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Bank of the Year Awards 2017 – Africa

November 30, 2017

Africa's top lenders from 2017.

Barnier’s words imply hard Brexit for London

November 27, 2017

EU chief negotiator Michel Barnier appears to have crushed City of London hopes for a financial services free-trade deal after Brexit.

Will China keep up its regulatory crackdown?

November 27, 2017

The Chinese authorities’ regulatory clampdown has entered its next phase. Will they persist, if even the economy suffers?

Time to tackle the vexed question of European NPLs

October 30, 2017

While proposals by Europe’s regulators to tackle the continent’s bad loans are already meeting resistance from some quarters. The issue must be tackled sooner rather than later.

The future is bright for Islamic finance

October 30, 2017

Islamic finance is a complex sector, but this nascent market holds huge potential down to sheer numbers of underserved citizens.

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PWM/The Banker Private Banking Awards 2017

October 27, 2017

UBS may have come out on top once again in our annual private banking awards, but competitors are closing in, while a number of regional banks appear to be making a successful transition onto the global stage

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Transaction Banking Awards 2017

October 2, 2017

The transaction banking business may be undergoing dramatic disruption but the financial institutions active in this space are rising to the challenge and taking advantage of the opportunity to transform their banking business

Why AI is the best weapon to fight fraud

September 25, 2017

Monitoring and investigating fraud is crucial, but time and people intensive, for banks. Now they are employing artificial intelligence as part of their weaponry, reports Joy Macknight.

What Arab leaders could learn from banks

September 25, 2017

Arab banks’ prudence regarding risk taking and regulation is paying off, and providing stability in an era of regional political turmoil and low oil prices.

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The Banker's Investment Banking Awards, 2017

September 7, 2017

The Banker’s Investment Banking Awards for 2017 reveal a broad array of firms stamping their authority over different asset classes and coverage areas.

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