This article discusses the availability of Microsoft BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT Message Pack 2016.
To provide industry-standard compliance with the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) 2016 Standards Release specification, Microsoft has released BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT (A4SWIFT) Message Pack 2016. This new release provides the compatibility that's required for you to use the SWIFT standard that's scheduled to be imposed in November 2016.
Note Microsoft intends to release a new message pack for BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT each year to coincide with the annual updates to the SWIFT Standards Release.
BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT Message Pack 2016 includes the following features:
The repackaging of all SWIFT FIN FF message types and all associated business rules
Updates to schemas and business rules to make them compliant with the SWIFT 2016 Standards Release
BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT Message Pack 2016 has no components other than schemas and business rules.