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Time to give Greece credit where it's due

September 23, 2013

Greece is finally starting to deliver on its IMF reform programme, but it will need help to ease the official debt burden.

View from Sibos

View from Sibos: Ann Cairns, president, international markets, MasterCard

September 19, 2013

Jane Cooper, The Banker's transaction banking editor, speaks with Ann Cairns, MasterCard's president of international markets, at Sibos 2013 in Dubai.

View from Sibos: Bruno Prigent, global head of securities services, Société Générale

September 19, 2013

Brian Caplen, editor of The Banker, speaks with Bruno Prigent, Société Générale's global head of securities services, at Sibos 2013 in Dubai. 

View from Sibos: Ather Williams, managing director, head of global payments, Bank of America Merrill Lynch

September 19, 2013

Jane Cooper, The Banker's transaction banking editor, speaks with Ather Williams, head of global payments for the transaction banking business at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, during the Sibos 2013 conference held in Dubai.

View From Sibos 2013

Staying ahead in global transaction banking

September 4, 2013

Ahead of their meeting on a panel at this year's Sibos, Brian Caplen, editor of The Banker, and Jennifer Boussuge, head of global transaction services at Bank of America Merill Lynch, discuss the key issues dominating the global transaction banking space, including the potential of big data, the cost of regulation and the need for an adaptive business model.

A new alternative: Islamic finance and its widening appeal

September 4, 2013

As part of The Banker's pre-Sibos build up, editor Brian Caplen talks to Harris Irfan, founder of Islamic finance advisory firm Cordoba Capital, about the prospects for Islamic finance in trade financing.

Better, faster, stronger: How payments infrastructures are changing

September 4, 2013

As part of The Banker's pre-Sibos build up, editor Brian Caplen and chief executive of VocaLink David Yates discuss the ways in which payments infrastructures are having to adapt to emerging technologies and changing consumer habits.

Swift’s chief executive Gottfried Leibbrandt

Swift's chief executive discusses Sibos agenda

September 3, 2013

Ahead of the annual Sibos conference, The Banker’s editor Brian Caplen discusses the event’s agenda with Swift’s chief executive Gottfried Leibbrandt. They consider the impact of inbound regulations, the rise of new technologies, the big data challenge, emerging market growth and the wider economic picture.

Innovation in Technology and Transaction Banking Awards 2013 - Vendor winners

September 2, 2013

The winners in the vendor categories of The Banker's Innovation in Technology and Transaction Banking Awards for 2013.

Innovation in Technology and Transaction Banking Awards 2013 - Retail banking

September 2, 2013

The winners in the retail banking categories of The Banker's Innovation in Technology and Transaction Banking Awards for 2013.

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