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Deutsche Bank upgrades its ESG ambitions

February 1, 2021

Bank has placed ESG at the heart of its capital markets strategy and is rising up the league tables.

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Electronic bond trading has reached tipping point, says MarketAxess

February 1, 2021

Last year was a watershed in the electronification of bond markets, says Christophe Roupie.

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Cash clings on in the Middle East and north Africa

February 1, 2021

Obstacles stand in the way of wider financial inclusion in the MENA region which is one of the most unbanked areas of the world.

An unmatched challenge in scale and urgency

February 1, 2021

A widespread vaccine rollout is essential for moving on from Covid-19 limbo.

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A new era for combatting illicit finance

January 27, 2021

Sweeping changes to the US’s anti-money laundering laws will modernise the fight against dirty money.

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Hot topics at the virtual Davos forum

January 26, 2021

With the physical event being postponed until May, political and business leaders have gathered online to discuss key issues facing the global economy.

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US democracy is on probation

January 20, 2021

US institutions withstood the attacks on the Capitol, but its role as global promoter of democracy is crumbling.

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Has open banking reached maturity?

January 19, 2021

As the UK marks its third year of open banking the promised shake-up of financial services is still to come – but it could be on its way. 

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Celebrating 95 years of The Banker

January 12, 2021

The Banker’s long history has seen it cover many seismic moments, from the 1929 Wall Street crash to the Covid-19 crisis.

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Latin America needs a financing boost to restart the economy

January 4, 2021

The president of CAF, the Development Bank of Latin America, says the post-pandemic era is the perfect opportunity for investment in the region’s infrastructure.

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