Tag: Emerging Markets

ICC Banking Commission’s Alexander Malaket discusses refining the regulatory balance in Treasury & Risk

In a recent article for Treasury and Risk, Alexander Malaket – Deputy Head of the Executive Committee, International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Banking Commission – discusses the search for the optimal balance between implementing essential regulation and encouraging global growth. Trade finance is a key factor in emerging-market development and the expansion of trade. Yet, …

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Falcon Group’s CEO and UAE Regional Head explore emerging market funding options in Cash and Trade

In a recent article in Cash and Trade, Falcon Group CEO Will Nagle and UAE Regional Head Nam Sahasra discuss the opportunities and challenges that come with exporting and expanding to the emerging markets. The emerging markets offer a myriad of trade opportunities. The MENA region, for instance, benefits from its geographic position and wealth …

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Falcon Group’s Emma Clark outlines how UK companies can reach beyond the EU in Financier Worldwide

In a recent article for Financier Worldwide, Falcon Group’s Emma Clark, Head of Business Development for UK and Europe, explains some of the key opportunities and challenges presented by the emerging markets and why, following the result of the EU referendum, it is so important we look towards further shores. The EU is by far our …

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Writing for The BRICS Post, Commerzbank’s Alexander Rost sees great things for India’s exporting future

In an exclusive opinion piece for specialist publication, The BRICS Post, Alexander Rost, Commerzbank’s regional head for the subcontinent and ASEAN countries, explores the successes of the Indian economy, and argues that it could reach new heights by expanding the profile of its export trade. Rost notes that, as a member of the ‘BRICS’ group …

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Santander’s John Carroll discusses taking UK-Chile trade to the next level

The annual Canning Lecture – delivered this year by H.E Michelle Bachelet, President of Chile – gave a compelling insight into the investment opportunities available to those UK companies looking to export to the region. In a blog post for LinkedIn Pulse, John Carroll sheds light on the key areas for investment. Of particular interest, …

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A growing, sustainable Bangladesh depends on the banks, writes Commerzbank’s Alexander Rost in Global Banking and Finance Review

Writing for leading magazine, Global Banking and Finance Review, Alexander Rost, Regional Head Indian Subcontinent & ASEAN at Commerzbank, stresses that diversified and higher-value export trade is crucial to ensuring that Bangladesh continues on its promising development path. Key to this will be collaboration between local and global banks – those institutions with the infrastructure …

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Lesotho’s investment opportunities highlighted in GTR

On April 5th, the Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council hosted a trade and investment delegation from Lesotho, led by Deputy Prime Minister Mothetjoa Metsing. The day’s investment forum – including roundtables, project showcases and keynote addresses – was held at London’s Malborough House, and demonstrated the mountain kingdom’s investment opportunities in the mining, renewable energy, …

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Commerzbank launches October issue of FI.News at Sibos

Commerzbank has released its latest issue of its biannual newsletter, FI.News, which is available in both print and 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 focuses on the “conundrum” of compliance in the financial world – how to …

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James Binns, Deutsche Bank, advises on mitigating geopolitical risk in The Treasurer

Geopolitical risk was a key concern in 2014 – and will continue to be an increasingly prominent one for treasurers everywhere. But what do we mean by geopolitical risk, and what can be done to manage exposure and plan contingencies? In this month’s edition of The Treasurer, James Binns – MD, head of working capital, EMEA, at …

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Commerzbank’s Latin America Head writes for Latin Trade Magazine on China-LatAm trade

With emerging markets playing an increasingly important role in global trade flows, China’s trade with Latin America has flourished over the past decade. But how is this trade corridor likely to develop in the future and what are some of the challenges that will subsequently arise for both the local banks and their corporate clients? …

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