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Can SMEs escape no-man’s land?

December 1, 2007

Banks are looking to increase the number of commercial banking services they offer via internet platforms. But what do their small and medium-sized enterprise customers want and what can realistically be migrated? Nicholas Pratt reports.

Still optimistic

December 1, 2007

Concern about a potential franc zone devaluation is countered by a generally bullish mood across the region, writes Jon Marks.

Launch of a catalyst

December 1, 2007

MediCapital, the new sales and investment banking arm of BMCE, aims to spark interest in untapped African markets. Neil Sen reports.

Anthony McCarthy

December 1, 2007

The CIO of investment banking technology within Deutsche’s Corporate and Investment Bank remains unmoved by the summer’s crisis. Alan Duerden reports.

Signs of Nigerian lift-off

December 1, 2007

South African banks remain dominant as Nigeria’s programme of capitalisation starts to bear fruit.

Trade financing in Africa: new structures for the future

December 1, 2007

Bankers and governments have been moving back into trade financing in Africa and creating new financial structures to mitigate the risks.

Global shift as China looks overseas

December 1, 2007

China is beginning a march abroad with banks aiming to imitate the international prominence of the country’s manufacturing industry. Stephen Timewell reports.

The rise and rise of KIT

December 1, 2007

In just 18 months, Russian bank KIT Finance has become a major player, and it plans to get a lot bigger. By Ben Aris.

Anticipating acceptance

December 1, 2007

Despite international embargoes that restrict their operations, Northern Cyprus banks are making preparations in the hope that eventually they will be included in the EU. Nick Kochan reports.

Serious questions to address about Basel

December 1, 2007

Basel II , John Plender,Financial Times, Pushpam Chatterjee, Deloitte-Touche

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