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Gil Karni steps up as the new head of Bank Leumi (UK)

Karni makes the move from Bucharest, where since 2016 he had been CEO of Bank Leumi Romania. News of the appointment was covered in City AM,  Global Banking & Finance Review, Trade & Export Finance, and Jewish News.

iGTB’s supply chain finance platform implementation at Bank of Baroda covered in specialist press

iGTB has implemented a comprehensive supply chain finance platform for Bank of Baroda, India’s International Bank. With a $418 billion finance gap in the Indian SME sector alone, the roll-out of the digital platform will extend new financing and working capital opportunities to the bank’s numerous clients – and their partners – expected to boost …

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News of iGTB’s deal with Federal Bank covered by specialist and tier one press

Federal Bank, one of India’s most progressive and innovative banks, has selected iGTB to implement its Digital Transaction Banking (DTB) platform – powered by an integrated front-end omni-channel Corporate Banking eXchange (CBX) portal with backend processors for Collections & Receivables, Payables, Account Services and Supply Chain Finance. DTB will also augment the front end of their …

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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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