Treasury management

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News
26 May 2016
The Chinese government has issued its first rembini (RMB) bond outside of China in London, England, and is worth RMB3bn (approximately £300m). It is the first ever issuance of a sovereign...
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Technology Update
18 May 2016
BankservAfrica, Africa’s largest automated payments clearing house headquartered in Johannesburg,  is set to implement the INTIX data management technology to financial institutions...
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Technology Update
17 April 2016
Now in their second year, the Fintech innovation awards took place on Wednesday 13 April 2016 at the Brewery, London recognising the brightest and best in financial technology. 2015 was a huge...
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Technology Update
17 April 2016
Financial settlement solutions provider  Ripple has hired Marcus Treacher as global head of strategic accounts. Treacher brings more than 30 years of experience in transaction banking and...
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News
29 March 2016
There is plenty to suggest that the yen rather than the euro will weaken if levels of risk tolerance improve, says Simon Derrick
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News
7 March 2016
Indian banking cooperative SWIFT SCRL and nine partner banks launched their joint-venture, SWIFT India Domestic Service Pvt Ltd (SWIFT India) on 3 March 2016.   After getting the nod of...
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Feature
14 January 2016
Aneta Angelova looks back at how far the RMB has come as a settlement currency and explains why all banks financing trade in and out of China need to become CIPS-ready
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News
7 January 2016
TFR’s former fellowship award winner André Casterman has left SWIFT to pursue new opportunities. After a career with the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication...
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Technology Update
9 December 2015
Intesa Sanpaolo, the Italian global trade bank, has signed up for SWIFT’s 3SKey, a multi-bank and multi-channel solution for corporates to securely authenticate and approve operations using...
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Technology Update
5 December 2015
Deutsche Bank’s Global Transaction Banking (GTB) division is extending the use of SWIFT’s 3SKey service to provide a complete single token service for secure customer authentication on...
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Blog
3 December 2015
The inclusion of the renminbi (RMB)  into the Special Drawing Rights on 30 November 2015, a reserve asset managed by the International Monetary Fund, is a major milestone in China’s...
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News
2 December 2015
The Chinese renminbi (RMB) will be included in the International Monetary Fund (IMF) basket of currencies that make up the Special Drawing Right with effect from 1 October 2016. Announcing its...
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News
25 November 2015
UniCredit has hired George Stein as UK head of global transaction banking (GTB) with immediate effect. Stein will strengthen the bank’s UK trade finance and cash management business. He...
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Awards
5 November 2015
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Feature
5 November 2015
Whitman E Knapp explains the provenance of blockchain and argues that until it is plugged into a structure where compliance, audit, risk legal (CARL) controls are in place, it is unlikely to change...
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Feature
5 November 2015
Treasurers and cash managers are the darlings of Eurofinance each year. But, as Jack Aldane observes, the spectre of digitalisation among banks was what really galvanised talks in 2015
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News
1 November 2015
SWIFT’s 29 October 2015 RMB tracker shows that the Chinese currency fell back one place to position #5 in the ranking table of currencies for international payments by value. In September...
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News
19 October 2015
Cross-border payments continue to lag behind domestic ones in terms of bank readiness and overall efficiencies, says McKinsey in their fifth Global Payments Report presented at Sibos Singapore 2015...
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