Category: News

Actions taken by S&P Global Ratings following Carillion collapse covered by InfraNews

Following the collapse of U.K.-based construction and facilities management firm Carillion, S&P Global Ratings announced that the ratings and outlooks on the debt issued by five U.K-based and three Canada-based entities remain unchanged. For these projects Carillion had acted as a counterparty, though S&P Global Ratings states that their ratings are neither linked to nor constrained …

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Gil Karni steps up as the new head of Bank Leumi (UK)

Karni makes the move from Bucharest, where since 2016 he had been CEO of Bank Leumi Romania. News of the appointment was covered in City AM,  Global Banking & Finance Review, Trade & Export Finance, and Jewish News.

iGTB’s appoints Ravi Pandit as US Sales Head – covered in specialist press

iGTB has appointed Ravi Pandit as EVP & Head of Sales, USA. Ravi has almost two decades of experience in financial services business development in North America, and his appointment underlines iGTB’s ambitions to extend its market-leading products across the wider US market. Ravi will be based in iGTB’s New Jersey US headquarters and will …

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Commerzbank is Global Finance Magazine’s “Best Treasury & Cash Management Provider in Germany for 2018”

Commerzbank has won the magazine’s award for the third year running. Klaus Josef Mueller, Head of Product Management Trade Finance & Cash Management, comments: “It’s a real honour to be included, yet again, among such a prestigious list of winners, and even more so in the home market. This award reflects our dedication to helping …

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Crown Agents Bank’s choice of trade finance fintech platform, CCRManager, covered in the specialist press

Crown Agents Bank has become the latest global financial institution to sign up to trade finance risk distribution platform, Capital and Credit Risk Manager (CCRM). Moorgate secured news coverage in Trade & Export Finance and Trade & Receivables Finance News.

iGTB’s supply chain finance platform implementation at Bank of Baroda covered in specialist press

iGTB has implemented a comprehensive supply chain finance platform for Bank of Baroda, India’s International Bank. With a $418 billion finance gap in the Indian SME sector alone, the roll-out of the digital platform will extend new financing and working capital opportunities to the bank’s numerous clients – and their partners – expected to boost …

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iGTB unveils vision for transaction banking future in two new whitepapers – covered in specialist press

iGTB has launched two whitepapers outlining its vision of “contextual banking” – which sees banks use contextual data to provide clients with automatic and tailored recommendations via a digital platform. The papers argue such an approach will bring customer service to unprecedented highs – providing simple, one-click solutions for cash management and payments optimisation – …

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iGTB launches contextual banking revolution with CBX 18 – covered by specialist press

iGTB has launched the era of “contextual” banking with the release of new corporate banking platform CBX 18. Standing for “Contextual Banking eXperience”, the platform not only provides seamless digital execution across the full range of transaction banking actions, but – uniquely – also offers instant and intelligent recommendations as to the best actions available to …

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News of iGTB deal with Bangkok Bank covered by specialist press

iGTB has agreed a contract with Bangkok Bank, Thailand’s leader in corporate and SME banking, to implement a comprehensive cash management platform and corporate portal. iGTB’s Digital Transaction Banking platform will integrate a number of previously separate platforms for Bangkok Bank, giving the bank’s clients a consistent and consolidated view of their working capital and payments …

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BPL Global’s New York venture covered by the UK and US specialist press

Leading specialist credit and political risk insurance (CPRI) broker, BPL Global, has announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding with EIA Global to form a joint venture insurance broking company in New York. The joint venture will focus on global financial institutions which will benefit from its globally-integrated CPRI broking services. As client demand for such …

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