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Minority-owned investment banks increase share in US corporate bond markets

June 8, 2021

Minority-, women- and veteran-owned firms are playing a more prominent role in corporate bond issuance. But will it prove to be a long-term shift? 

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Will the CSRD help banks hit new sustainability targets?

May 21, 2021

Once the EU directive is implemented, banks should be able to access much more granular climate data from companies.

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Citi’s small, but perfectly formed, $100m bond raise for Unicef has a big impact

May 19, 2021

The unusual deal involved Citi’s private bank and enabled the UN agency to finance marketing activity promoting its vital work. 

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Asian Islamic finance plugs into fintech future

May 19, 2021

Asia’s Muslim population is held back by the lack of faith-based financial services.

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Sustainable ABS: as easy as ABC?

May 18, 2021

Green and social securitisation transactions are starting to break through. Is this market on the cusp of taking off?

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Citi gets set for growth in the Nordics

May 17, 2021

Alex Stiris outlines Citi’s ambitious plans for the region, including the expansion of its commercial banking and custody offerings.

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Sun Country’s IPO takes off

May 12, 2021

The chief financial officer of the first US airline to go public in two years on how it defied the travel industry’s bleak outlook.

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Islamic finance in Indonesia at a tipping point

May 12, 2021

Sharia-compliant lending made up 7% of Indonesia’s banking industry last year, but new initiatives should boost the sector.

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Deals of the Year 2021 – Middle East

May 4, 2021

A look at the year's most noteworthy deals in the Middle East.

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Deals of the Year 2021 – Europe

May 4, 2021

The best deals in Europe over the past year are celebrated.

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