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Unicorn status draws in the talent

October 4, 2021

Hitting the $1bn valuation mark can play a role in helping fintechs attract the best talent. 

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A bumper year for Gulf capital markets

October 4, 2021

Equity markets in the Middle East are waking from their slumber as oil prices rise.

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The Banker's Investment Banking Awards 2021

October 1, 2021

The demands placed on banks have never been higher and those that have truly risen to the occasion have come out on top in The Banker’s Investment Banking Awards this year.

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Is banking ready for treasury-as-a-service?

September 3, 2021

Can banks help corporate treasurers drive operational efficiencies through a treasury on-demand service?

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Private capital markets come out of the shadows

September 3, 2021

Private capital markets are becoming a go-to option for growth-hungry investors, and look set for continued growth.

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The hidden cost of Russia’s Mir system

July 30, 2021

The homegrown payments system is good news for the state, but will have unfortunate consequences for the private sector.

Saudi Arabian lenders make gains in the Top 1000

July 26, 2021

Gulf country's banks are the main regional gainers in this year’s ranking, as loan books continued to rise healthily.

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Will office-first or hybrid working be king?

July 26, 2021

The jury is still out on whether banks should prioritise a return to in-person culture or embrace a new way of working.

Allowances for loan losses surge in the US

July 20, 2021

The US saw a 106.1% year-on-year increase in money set aside in case of bad loans, according to the Top 1000 World Banks ranking.

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Latam banks grapple with Covid-19 fallout

July 19, 2021

Leading lenders in Brazil, Mexico and Colombia saw profits slump last year. 

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What impact did the global pandemic have on banks?

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