Tag Archive: Singapore

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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Deutsche Bank picks up two awards in Acquisition International’s 2016 Finance Awards programme

Deutsche Bank has been recognised with two accolades in Acquisition International’s (AI’s) 2016 Finance Awards programme: Best Commercial Banking Specialist 2016 for Asia Pacific for the Bank’s work supporting corporates in Asia Pacific, and with the Award for Excellence in Risk Management, Singapore. Winning not one, but two of AI’s prestigious and pioneering awards is …

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Trade Finance reports on release of new terminologies at ICC’s Annual Supply Chain Finance Summit

Trade Finance magazine’s latest issue reports on the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Academy’s 4th Annual Supply Chain Finance Summit, held in Singapore in March, which gathered together leading experts and practitioners from across the globe. The Summit explored the latest trends in trade finance, the causes behind the rise in supply chain finance (SCF), …

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ICC establishes Supply Chain Finance terminologies

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has unveiled its new Standard Definitions for Techniques of Supply Chain Finance, in a cross-industry joint initiative with BAFT, the Euro Banking Association (EBA), Factors Chain International (FCI) and the International Trade and Forfaiting Association (ITFA). The new set of definitions were launched at a panel discussion at an …

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UniCredit’s Gihan Candappa writes for CFO Innovation Asia on the rise of Asian RTCs

Over the past few years, growth in inter-regional trade and the internationalization of the renminbi have made centralized regional treasury centres (RTCs) in Asia a real possibility for many international corporates. Hong Kong and Singapore, in particular, are emerging as inviting locations, says Gihan Candappa, Head of Cash Management Sales, Singapore at UniCredit, in CFO Innovation …

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ICC reveals Global Survey findings at GTR Asia

Vincent O’Brien, Chair of ICC Banking Commission Market Intelligence, discussed key global trends originating from the Global Survey at the GTR Asia Trade Finance Week held on 8 September in Singapore. These included the sharp increase in the demand for traditional trade finance instruments, as markets take on much riskier profiles, and the expected increase …

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