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30 August 2014
According to Asia Development Bank, the definition of extreme poverty in Asia when measured as income or expenditure of US$1.25...
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30 August 2014
Specialist trade financier Falcon Group has been assigned a first-time issuer credit rating of Ba3 and a Ba3 Corporate Family...
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30 August 2014
Ukrainian agri-business corporate Kernel has renewed two pre-export (PXF) working capital credit facilities with syndicates of...

Face to face

Carole Berndt
Clarissa Dann collars Carole Berndt after her surprise move to RBS and hears about the three pillars of GTS...
Alain Raes
In the run-up to Sibos Boston 2014, SWIFT’s Alain Raes reflects on new trade flows and the impact of regulation on...

Blog

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At Sibos Dubai 2013, the SWIFT Innotribe stream ran a session...
Andre Casterman
André Casterman says that banks and corporates need to take advantage of digital...

Commodities

Energy pipeline
Now that EU sectoral sanctions target Russian energy production, how will this effect overall supplies - and pricing? Hans van...
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Rosneft’s chief executive officer Igor Sechin has made an appeal to the Russian government for a bail-out of up to RUB1....

Regions

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According to Asia Development Bank, the definition of extreme poverty in Asia when measured as income or expenditure of US$1.25...
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Rumblings about the much-celebrated Bali trade facilitation agreement between WTO members came to a head towards the end of...

Features

Energy pipeline
Now that EU sectoral sanctions target Russian energy production, how will this effect overall supplies - and pricing? Hans van Cleef demonstrates how...
KYC_ Know your customer
Robert Parson looks at KYC, AML and sanctions vigilance in a constantly evolving trade finance landscape    
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With Frankfurt and London confirmed as RMB clearing centres in June 2014, China's offshore yuan is ramping up its role in trade settlement. Clarissa Dann...
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Will Sawyer looks ahead to what the expansion of the Panama Canal will bring to US grain exports and the potential power shift in global exports

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Reports & Data

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The IMF’s July 2014 World Economic Outlook (WEO) Update says that global recovery continues but at an uneven pace, and...
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Latin America is booming, according to Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s annual report on the LatAm market, entitled...

Opinion

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Tightened KYC, AML and sanctions regulation are here to stay but dialogue with regulators has room for improvement say TFR...
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TFR talks to Coastline Solutions about how online training helps reduce disputes and refusals

Technology update

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19 August 2014
Recognised leading financial software company, Misys, has acquired Custom Credit Systems (CCS), a US-based provider of...
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7 August 2014
Interested shippers and forwarders can now make use of the FIATA (Fédération Internationale des Associations de...
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29 July 2014
As a global provider of food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services, Cargill, one of the world’s...
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