Tag Archive: technology

The Future is Fintech: BNY Mellon in TMI

The buzz around fintech innovation is growing ever stronger and investment into the sector is rising dramatically. Indeed, fintech is set to radically redefine the payments landscape, and has the potential to leave banks behind if they to fail to react. In TMI’s Sibos edition, Dominic Broom, Head of Treasury Services EMEA, BNY Mellon, discusses …

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Commerzbank’s Christian Hoppe nurtures emerging fintech talent in Euromoney

The evolution of next-generation technology for banking platforms is a vital component in modern financial services. But while many institutions either rely on in-house work or outsource to third-party providers, some, like Commerzbank, see the value in cultivating new technological talent by supporting the development of emerging players in the industry. In an article for Euromoney, Christian Hoppe, …

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iGTB’s Upps Srinivasan talks tech dilemmas in Euromoney

Upps Srinivasan, COO of iGTB, features in this year’s edition of Euromoney’s annual transaction banking report, discussing the difficult choice banks face with regards to allocating investment into technology. “Banks have limited resources to spend on innovation so there needs to be a clear business case”, explains Upps. Indeed, technology investment must today be evaluated …

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BNY Mellon published in the Journal of Payments Strategy & Systems

The global payments landscape is changing faster than ever before thanks to the combined impact of fast-changing technology, the ever-growing presence of non-banks, evolving client expectations, increasing regulation and shifting global demographics. In a special paper for the latest volume of the Journal of Payments Strategy & Systems, BNY Mellon’s Dominic Broom – Head of …

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Euromoney interviews Commerzbank transaction banking heads

As part of a Euromoney profile series, featuring interviews with the GTB heads of top ranking banks from the Euromoney Cash Management Survey 2014, Commerzbank’s senior transaction bankers talked strategy with Kimberley Long. Frank-Oliver Wolf, Head of Commerzbank Transaction Services Germany and Reinhard Furthmayr, Head of Product Management Cash Services, explained the institution’s focus on …

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BNY Mellon partners with Cash & Trade for Lebanon roundtable

Lebanon remains a beacon of light in a sadly troubled region, partly due to the strength and reliability of its banking sector. At a BNY Mellon-hosted roundtable in Beirut, Cash & Trade sat down with a number of Lebanese banks to discuss issues such as client appetite for technology, and the active role of Lebanese …

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iGTB Middle East event takes centre stage in this month’s Cash & Trade magazine

The current May/June issue of Cash & Trade magazine places the spotlight on iGTB’s successful “The Future of Transaction Banking” event, held in Dubai in February. Receiving a headline mention in the letter from the editorial director as well as its own page in the magazine’s “News Round”, the event is then discussed in greater …

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Andrew England joins iGTB as Director and Head of Strategy

Andrew England, formerly of McKinsey, has joined Intellect Design Arena Limited as Director and Head of Strategy of its transaction banking division, iGTB. England brings a wealth of experience from his time at Lloyds, UniCredit Deutsche Bank and Citi. CEO Manish Maakan expressed his excitement at Andrew joining the team, saying that “His strong domain experience …

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iGTB reveals that Middle East banks believe they will increase their transaction banking revenues by at least 25%

iGTB’s inaugural annual Middle East Client Advisory Event in Dubai drew together industry thought leaders and senior level bankers. At the conference – centred around “The decade of Transaction Banking: What share of this half a trillion dollar market will Middle Eastern Banks catch?” – a survey of attendees revealed that 62% anticipate growth in the region’s share of the …

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