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Yannick Jung teaser

Dependability paramount for BNP Paribas' EMEA head

May 13, 2020

Building up a reputation for reliability is vital, says BNP Paribas’ Yannick Jung.

Where was the digital back-up to our physical structures?

May 11, 2020

Banks must address problems of business continuity and resiliency in times of global pandemics if they are to fare better when the next one hits.

Sébastien Piednoir teaser

Crédit Agricole CIB uses AI to accelerate data and compliance tasks

May 7, 2020

Crédit Agricole’s corporate and investment banking unit has taken a technology-first approach to risk and compliance.

WD Lakshman teaser

Sri Lanka CBG calls for strong traditional banking

May 6, 2020

The new governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka talks to The Banker about how he will bring his academic experience to the role. 

Dan Barclay teaser

BMO Capital Markets CEO focuses on community responsibility

April 10, 2020

BMO Capital Markets’ CEO talks about the importance of building strong relationships with customers and being a good corporate citizen for delivering long-term value.

Ali Hashim teaser

Maldives CBG considers AI and telcos in modernisation push

April 10, 2020

Maldives central bank governor Ali Hashim is overseeing the modernisation of banking law and technology, with plans to adopt open APIs and attract foreign investors.

Valerie Bannert-Thurner teaser

Nasdaq uses emerging technologies to protect markets

April 9, 2020

Nasdaq’s head of sell-side and buy-side technology Valerie Bannert-Thurner talks about the impact of machine intelligence and behavioural science in surveillance and investigations.

David Silver teaser

Baird's European chief thinks bigger by looking smaller

March 6, 2020

Baird’s head of European investment banking talks to Marie Kemplay about the keys to success in mid-market M&A.

Silvia Attanasio teaser

ABI brings Italian banks onto the blockchain

March 4, 2020

The head of innovation at the Italian banking association talks about a real-life application of distributed ledger technology to drive efficiency in an interbank reconciliation process.

Luis Alberto Moreno teaser

IDB president looks back on 15 years in charge

February 24, 2020

The IDB's president talks about the changes he has observed in Latin America over the past decade-and-a-half, and the increasing importance of development finance.

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