Securing the Future of Digital Finance

Securing the Future of Digital Finance

TODAY: Sept. 9, 2022 PUB DATE: Sept. 9, 2022

As institutions and corporates stock up on digital assets, they must also ensure these are well safeguarded, says Ee Fong Soh, Group Head of Securities & Fiduciary Services at DBS.  

How Central Bank Digital Currencies are Changing the Game

How Central Bank Digital Currencies are Changing the Game

TODAY: Sept. 9, 2022 PUB DATE: Sept. 5, 2022

Historically, banks have been wary of digital currencies. As central banks begin to explore digital currencies, Naa Wilson, Head of Cross Border Payments at Standard Bank Group, says banks and treasurers who fail to get on board risk missing out. 

Digital Banking for Rwanda’s Untapped Markets

Digital Banking for Rwanda’s Untapped Markets

TODAY: Sept. 9, 2022 PUB DATE: Sept. 2, 2022

Rwanda’s underbanked retail and commercial markets represent significant growth opportunities for Bank of Kigali (BK), Rwanda’s leading commercial bank. Dr. Diane Karusisi, BK’s CEO, discusses the bank’s growth, digital innovation and market expansion strategy. 

Growing Digital Demand in Frontier Emerging Markets

Growing Digital Demand in Frontier Emerging Markets

TODAY: Sept. 9, 2022 PUB DATE: Aug. 18, 2022

Egypt’s fastest growing bank and the leading investment bank in frontier emerging markets, EFG Hermes has put digital innovation at the heart of its growth strategy. EFG Hermes’s Ahmed Waly, Head of Brokerage, Mohamed Fathy, Chief Information Officer and Mohamed Keshk, Corporate Product Manager, discuss the digital future of brokerage and relaunching the bank’s mobile trading app to serve increasing retail demand.

In Conversation With Nick Smith, SmartStream Technologies

In Conversation With Nick Smith, SmartStream Technologies

TODAY: Sept. 9, 2022 PUB DATE: Aug. 9, 2022

Nick Smith, Global Head of Managed Services at SmartStream Technologies speaks with Global Finance’s Founder and Editorial Director Joseph Giarraputo about how SmartStream are driving innovation, what technology shifts they are seeing, and the rise in adoption of cloud services and APIs.

Is Spearheading Sustainability Crucial for a Treasury?

Is Spearheading Sustainability Crucial for a Treasury?

TODAY: Sept. 9, 2022 PUB DATE: July 21, 2022

The responsibility of treasurers to drive the ESG agenda within their organisations continues to grow. Treasury teams have a pivotal role in supporting efforts to integrate ESG standards and implement sustainability practices with business objectives. The goal is to meet ...

Innovating Islamic Banking

Innovating Islamic Banking

TODAY: Sept. 9, 2022 PUB DATE: June 13, 2022

  Global Finance: How is Boubyan’s digital strategy setting a benchmark for Islamic banking? Abdullah Al Tuwaijri:  Boubyan Bank launched a multi phase strategy in 2011 with the goal of making Islamic banking modern, appealing and digital. We aren’t just ...

Innovating a Seamless Banking Experience

Innovating a Seamless Banking Experience

TODAY: Sept. 9, 2022 PUB DATE: June 6, 2022

  Global Finance: How has CBQ’s successful tech innovation influenced your overall banking strategy? Shahnawaz Rashid: Technology and innovation has more than influenced CBQ: it is the core of our banking strategy. Client experience and innovation are two of the ...

Georgia: The next destination for building your business

Georgia: The next destination for building your business

TODAY: Sept. 9, 2022 PUB DATE: May 18, 2022

Today, Georgia’s reputation as one of the easiest places in the world to conduct business, combined with generous government subsidies – including but not limited to incentives for automotive and electrical manufacturing, low taxes and operating costs, a highly educated ...

In Conversation With Andreas Lutz, CEO of Fides

In Conversation With Andreas Lutz, CEO of Fides

TODAY: Sept. 9, 2022 PUB DATE: March 28, 2022

Andreas Lutz, CEO of Fides Treasury Services speaks with Global Finance’s Founder and Editorial Director Joseph Giarraputo about the challenges facing treasury and finance professionals, how open banking and APIs are changing the bank connectivity landscape and the most important area for corporates to focus on related to cross-border payments.

In Conversation With Isaac Kamuta, Ecobank Group

In Conversation With Isaac Kamuta, Ecobank Group

TODAY: Sept. 9, 2022 PUB DATE: March 23, 2022

Isaac Kamuta, Group Head: Payment Services, Cash Management and Client Access for Ecobank Group speaks with Global Finance’s Founder and Editorial Director Joseph Giarraputo about the challenges of making payments across various African nations and currencies, recent technological advances that have made banking easier for Ecobank’s clients and the strategic advantages that Ecobank offers those looking to do business in Africa.

Powering the Future of Financial Services with Cloud

Powering the Future of Financial Services with Cloud

TODAY: Sept. 9, 2022 PUB DATE: March 4, 2022

As economies reopen, Financial Services (FS) organizations continue to focus on reinventing ways of working and doing business. Dennis Gada from Infosys explains how cloud is shifting from being a technology enabler to business transformation enabler.

In Conversation with Eugene Markman, COO of ION FX

In Conversation with Eugene Markman, COO of ION FX

TODAY: Sept. 9, 2022 PUB DATE: Feb. 15, 2022

ION FX won Best API Trader in Global Finance’s World’s Best FX Tech Providers for its MarketFactory futures product, which covers all FX workflows and instruments, with speeds of 5-7 microseconds, giving access to equities, energy, rates and agriculture. Following ...

In Conversation With Mudassir Amray, CEO of Titan Trust Bank

In Conversation With Mudassir Amray, CEO of Titan Trust Bank

TODAY: Sept. 9, 2022 PUB DATE: Feb. 3, 2022

Mudassir Amray, CEO and Managing Director of Nigeria’s Titan Trust Bank, speaks with Global Finance’s Founder and Editorial Director Joseph Giarraputo about the challenges of banking in Africa, the impact of the pandemic, Titan’s use of technology and its recent acquisition of Nigeria’s Union Bank.

Leading Digital Banking Innovation in Bahrain and Beyond

Leading Digital Banking Innovation in Bahrain and Beyond

TODAY: Sept. 9, 2022 PUB DATE: Jan. 28, 2022

One of Bahrain’s largest financial institutions, Ahli United Bank (AUB) is at the forefront of digital transformation. Its mass adoption of FinTech services resulted in exceptional performance despite economic turbulence, and AUB has won multiple accolades for financial performance, growth, ...

Join Your Customers' World

Join Your Customers' World

TODAY: Sept. 9, 2022 PUB DATE: Dec. 23, 2021

Social media is an indispensable marketing tool for knowing your customers. Hussein M. Ali Al-Abdulla, Commercial Bank Qatar’s Executive General Manager & Chief Marketing Officer, discusses strategies that made it Global Finance’s “Best Bank for Social Media & Marketing” for ...