he usage of Batch booking (BtchBookg) may be bank dependent. Some banks may even ignore the element value and use fixed value instead. The value given in this element may affect the halding of transactions and the reporting of these transactions in account reporting messages (e.g. camt.05x or MT9xx).


EPC gives the following guidance for the usage of Batch booking (BthcBookg)

  • If present and contains ‘true’, batch booking is requested.
  • If present and contains ‘false’, booking per transaction is requested.