Category: Banking

BNY Mellon shares its expertise on Solvency II

Bank regulations – particularly the upcoming Basel III Accord – are currently a subject of great debate, but the insurance industry is facing its own regulatory challenge in the form of Solvency II. Writing in Trade and Forfaiting Review, BNY Mellon’s Paul Traynor, Head of Insurance Services EMEA, discusses how insurers can best prepare to …

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FT citation – demonstrating Natixis’ expert view

Bank analyst Alex Koagne, who sits within Natixis’ Equities Research group in Paris, provides the FT with an explanation for the biggest one-day rally in Greek banking shares for 10 months. Ahead of Greece’s key June elections, strong poll results and the anticipated victory for New Democracy evidently gave investors renewed confidence in the Greek …

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Natixis thought leadership on UK roads infrastructure

The government wants to encourage private sector funds into under-resourced UK road infrastructure. But how best to attract the levels of investment required from pension funds, sovereign wealth funds and other institutional investors? In a thought-piece published in Infrastructure Journal, Ashley Blows, Global Head of Infrastructure in the Project Finance group at Natixis, describes the …

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Commerzbank highlights trading opportunities in Eastern Europe

Having recently been named as the “most confirming bank” for letters of credit under the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development’s Trade Facilitation Programme for the eighth year in a row (a story that was covered in Trade Finance magazine among others), it’s fair to say that Commerzbank are well placed to discuss trade in Eastern Europe. …

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Deutsche Bank's thought leadership

Deutsche Bank’s Global Transaction Banking unit prides itself on thought leadership – on its intellectual commitment to the sector as much as its strong products and services. Consequently – and with Moorgate’s help – the bank has been developing a series of white papers looking at trends and needs in this growing area of banking. …

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