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07.03.2022
How Russia’s invasion of Ukraine affects the economy and banking in Estonia
This page gives the positions of Eesti Pank on how the war started by Russia affects...
19.11.2020
TARGET services
The three settlement services of the European System of Central Banks, TARGET2, TIPS and T2S, were...
28.05.2020
Payment and Settlement Systems Department
is involved in setting up and managing the payment and settlement systems of the ESCB meets the...
21.04.2020
STEP2
STEP2 is a pan-European automated clearing house. It started operating in April 2003 and was the...
21.04.2020
The card payment system
Card payments are the most common form of retail payments in Estonia. Card payments involve various...
13.04.2020
TARGET2-Eesti
TARGET2 is a pan-European automated real-time gross settlement express transfer system that is owned...
22.04.2019
Continuous operation of banking services
The Emergency Act defines cash circulation and payment services as vital services. Eesti Pank has...
01.11.2019
Means of Payments
People in Estonia mainly use bank channels to make their payments. The main means of payment used in...
06.08.2015
Concepts and definitions
A payment system is used for transmitting payment orders, processing them through clearing, and...
01.11.2019
The Estonian payment market
How many of us still remember the days when you actually had to go to a bank or to the electricity...
01.11.2018
The payments market
The payments market consists of payment and securities settlement systems and methods of...
30.05.2019
Oversight of Payment and Settlement Systems
Oversight is a function of Eesti Pank under the Eesti Pank Act. In its oversight, Eesti Pank...
01.07.2019
Payments
Eesti Pank is responsible for promoting a secure and efficiently functioning payments market, which...
01.07.2019
Rules for opening and using accounts in Eesti Pank
Approval of TARGET2- Eesti rules Accession Agreement to TARGET2-Eesti Accession Agreement to...
10.06.2019
Payment and settlement systems
The functioning of payment and settlement systems is important for maintaining the stability of the...
10.06.2019
TIPS
TIPS is the Eurosystem TARGET service for settling instant payments in accounts opened at the...
10.06.2019
The RT1 instant payment system
RT1 is a pan-European SEPA instant payment system. It is a privately financed system that started...
23.05.2019
Oversight key documents
Eesti Pank bases its oversight role on the following regulations, frameworks and...
23.05.2019
SEPA
The Single Euro Payments Area, or SEPA, brings together providers and users of payment services from...
07.05.2019
Legislation
The legal framework that governs payments and securities settlement comes from European Union and...
22.04.2019
The Estonian Payment Forum
The Estonian Payment Forum was set up in 2012 by a tripartite agreement between Eesti Pank, the...
22.04.2019
Securities settlement system
Securities settlement systems (SSSs) are managed by central securities depositories (CSD). The...
27.02.2019
The development of settlement systems in Estonia
Today, bank customers take it for granted that money is transferred from one bank to another within...
18.09.2013
Frequently asked question about SEPA
What does the Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA) mean? SEPA brings together in one payment area all...
06.08.2015
Payment and settlement systems of Eesti Pank
Eesti Pank manages the TARGET2-Eesti payment system and participates in developing the securities...
23.08.2012
TARGET2-Securities (T2S)
TARGET2-Securities (T2S) is the Eurosystem’s single platform for the settlement of securities...
15.08.2012
Accession Agreement to TARGET2-Eesti Using Internet-Based Access
Accession Agreement to TARGET2-Eesti Using Internet-Based...