FastFT taps @Tradeweb’s sovereign bond data

The European Central Bank decision to cut its main refinancing rate to 0.25% took the markets by surprise yesterday – Tradeweb’s government bond data proved useful for fastFT to illustrate the impact on sovereign debt yields across the Eurozone. To read the full article, please click here

Fail to prepare; prepare to fail: Commerzbank explains the importance of having an RMB strategy

Since internationalization of China’s currency,  the renminbi, began with the launch of the renminbi cross-border trade settlement scheme in 2009, China has continued to test and roll out new regulation, which makes keeping track of the renminbi’s ever-changing status a challenge. But given China’s economic importance, it is vital financial institutions and corporates alike do …

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Deutsche Bank discusses the RMB’s potential as a treasury management currency

Steps to liberalise the renminbi are gaining momentum. With the potential to transform global markets, the currency is fast positioning itself as a full treasury management currency. In gtnews, Joe Ng, Asia Pacific Head of Renminbi Payments Product Management, Global Transaction Banking at Deutsche Bank, explains how the speed of change means corporates must ensure they’re …

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SCI covers @Tradeweb’s MAT application

In the first application to the CFTC to cover credit swaps, Tradeweb submitted a list of Interest Rate Swaps and Credit Default Swaps to the US regulator to be made available for trade (MAT). This move was covered by Structured Credit Investor. To read the full article, please click here (paywall)

Reuters cites @Tradeweb’s corporate credit volume data

In a report on several major banks’ Q3 results, Reuters made use of data from Tradeweb’s corporate credit marketplace to illustrate a drop in volumes throughout the wider marketplace during that quarter. To read the full article, please click here

Natixis in the Financial Times

Subsequent to an October relationship-building meeting – set up by Moorgate – between Natixis and three members of the FT commodities team, Natixis oil markets analyst Abhishek Deshpande was quoted in an October 23rd article on oil prices – discussing Chinese and Korean demand for crude oil, and the future of Scotland’s Grangemouth refinery. To …

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Deutsche Bank examines Corporate Treasury in North America

US corporates have always been – and remain – at the forefront of innovation in treasury management. But market and regulatory forces are steadily rendering cross-border cash management a more intricate process. In gtnews, Deutsche Bank’s Susan Skerritt and Shahrokh Moinian explain how increased dialogue and greater collaboration between banks and corporates will be vital to …

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Success for Natixis’s ‘Infra Day’ conference in Paris

On October 17, Natixis hosted its second European Infrastructure Day in Paris – a conference dedicated to the subject of institutional investment in infrastructure debt. The 200 attendees and 24 speakers included a wide range of market experts – from institutional investors and project developers to regulators and representatives of the public sector – demonstrating …

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‘Funding through partnership’ – Natixis writes in Partnerships Bulletin

In light of the profound changes currently taking place in the European infrastructure debt financing market, Benjamin Sirgue, Head of Aircraft, Export and Infrastructure at Natixis, explains in this month’s Partnerships Bulletin the benefits of institutional investors partnering with banks for the financing of large infrastructure projects. To read the full article, please click here  

BNY Mellon extends EMEA treasury services team

BNY Mellon has appointed Monika Aminiova to the role of Market Manager within its Treasury Services business in EMEA. Based in London and reporting to Peter Hazou (Head of EMEA Market Management, Treasury Services), Monika’s role will be to focus on the  development and commercialisation of innovative euro, sterling, and multicurrency payments solutions, as part …

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