Tag: Global Finance

Sibos 2017: UniCredit’s Simone del Guerra discusses the future of transaction banking in video for Global Finance

Speaking in an Expert Perspectives video for Global Finance magazine at this year’s Sibos conference in Toronto, Simone Del Guerra, Global Head of Transactional Sales at UniCredit, discusses the challenges facing correspondent banks, the impact of Swift gpi and instant payments, and considers whether banking is still a people business in the wake of technological …

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iGTB’s Michel Jacobs quoted in Global Finance magazine in article on AI in banking

Michel Jacobs, Head of Global Sales and Head of Digital & Payments at iGTB, has been quoted in in a feature article for the December 2017 issue of Global Finance magazine. The article discusses how AI is making waves in CFO offices, and explores where its promise of efficiency will have the greatest impact. Jacobs notes, …

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UniCredit named as Global Finance Innovator in Trade Finance 2017

Following a submission by Moorgate, UniCredit has been honoured as one of Global Finance magazine’s “Innovators” for 2017 in the Trade Finance category. In an innovative collaboration, UniCredit and CRX Markets offered a comprehensive supply chain finance (SCF) marketplace platform for one of the bank’s core relationship clients. This collaboration enables UniCredit to consistently add …

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iGTB’s Michel Jacobs talks contextual banking in Global Finance magazine

iGTB’s Michel Jacobs has been quoted in a Global Finance magazine article about the future of transaction banking where he talked about “contextual banking” – understanding the intent and context of each interaction – and how it will enable corporations to make better decisions associated with executing each transaction. “It’s like FedEx,” says Jacobs. “Corporates …

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iGTB’s Michel Jacobs comments on Ripple in Global Finance magazine

Michel Jacobs, executive vice president and head of new market strategy at iGTB, has been quoted in Global Finance magazine where he talks about fintech start-up Ripple, its new distributed ledger payments solution, and compares the current payments environment with the early days of smartphones when channels, adoption and usage were limited. Jacobs points out …

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iGTB named Global Finance “Innovator in Transaction Services” 2016

iGTB’s product innovation has been recognised in Global Finance’s hotly-contested annual “The Innovators” awards. Named as one of just seven winners in the “Product Innovation” category of the publication’s 2016 “Innovators in Transaction Services” awards, iGTB has once again made headlines with its development of CBX on Apple Watch. Announced amid great fanfare at SIBOS …

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