional Conference held in Gaborone, Botswana.

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May 2013 – Bank of Tanzania signs contract for the supply and implementation of the Montran ACH system.

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April 2013 – Montran exhibits at the International Payments Conference held in London, UK

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April 21 – April 24, 2013 – Montran will exhibit at NACHA Payments conference in San Diego, California. NACHA, The Electronic Payments Association, manages the United States ACH Network.

Montran will showcase the latest open‐system release of our successful and proven Global Payment System (GPS). We are exhibiting at booth #105.

For more information about this event, please visit https://payments.nacha.org/

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