BNY Mellon’s Bana Akkad Azhari discusses fintech in the Middle East

In an article for the American Lebanese Chamber of Commerce, BNY Mellon’s Head of Treasury Services, MEA and CIS, discusses how technology innovation is changing the landscape of finance in the Middle East.

Azhari notes that, while the Middle East has been somewhat slower to explore some of these opportunities than other parts of the world, appetite for digitisation is growing in correlation with the region’s millennial population. She specially draws attention to the growing momentum of fintech activity in Lebanon, the growing importance of bank-fintech collaboration and BNY Mellon’s own pioneering cloud-based ecosystem, NEXEN.

To read the full article, please click here and scroll to page 9.


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