Tag: trade

ICC United Kingdom’s Chris Southworth discusses post-Brexit trade on BBC Radio 4 Farming Today

As part of the station’s trade week, BBC Radio 4’s Farming Today spoke to ICC United Kingdom’s Chris Southworth on the possibilities surrounding the UK’s trade environment post-Brexit, and how it might affect the UK’s food and farming sector. Among other issues, Chris explained the importance of UK farming for the rest of the world, …

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The top trends in finance today: Commerzbank’s Enno-Burghard Weitzel interviewed by The Banker

In a video interview filmed at the recent Sibos conference, The Banker‘s Joy Macknight asked Enno-Burghard Weitzel, head product management trade services at Commerzbank, for his take on the top trends in finance today, including progress on blockchain, the value of the bank payment obligation (BPO) and the rise of sustainable trade.

BNY Mellon partnership with ADB’s Trade Finance Program covered by press

In a signing ceremony that took place at Sibos, BNY Mellon became partner to the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) Trade Finance Program (TFP). The program enables companies throughout Asia to engage in import and export activities through the provision of loans and guarantees by partner banks, such as BNY Mellon. Steve Beck, ADB’s Head of Trade Finance, …

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BNY Mellon’s Dominic Broom talks to The Banker on the digitalisation of trade at Sibos

During banking’s biggest week, Dominic Broom, global head of trade business development, Treasury Services, BNY Mellon talks to Joy Macknight, editor at The Banker, regarding the major challenges that global trade is facing today as well as how banks should be responding to the digitalisation of trade. The full interview can be seen here.

BNY Mellon’s Dominic Broom and Joon Kim discuss leveraging technology to fuel global trade in TFR’s sibos issue

At the end of 2016, the World Trade Organisation (WTO) predicted that, for the first time in 15 years, world trade grew slower than global GDP. Much of this slowdown is due to Know Your Customer (KYC) and Anti-Money Laundering (AML) requirements that have made financing trade costlier and more complex, inhibiting expansion. In a commentary article for …

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Commerzbank launches the second 2017 issue of FI.News

The latest edition of Commerzbank’s newsletter for its financial institutions clients, released in time for Sibos, looks ahead to the future of finance and trade. Explore the Commerzbank 4.0 programme as it builds a future-proof bank. Discover the fruits of collaboration with fintechs. See how Commerzbank is bringing custody and collateral services into the modern …

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It’s more than just apps: Commerzbank’s Edith Weymayr shows how digital banking is done in an article for World Finance

All banks want to take their products and services into the digital age. But Edith Weymayr, Commerzbank’s Divisional Board Member, Mittelstandsbank South, explains that true innovation means going further than developing flashy smartphone apps. In an article for World Finance magazine, she argues that “driving change requires taking a holistic, end-to-end strategy that can set new …

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The revolution will be digitalised: Commerzbank’s Edith Weymayr gives a video interview to World Finance magazine

Edith Weymayr, Divisional Board Member, Mittelstandsbank South at Commerzbank, was in the studio at the London Stock Exchange to film an interview with World Finance magazine. In “Spearheading the digital revolution in banking” Weymayr outlined the bank’s strategy for embracing the digital era of finance and better supporting SMEs.

BNY Mellon’s Dominic Broom and Joon Kim explain how digitalization can support global trade growth in Banking Technology

In a commentary article for Banking Technology, BNY Mellon Treasury Services’ Dominic Broom, global head of trade business development, and Joon Kim, head of global trade product, discuss how bank-led collaboration can drive new digital solutions that help support trade growth. Broom and Kim explain that in the current “fintech era” of digital innovation, it …

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BNY Mellon’s Dominic Broom explains how digitalisation can transform trade in GTR

In a commentary article for GTR, Dominic Broom, BNY Mellon’s Head of Trade Business Development explains that with new regulatory challenges, a widening trade finance gap and an evolving digital landscape, banks must ensure they are well positioned to support global trade opportunities and provide an optimised client experience. Broom explains that technology can play …

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