Tag: efficiency

BNY Mellon’s Michael Bellacosa discusses real-time payments in Payments (R)evolution

With customers increasingly expecting enhanced speed, efficiency and convenience when it comes to transactions, a growing number of countries around the globe are unveiling plans to implement domestic real-time payments systems. Michael Bellacosa, Head of Global Payments, Treasury Services, BNY Mellon, features in a special collaborative magazine by bobsguide and PaymentEye, discussing how banks are …

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BNY Mellon’s Ross Jones talks STP optimisation in GTNews

Technological advances and emerging market growth have stimulated client demand for faster and more efficient payments. Writing for GTNews, Ross Jones, Product Line Manager, Global Payments, Treasury Services EMEA, BNY Mellon, discusses how straight-through processing (STP) plays a crucial role in decreasing transaction times and facilitating the global payments market at a time of rapid …

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S&P’s Mike Wilkins writes for the AFP about the growing importance of identifying energy efficiency risks

In an article for the Association for Finance Professionals, Michael Wilkins, Managing Director of Infrastructure Finance and Head of Environmental Research at Standard and Poor’s, explains that mounting government pressure to cut energy consumption and limit pollution means companies are increasingly looking to new energy-saving technologies and strategies. But implementing these new methods requires considerable …

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Tradeweb’s Andrew Bernard discusses the state of derivatives regulation in Futures and Options World

In response to the global financial crisis of 2008, policymakers around the world have set about reforming derivatives regulations to make the financial system stronger and more resilient, writes Andrew Bernard, head of Asia at Tradeweb, in Futures and Options World. To this end, the G20 Pittsburgh Summit called for standardised OTC derivatives to be subject to …

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Commerzbank making headway towards digitisation – Angela Koll in Gtnews

As trade moves into the digital era, treasurers are increasingly demanding contemporary solutions from their banks to save time and money. As such, in a guest opinion for gtnews, Angela Koll, Product Manager Trade Services Advisory at Commerzbank, explains how the Bank Payment Obligation (BPO) has real potential to bring trade finance into the electronic …

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