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Commerzbank’s new Asian and Latin American appointments covered in the specialist press

Joerg Motel has become the new Country CEO ASEAN and Head Corporates International, Singapore. Jochen Mueller has succeeded Motel as Head of FI Asia and Latin America, based in Frankfurt. Joerg Motel most recently held the post of Head of FI Sales Asia – responsible for covering the Indian Subcontinent, Greater China, ASEAN and Korea. …

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Appointment of Crown Agents Bank’s new CEO makes its mark on the specialist trade and financial press

Albert Maasland is taking up the reins at Crown Agents Bank and Crown Agents Investment Management. Having been non-executive director of the group, Maasland also brings experience from JP Morgan, HSBC, Deutsche Bank, Standard Chartered and Saxo Bank. FX-MM magazine and Trade & Export Finance covered news of the appointment.



Crown Agents Bank’s trade finance appointments covered in the specialist press

Crown Agents Bank has added two new Vice Presidents to its trade finance department. Kenton Hartwell brings 25 years of trade finance experience to Crown Agents Bank, and will focus on originating trade finance from exporters/beneficiaries and from the secondary market. He most recently held senior positions in the structured trade & commodity finance department …

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Paul Nolan and Simon Harris join Crown Agents Bank

Crown Agents Bank (CAB) has expanded its risk management efforts with two appointments in its credit risk and anti-money laundering (AML) departments. Paul Nolan has been hired as the bank’s money laundering reporting officer (MLRO) and head of the anti-financial crime team. He joins from Northern Trust, where he was head of anti-financial crime for …

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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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BNY Mellon appoints Hani Kablawi as new Head of Investment Services for EMEA

BNY Mellon recently appointed Hani Kablawi as their new Head of Investment Services for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Formerly the Head of Asset Servicing for EMEA, Kablawi will now lead the business strategy for Investment Services in the region. Kablawi’s new role will span BNY Mellon’s services and solutions across asset servicing, …

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S&P’s new infrastructure appointment covered in the specialist press

In April, Standard & Poor’s EMEA Infrastructure Group named Jon Manley as the new Global Head of Business Development. The position focuses on increasing client engagement and the global coverage of key clients, arrangers and investors in the Infrastructure asset class. Previously S&P’s EMEA Commercial Head of Structured Finance, Manley will now work alongside Susan …

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Ghana president’s visit to Scotland previewed in Scottish Energy News

As part of our work with the Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council, Moorgate has been working with the Ghanaian High Commission in the UK. On March 18th the President of Ghana, John Dramani Mahama, visits Aberdeen to open the Scottish-Ghana Business Forum. There’s an obvious focus on oil and gas, so the event has been …

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Commerzbank’s new East Asian heads covered by the specialist press

Commerzbank has announced the appointment of two new representatives for their offices in Taiwan and Vietnam. Hans-Kurt Schäfer (right) will head the bank’s representative office in Taipei, taking over from Thomas Debelic (left) who is to lead the Ho Chi Minh City base. Commenting on the move, Schäfer says: “I am excited to be returning …

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Moorgate team makes a last stand for the British summer

In a brave attempt to enjoy the last of the British summer, the Moorgate team held their company picnic. The event was a great success – whatever the rain might have had to say about it. Old and new faces mingled happily around a mountain of food – from barbecued steaks and pies to salads and other snacks. Our …

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