Our research and analysis on Transaction Banking
The following in-depth pieces represent our archive of research and analysis on Transaction Banking.
Airbus seeks better control over financial supply chain via bank acquisition
Date: Feb 20, 2014 | Author: Magessan Raj
Formation of Airbus Group Bank is pending regulatory approval, as the group follows in the footsteps of Siemens, Daimler, BMW and Peugeot by establishing an in-house bank to improve financial flexibility.
Trade finance impeded by Basel III; regulators must take a step back
Date: Dec 18, 2013 | Author: Esther Tan
Basel III's end goal is to create an infallible financial system, but at what cost to banks' business growth?
Increased trade between China and Switzerland to drive financial integration
Date: Dec 17, 2013 | Author: Martin Maurer
Martin Maurer, CEO, Association of Foreign Banks in Switzerland, discusses the potential benefits arising from China and Switzerland’s free trade collaboration.
“The missing link is the electronic movement of documents”
Date: Dec 05, 2013 | Author: Esther Tan
Tom Rahder, Vice President, Product Strategy at Bolero, discusses the benefits and future of electronic letters of credit.
"Emergence of new offshore Rmb hubs offer chance to foster closer collaboration"
Date: Dec 03, 2013 | Author: Esther Tan
Joe Ng, head of renminbi payments product management, Asia Pacific, Deutsche Bank, discusses financial regulators’ role in encouraging greater prevalence of the currency.
Holistic customer relationship management priority for Thai transaction banks
Date: Nov 26, 2013 | Author: Research
Proceedings report from The Asian Banker’s Thailand Heads of Transaction Banking Dialogue 2013, on the competitive transaction banking landscape and associated challenges faced by Thai banks today.
Rmb internationalisation must be accompanied by deeper reforms within China’s financial system
Date: Nov 18, 2013 | Author: Research
Proceedings report from the RenminbiWorld Conference 2013, on the status of foreign currency swaps and the creation of international renminbi liquidity.
Optimising use of Rmb crucial for corporates keen to leverage on growing Asia trade scene
Date: Nov 13, 2013 | Author: Esther Tan
“The global financial supply chain as seen from inside an emerging market” dialogue, held during The Asian Banker’s RenminbiWorld Conference 2013, discussed opportunities and challenges arising from increased renminbi adoption.