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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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