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Banking leaders share digital transformation fears

October 28, 2020

Speed of technological change and the ethical conundrums it raises top concerns of over 300 senior executives in new survey.


Resetting the banking sector's moral compass

Today 12:23 pm

The dominant priority at major banks is the maximisation of short-term profits rather than serving the public interest.

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Can the largest fossil fuel financiers change?

Today 12:27 pm

JPMorgan has pledged to push clients towards aligning with the Paris Agreement.

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Achieving results during unpredictable times

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Interview with Andrii Stepanenko, board member in charge of retail banking at Raiffeisen Bank International.

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Will finance become as free as fish?

October 27, 2020

In the Brexit trade discussions, finance looks like being sacrificed to fish. Is finance ready to swim without borders?

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Workable ‘consolidated tape’ vital EU capital markets union hopes

October 28, 2020

Establishing near real-time record of trade prices key to making pan-European project viable, says top European Commission official.

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Using Covid crisis to create a fairer more sustainable economic system

October 2, 2020

Financial sector has a key role in building a more resilient inclusive global economy, says the World Bank's Mahesh Uttamchandani.

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Jefferies' ECM team on the art of finding European equity ‘winners’

October 9, 2020

With investors drawn to European tech and healthcare stocks, it's been a busy period for ECM team.

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Moody’s downgrades UK banks as pandemic bites

October 23, 2020

Negative impact on creditworthiness will increase in proportion to severity and duration of crisis, says rating agency.


Shift to new rate benchmarks still challenging despite DOJ ruling

October 22, 2020

Finance industry faces tricky transition away from the tarnished interbank offered rates (Ibors) to alternative risk free rates.

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Central bank digital currencies: are you ready?

October 7, 2020

As central banks push ahead with digital currency experiments, financial institutions must stay abreast of developments or risk being left behind.

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Khan Bank’s big digital and data push

October 7, 2020

Mongolian lender’s CIO outlines complete IT overhaul to become fully digital bank by 2023.

Commodity markets in a changing world

Marcus Garvey, head of metals and bulks commodity strategy at Macquarie, on the impact of Covid-19 on metal prices and the trends shaping commodity markets.

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Egypt’s economy holds up despite pandemic

October 26, 2020

Country’s banks have benefited from economic circumstances with profitability and capital levels increasing.

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