Exchange Settlement Account System resources
This page has resources for the Exchange Settlement Account System (ESAS) including guidelines and rules, annual reports and independent assessment reports, and survey results.
Requests for audit reports
ESAS participants and account holders can request a copy of the ESAS annual report by emailing our Head of Banking at: [email protected]
ESAS scheduled outages
We perform regular patching and implement improvements to keep the payments system running in optimal operational condition. These maintenance activities are done outside of the ESAS core hours to minimise disruption. Please contact [email protected] if you have a requirement for the system to be available after hours.
More information about RTGS and settlement systems
These Bulletin research articles provide more information on real-time gross settlement (RTGS):
The Committee on Payment and Settlement Systems at the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) has published useful resources as follows:
Older ESAS documents and resources are available by emailing [email protected]