Tag: trade

Kok-Keong Tay discusses next-generation treasury management in CFO Innovation Asia

Asian corporates have so far achieved strong growth on the back of their trade links. This is a trend they can build upon – powering the next phase of growth by developing their trading relationships overseas. Investment in new digital tools and advanced supply chain finance techniques will be critical to this endeavour, writes Kok-Keong …

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Driving the business case for sustainability – Commerzbank in gtnews

Most large companies now agree that pursuing a sustainable business approach is an important part of their long-term strategy. However, for smaller companies without the same resources, prioritising sustainability over short-term survival can be a challenge. As such, Ruediger Geis, Head of Product Management Trade, at Commerzbank, writes for gtnews on how banks – as …

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Commerzbank on banks driving forward the sustainability agenda in Business Green magazine

In an increasingly global and competitive market, many firms prioritise short-term survival and profitability over long-term strategy. The challenge, therefore, explains Commerzbank’s Ruediger Geis, Head of Product Management, Trade Services and Issues, is to overcome the tension between short-term gains and sustainable practices. In this respect, writes Geis, not only do corporates have a duty …

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Deutsche Bank’s Joao Galvao: flexibility is the order of the day for supply chain management

How can treasury teams prepare to respond to risks of all kinds? “A carefully designed and agile treasury setup — with centralized control, up-to-the-moment data granularity and strong liquidity and working capital management practices — can be crucial to, quite literally, weathering the storm” says Joao Galvao, Head of Financial Supply Chain, Americas, GTB, Deutsche …

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Deutsche Bank’s Jon Richman on sourcing liquidity internally to benefit supply chains

Jon Richman, Head of Trade and Financial Supply Chain Americas, Deutsche Bank, discusses how supply chain financing is cheaper and more secure in the long-term. Financial supply chain schemes enable corporates to source liquidity from improved payment terms while boosting rather than damaging counterparty relationships, he explains in Cash & Trade magazine. To read the …

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