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First National Bank senses growth potential in Ghana

August 10, 2020

Richard Hudson, chief executive officer at First National Bank Ghana, discusses the country’s expanding investment banking sector and the impact of new capital regulations

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Digital transactions in Asia on the rise

August 10, 2020

Nowhere has the pivot towards digital transactions been more successful than in Asia. Coronavirus has been an unexpected boon, driving greater adoption of digital banking and mobile payments.

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Asia’s supply chains reconfigure for a post-coronavirus world

August 7, 2020

The coronavirus shutdowns brought Asia’s supply chains to a halt, requiring quick action to adapt them and their financing. Kimberley Long reports.  

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Navigating a New Era in Commercial Lending

August 5, 2020

COVID-19 continues to slam several U.S. states – sickening people, overwhelming hospitals, slashing employment and closing businesses large and small. There is another type of wave building on the horizon – and it is lining up to challenge small business lenders in the U.S. over the next few months. Here Raja Sengupta, Executive Vice President of Wolters Kluwer Lien Solutions, and Dan Massoni, former Executive Vice President of Institutional Credit Risk Management at American Express, shed some light on how lenders can apply risk management practices to set the stage for long-term growth when working with borrowers, issuing new loans, and participating in federal lending programs.

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European retail banking in need of a revolution

August 5, 2020

European retail banks were facing numerous challenges before the coronavirus pandemic hit and are under even more pressure now. They will need to embrace change if they are to survive.

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ESG to spark a revolution in corporate reporting

August 5, 2020

Investors are keen to understand the impact companies are having on the environment and society at large, but gathering and presenting that data remains a complex task.

Glimpse of post-Brexit UK regime reveals nothing radical

August 3, 2020

The UK has given the first real look at what it intends to do with its financial regulatory regime once it leaves the EU’s economic arrangements at the end of the year – and, in short, it is not that different to now. 

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UK banks ordered to plan for climate change risks by 2021

July 17, 2020

Financial firms warned reporting climate-related information will soon become mandatory.

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Coronavirus creates ideal breeding ground for cybercrime

July 16, 2020

The rise in digital payments and widespread working from home as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic means banks must deal with a more complex cyber-threat environment. 

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Spanish banks reap benefits from online presence

July 13, 2020

Spanish banks adapted to crisis quickly – but most acknowledge it will hit profitability.

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