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Asia’s central banks collaborate on digital payments

Today 09:02 am

Central banks across Asia are working together on real-time cross-border payments and central bank digital currency initiatives.


UAE banks remain cautious on lending

Today 09:01 am

Protected from the worst of the Covid-19 pandemic by the central bank, UAE's stable banking sector faces asset quality challenges and profitability pressures. Is further M&A on the cards?


UAE's Zand aims to support SMEs

January 25, 2022

On the runway to launch, the CEO of the UAE's new digital-only bank talks about its plans to attract customers in a competitive market.


Is Europe’s primary dealership model fit to last?

January 24, 2022

Recent high-profile exits from primary dealerships across Europe have reignited the debate on whether this model is sustainable for banks.


UAE's competitiveness agenda

January 21, 2022

Already one of the most dynamic economies in the Middle East, the UAE is continuing to pass bold reforms to attract investment and talent from around the world.


Achieving Africa’s just transition

January 20, 2022

The financial sector has a critical role to play in supporting positive environmental, social and economic outcomes across the continent.

Top 1000 World Banks - Australian banks stay top in Asia-Pacific

January 11, 2022

Australia’s banks continue to dominate the regional table, excluding China and Japan, while South Korea and Vietnam also make an impressive showing.

Top 1000 World Banks - Will Latin American banks’ resilience continue?

January 11, 2022

Latin American banks have had mixed fortunes in 2020, largely dependent on their pre-pandemic situation. While some have seen growth, persistent lockdown measures could threaten this in 2021.

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Enel: zero emissions and fully ‘electrified’ by 2040

January 7, 2022

The sustainable finance pioneer has big plans to cut carbon emissions — both its own and its customers’.

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Expanding access to financial services in Africa

January 4, 2022

Dare Okoudjou, CEO, MFS Africa, talks to The Banker about the changing agent banking model and the future of mobile banking across the continent.

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