SWIFT Global Payment Initiative

Fast, transparent and traceable cross-border payments

SWIFT Global Payment Initiative

Fast, transparent and traceable cross-border payments

At a Glance
SWIFT Global Payment Initiative (gpi) brings transparency and visibility to cross-border payments with real-time tracking and credit data.

Traceable real-time

Get notified when your supplier/beneficiary’s account has been credited



Same-day use of funds* for your cross-border payments. Subject to the cut-off time of receiving bank

*Subject to the published cut-off timing of the receiving gpi bank and time zone differences between remitting and recipient countries.



Credited amount and FX rates applied are readily available

Features & Benefits

Access information easily

Through end-to-end cross-border payments tracking now available in India


Increase your efficiency

Better cash management and faster turnaround time


Get payment status in real-time

Know when funds are received by Beneficiary or if payments are still being processed


Input remittance details

Include up to 140 characters of remittance information to help your beneficiary know the payment details

Contact Us

Schedule a callback via this online form.

Alternatively, you can reach us at 1800 103 6500 / 1800 419 9500

Email: [email protected]

How fast will SWIFT gpi process the cross-border payments?

SWIFT gpi is governed by service-level agreements which requires to process or notify the status of your cross-border transactions within just 4 hours! Customers will experience faster turnaround time for their cross-border transactions.

How can I be entitled to use SWIFT gpi?

This capability is a default for our customers’ outgoing and incoming cross border payments. All eligible cross-border payments will automatically be routed through gpi.

How do we trace the cross-border payments?

DBS customers can trace their gpi transactions status through DBS IDEAL or by contacting the DBS BusinessCare Team.

Which banks are participating for gpi?

For the list of participating banks click here

To know that Banks’ live status and certification click here