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Andrew England, iGTB, tells TFR that banks are sprucing up their legacy systems

In a 60 Second Interview with the October edition of TFR, iGTB’s Head of Strategy Andrew England says he sees the trade finance and cash management landscape broadening out as banks review whether they want to build or buy trade and cash solutions going forwards. Andrew talks about the challenges facing banks, having looked at …

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iGTB’s Payments Services Hub enables blockchain payment with CIBC, covered in specialist press

iGTB have announced that its client CIBC has implemented phase 1 of the bank’s next generation payments infrastructure for business clients. CIBC’s goal is to drive growth by leading with innovation while helping to simplify how clients manage their business. Phil Griffiths, SVP & Head of Global Transaction Banking, CIBC said: “CIBC is focused on innovation …

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iGTB makes three new senior appointments, covered in specialist press

iGTB have made three new senior appointments, hiring Mikael Estvall, Herber de Ruijter and Parag Ekbote. Estvall has been appointed to the role of Senior Business Development Manager, Nordics & Baltics, and has over 25 years’ worth of international experience in financial services, previously holding sales, training, product management, marketing and divisional management roles at …

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iGTB’s Anand Pande cited in Trade & Forfaiting Review discussing world trade and the trend for de-risking

Anand Pande, Senior Adviser in Banking at iGTB and founder of the Growth Paradigm Partnership has been cited in Trade & Forfaiting Review in an editor’s piece on world trade and issues around de-risking and reduced correspondent banking networks. In a section of the article discussing widespread concerns that the world was shrinking away from …

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iGTB’s Herber de Ruijter on how banks should learn from tech companies in Global Finance

Herber de Ruijter, Head of Digital Strategy at iGTB, has been cited in Global Finance magazine in the Cover Story: “Banking On Technology To Serve Customers”. In the article de Ruijter explained how, following the lead set by top technology companies and agile start-ups, banks are learning how to tap into customer behaviour and design more appealing online …

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iGTB’s Phil Cantor writes article on the Oxford School of Transaction Banking for GTNews

iGTB’s Phil Cantor has written an article in GTNews about the iGTB Oxford School of Transaction Banking, held in July earlier this year. Set up by iGTB and Ted Roosevelt Malloch, CEO of The Roosevelt Group and Senior Fellow at Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, the inaugural course was the first in a series …

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iGTB’s Anand Pande discusses challenging times for trade finance providers in this year’s Trade Finance Sibos Special Edition

Anand Pande, Senior Banking Advisor to iGTB and Founder of the Growth Paradigm Partnership, has written a feature in the 2016 Sibos Special Edition of Trade Finance magazine where he talked about the challenging environment for banks providing trade finance – where macro-economic factors, regulatory pressures and non-bank fintech providers are all contributing to a …

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iGTB’s Al Carpetto writes about contextual banking in Top Story feature for Financial IT Sibos 2016 Special Issue

iGTB’s Al Carpetto has written the Top Story in this year’s Financial IT Sibos Special Issue where he discussed payments hubs enabling radical change in the payments industry, and explained how the future of payments will centre not on processing payments, but on ensuring that they are real-time and “business aware” – allowing banks to understand …

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iGTB take their Digital Transaction Banking solution to the cloud, covered in specialist press

Intellect iGTB has made its well-established global integrated cash and trade solution, Digital Transaction Banking (DTB), available as software as a service (SaaS). The DTB solution covers account services, reporting, collections and receivables (including EIPP), liquidity, trade finance, supply chain finance and treasury products – all integrated seamlessly together. The launch follows increasing demand from …

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iGTB’s Tapan Agarwal discusses the key factors required for a robust risk management strategy in Global Banking & Finance Review

The banking industry has traditionally relied on regulators to determine how risk should be managed but times have changed – and dramatically so – says Tapan Agarwal, Risk Product Council Chair at iGTB, in Global Banking & Finance Review. Agarwal discusses the weight of responsibility now placed on banks, and the key factors required for …

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