Our archives on SWIFT
SWIFT to tighten financial innovation collaboration through Innotribe challenge
Date: Feb 07, 2014 | Author: Magessan RajInnotribe Startup Challenge 2014 serves as platform for up and coming financial tech startups to showcase new, cutting edge products and services.
"Simply being reactive when offering renminbi products to clients is not enough"
Date: Nov 07, 2013 | Author: Agnes VargasAgnes Vargas, regional head, Greater China & ASEAN, Commerzbank explains how formulating a Rmb strategy is critical for banks trying to capitalise on the currency’s burgeoning popularity.
Rmb payments in Europe rise, driven by strong Q3 2013 growth
Date: Oct 31, 2013 | Author: Timothy ShimEurope’s 163% payments rise in renminbi over 2013 combined with strong Q3 growth has led it to equal Asia (excluding China and Hong Kong) in value of renminbi payments.
“There is a huge market of corporates in Japan, China, India and ASEAN”
Date: Oct 07, 2013 | Author: Esther TanAlain Raes, CEO at SWIFT Asia Pacific, discusses the organisation’s bid to better penetrate the APAC market, as well as challenges faced in the region.
Transaction bankers remain bullish about prospects in Asia
Date: Oct 03, 2013 | Author: ResearchDespite ongoing uncertainty and volatility in the region’s financial sector, transaction bankers are optimistic about trade in the region in the face of a US recovery and anticipated volume growth.
Are corporates’ centralisation needs being met by their banking partners?
Date: Sep 23, 2013 | Author: Esther TanIt is essential for corporates to communicate the finer details to their banking partners; banks must be honest about their limitations in delivering results.
Enhanced treasurer-banker collaboration key to unlocking further revenue streams
Date: Sep 20, 2013 | Author: Magessan RajNew technologies, centralisation, and market identification form key areas of focus for treasurers and bankers looking to drive future growth.
Sibos 2013: Regulation, opportunities, operational excellence
Date: Sep 06, 2013 | Author: Magessan RajWith focus on Asia as the next growth platform, transformation is also occurring elsewhere in transaction banking, particularly in market infrastructures.
Germany records strong Rmb growth, opens door to becoming clearing hub in Europe
Date: Jul 08, 2013 | Author: Baron LaudermilkGermany cements position as one of China major trading partners, as Rmb payments value rose 71% in May 2013.