Category: Moorgate

ICC UK’s Sir Mike Rake discussing Brexit on the BBC Radio 4 Today Programme

Sir Mike Rake, Chair of ICC United Kingdom, appeared early this morning on BBC Radio 4’s Today Programme. Interviewed by presenters John Humphrys and Sarah Montague, Sir Mike was first questioned on broadband investment and connectivity, and proceeded to discuss the importance of transitional arrangements and being “intensely practical” while the UK negotiates trade agreements …

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BNY Mellon features in EMEA Finance correspondent banking article

Providing services across borders can present significant challenges to transaction banks operating in the EMEA region. In EMEA Finance, Dominic Broom, Head of Treasury Services EMEA at BNY Mellon, describes the obstacles that banks face and the importance of maintaining a thorough understanding of all legal and regulatory specifications in the countries involved in order …

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In Banking Technology’s Sibos edition, BNY Mellon’s Anthony Brady explains the importance of collaboration for enhancing global payments

Fintech companies dedicated to the renovation of outdated payment systems using cutting-edge technology have emerged across the globe. Whilst initially banks viewed fintech with trepidation and uncertainty, increasingly banks are embracing the “fintech revolution”. In Banking Technology, BNY Mellon’s Anthony Brady (Global Head of Business Strategy and Market Solutions, Treasury Services) discusses how banks are …

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Banks must become the “engine room” driving digital change says BNY Mellon in Cash & Trade

Technological transformation is occurring across the finance world, with digitally-driven enhancements making transactions and processes increasingly efficient, transparent and accessible. Fintech companies equipped with real digital creativity initiated this sea of change, but can these new market entrants continue to drive industry developments? BNY Mellon’s Anthony Brady (Global Head of Business Strategy, Market Solutions and …

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BNY Mellon’s Michael Bellacosa discusses how banks’ strategies are evolving in response to fintech and digitisation in TMI’s Sibos edition

The payments space has undergone a significant shake-up in recent years, with new technology capabilities and a mass of fintech companies bursting onto the scene. Banks have subsequently been forced to attune to an increasingly digital landscape and a growth of competition. Yet while this revolution has posed challenge to the banking industry, it also presents …

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ICC Banking Commission’s 2016 Global Survey reported in Moneyweb

Following the release of ICC Banking Commission’s 2016 Global Survey on Trade Finance, Moneyweb – the tier-one South African publication – has reported on the latest Survey’s findings. The Survey found that SMEs bear the brunt of the global shortage of trade finance, facing 58% of rejections for trade finance proposals. In addition, the rate …

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Moorgate helps ICC UK create its first ‘G20: The Voice of UK Business’ magazine

Moorgate has helped the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) United Kingdom to produce its first annual G20 Magazine – released today. The first issue, ‘Challenging Times’ reflects much of the uncertainty in the UK as well as the global trade and business environment. Moorgate supported the initial planning of the overall magazine, while also drafting …

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Moorgate’s clients scoop five golds at this year’s TFR Awards

  Moorgate’s clients came away from this year’s Trade & Forfaiting Review Excellence in Trade Finance Awards with an impressive haul of five wins as Deutsche Bank, ICC Banking Commission, UniCredit, Falcon and Commerzbank all received gold accolades. In a revised format whereby only category winners are recognised, UniCredit triumphed in the close-fought contest for “Best …

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Commerzbank welcomes new Global Head in its new edition of FI.News

Commerzbank has released the latest issue of its biannual newsletter, FI.News, available in interactive e-book format. The newsletter offers a range of insights from Commerzbank’s Financial Institutions experts, along with all the latest news, views and updates. This edition welcomes Dr. Bernd Laber, the new Global Head of Transaction Services and Financial Institutions. In his debut …

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S&P’s new infrastructure appointment covered in the specialist press

In April, Standard & Poor’s EMEA Infrastructure Group named Jon Manley as the new Global Head of Business Development. The position focuses on increasing client engagement and the global coverage of key clients, arrangers and investors in the Infrastructure asset class. Previously S&P’s EMEA Commercial Head of Structured Finance, Manley will now work alongside Susan …

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