NewGen ISS reaches a milestone – 40 BSPs live!
On December 16th 2018, NewGen ISS went live in Egypt, Qatar and the UAE, three key markets in the Middle East. Since the first roll-out in March, a total of 40 BSPs have successfully gone live with NewGen ISS over the course of 2018.
With approximately 70 markets in scope for 2019, these first waves are just the beginning. The next set of country migrations are on track for February 2019 – BSP Nigeria, Austria, Azerbaijan, Croatia, Guatemala and the United Kingdom!
Find the latest timelines and countries live here.
30 Markets Live With NewGen ISS!
As of October 16, NewGen ISS is now launched in 30 BSPs. Most recently, NewGen ISS went live in Ireland, Niger, Togo, India, Germany, Macedonia and Malta. Stay posted, and for the latest roadmap on both NewGen ISS and Transparency in Payments, please download:
Panama, Honduras and Korea are now live!
This September 2018, three more markets went live with NewGen ISS! First, Korea went live on September 6th. And on September 23, NewGen ISS came into effect in Panama and Honduras. This brings the total number of live markets to 23!
Wave 2 Roll-Outs Continue!
On August 16th, the next set of NewGen ISS country migrations is taking place! The countries going live are:
- Côte d’Ivoire
- The Philippines
Travel Agents and Airlines in these markets will be able to benefit from added choice and flexibility in terms of accreditation models, payment methods and financial security options.
Go-Live in Bulgaria, Cyprus, Greece & Burkina Faso
The progressive roll-out of NewGen ISS markets continues with implementation of the following markets on August 1st: Bulgaria, Cyprus, Greece and Burkina Faso. This is the 2nd batch of countries in Wave 2. See all the countries that are now live here: NewGen ISS Roll Out_Aug 01 2018.
More markets coming soon!
Wave 2 Roll Out Commencing!
NewGen ISS in conjunction with Transparency in Payments (TIP) will launch in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Hungary and Panama on July 1st 2018. This is the first set of wave 2 go-lives.
For more information on the NewGen ISS implementation timelines, please see the attached: http://www.iata.org/whatwedo/airline-distribution/Documents/NGISS-TIP-Timelines.pdf
NewGen ISS Wave 1 Update
During the months of March and April, NewGen ISS was successfully implemented in a first wave of countries – Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Iceland, Canada and Singapore. The next set of country migrations will begin in June 2018!
IATA Rolls Out Most Extensive Modernization of the BSP
We are excited to announce that on March 8th IATA commenced the rollout of the New Generation of IATA Settlement Systems (NewGen ISS) in Norway. NewGen ISS is the most extensive and ambitious modernization of the IATA Billing and Settlement Plan (BSP) which facilitates the global distribution and settlement of funds between travel agents and airlines. NewGen ISS is designed to deliver more choice and flexibility for all participants in the BSP, while reducing risk and ensuring safer selling.
Over the coming weeks, NewGen ISS will be implemented across an additional seven markets, with rollout expected to be completed in all BSPs by Q1 2020.
For more information, on NewGen ISS and how to get your business ready visit https://newgeniss.iata.org