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Citi plays leading role in Asian SPAC markets

February 25, 2022

As Asian SPAC markets develop a life of their own, Citi is in a prime position to continue supporting both the capital raising and de-SPAC stages. 

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UniCredit 'unlocks' upgraded ambitions and client capabilities

February 25, 2022

The bank has revamped its approach, to place client needs at the heart of how it does business says its head of client solutions.

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Digital front ends, analogue processes

February 25, 2022

Banks are creaking under the strain of not having end-to-end digital processes.

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AI on the Danube

February 24, 2022

Péter Csányi, deputy CEO, head of the digital division at OTP Group, is making sure the bank's new supercomputer speaks Hungarian. 

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‘Instant-fication’ is coming – are transaction banks prepared?

February 22, 2022

To be ready for the move to real-time everything, transaction banks need to modernise their plumbing, re-engineer their core processes and harmonise their data flows, as well as bring their corporate and SME clients on the journey with them.

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How UK Faster Payments changed the world

February 21, 2022

Almost 14 years ago, the UK led the world in developing real-time payment rails. 

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Quantum will drive the future of financial services

February 18, 2022

Whoever gets into quantum computing today will set the tone in financial services tomorrow.

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UK private sector consortium enters the CBDC game

February 15, 2022

No longer content to sit on the sidelines of the Bank of England’s digital currency experiments, Project New Era plans to launch a private sector consortium for a real-world ‘dSterling’ pilot.

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AutoStore boxes clever to achieve bumper Oslo IPO

February 14, 2022

The Norwegian robotics firm’s technology evolved from an internal solution into the country’s biggest listing in two decades.

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Are regulations the roots of innovation?

February 9, 2022

For most of my time working with banks, regulators were about clipping banks’ wings to suit the market. Today they are all about opening markets and enabling innovation.

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