CICS MC 3711

June 9, 2022


T O : ALL CLEARING BANKS / INSTITUTIONS


R E : CICS-AWS IMPLEMENTATION UPDATES

1. Please be informed that the VPN Facility to connect to CICS-AWS is now available. Banks that prefer to use this

facility may follow the steps described in the attached document (CICS AWS VPN Client Endpoint Setup). For

clarifications, you may get in touch with the following officers, to wit:


Name Email Landline Mobile

Noel Quitlong noelquitlong@pchc.com.ph 8537-2712 0917-8387056

Johndale Regalado johndaleregalado@pchc.com.ph 8537-2708 0917-5921578

2. At this time, most of the acquired PBM servers were already distributed to the different shareholder and

associate member banks. As such please find below the target timelines of the next steps that will be

performed.


Activities Target Schedule


1. PBM Server Setup

Installation/Configuration/Setup of the new PBM server and Until June 17, 2022

connectivity testing

2. Test Activities

Normal Processing Simulation (Outward Processing)* June 20– June 24

Normal Processing Simulation (Inward Processing)* June 27 – July 01

Exception Processing Simulation* July 04 – July 08

Holiday Declaration July 04

Clearing Suspension July 06

Resumption of Normal Clearing July 07

Parallel Testing July 11 – July 15


3. Implementation (“Big Bang” Approach)

Target ‘LIVE’ Date (exact date to be determined subject Q3 - 2022

to the readiness of all the banks)

* - Test Scripts will be provided via email before the scheduled date.


3. As of June 09, 2022, the following banks were noted to have completed setup of the new PBM application and

were able to send transactions successfully to the CICS-AWS backend host, to wit:


Code Bank Name Code Bank Name

004 BANK OF THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS 069 CTBC BANK (PHILIPPINES) CORP.

007 CITIBANK N A 071 KEB HANA BANK

008 PHILIPPINE NATIONAL BANK 072 JPMORGAN CHASE BANK

009 PHILIPPINE TRUST COMPANY 076 BDO PRIVATE BANK INC

010 CHINA BANKING CORPORATION 078 FIRST CONSOLIDATED BANK

014 SECURITY BANK CORPORATION 082 MALAYAN SAVINGS AND MORT BANK

022 MAYBANK PHILS INC 100 BANK ONE SAVINGS CORPORATION

023 QUEEN CITY DEVELOPMENT BANK 102 ASIA UNITED BANK

029 UNITED COCONUT PLANTERS BANK 103 CITYSTATE SAVINGS BANK INC

033 PHILIPPINE VETERANS BANK 112 CHINA BANK SAVINGS INC

035 LAND BANK OF THE PHILIPPINES 113 YUANTA SAVINGS BANK INC

036 AL-AMANAH ISLAMIC INVEST BANK 114 BANK OF CHINA HONG KONG LIMITED

039 BPI FAMILY BANK 118 BDO NETWORK BANK

046 MUFG BANK LTD 120 WEALTH DEVELOPMENT BANK CORP

049 UCPB SAVINGS BANK 124 CITY SAVINGS BANK

053 BANCO DE ORO UNIBANK INC 126 LUZON DEVELOPMENT BANK

054 BPI - DIRECT SAVINGS BANK 129 ALLBANK A THRIFT BANK

059 DEVELOPMENT BANK OF THE PHILS. 130 SHINHAN BANK

062 EAST-WEST BANKING CORPORATION 131 INDUSTRIAL BANK OF KOREA

064 MIZUHO BANK LTD 153 DUMAGUETE CITY DEVELOPMENT BANK INC


4. Meanwhile, listed below are the participant banks that are currently working on the installation and

configuration of their PBM server:


Code Bank Name Code Bank Name

005 THE STANDARD CHARTERED BANK 096 EQUICOM SAVINGS BANK INC

011 PHIL BANK OF COMMUNICATIONS 097 PHILIPPINE BUSINESS BANK

026 METROPOLITAN BANK AND TRUST CO 107 ROBINSONS BANK CORPORATION

028 RIZAL COMMERCIAL BANKING CORP 119 STERLING BANK OF ASIA INC

044 BANK OF COMMERCE 121 BANK OF MAKATI

051 CENTURY SAVINGS BANK 122 PRODUCERS SAVINGS BANK CORP

056 MEGA INTL COMML BANK CO LTD 123 PENBANK

060 RCBC SAVINGS BANK 128 SUMITOMO MITSUI BANKING CORP

066 ING BANK N V 132 CATHAY UNITED BANK CO LTD

095 ISLA BANK INCORPORATED


5. Lastly, PCHC highly encourage the following banks to already install and configure the new PBM Application on

their server and perform connectivity testing in order to participate in the scheduled test activities so that they

may meet the 3rd Quarter Live Implementation Target Date:

Code Bank Name Code Bank Name

003 BANGKO SENTRAL NG PILIPINAS 070 AUSTRALIA - NEW ZEALAND BANK

006 HK AND SHANGHAI BANKING CORP. 089 HSBC SAVINGS BANK PHILS INC

012 BANK OF AMERICA NATL ASSN 127 1ST VALLEY BANK

027 UNITED OVERSEAS BANK PHILS 133 HUA NAN COMMERCIAL BANK LTD

041 UNION BANK OF THE PHILS 134 FIRST COMMERCIAL BANK LTD

047 PHILIPPINE SAVINGS BANK 139 GUAGUA RURAL BANK INC

065 DEUTSCHE BANK 147 INDUSTRIAL & COMM'L BANK OF CHINA LTD

067 BANGKOK BANK PUBLIC CO LTD


6. Please be guided accordingly.

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