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All Aboard – UniCredit’s Adeline de Metz discusses how large corporates can get the most out of their working capital management programmes in Global Banking and Finance Review

In the context of unprecedentedly low borrowing costs, and growing corporate emphasis on key performance indicators (KPI’s), large companies are increasingly utilising working capital management techniques such as supplier financing as a means of improving their balance sheet and enhancing trust, stability and efficiency in the supply chain. However, while large corporates increasingly recognise the …

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UniCredit bankers explore the rise of Germany’s Schuldschein market in Investment Europe

Both investor interest and corporate issue sizes in Germany’s famous private debt market – the Schuldschein market – are escalating at historic rates, say Jörg Stührwohldt and Rudolf Bayer, managing directors at UniCredit, writing in Investment Europe. Indeed, in the first 10 months of 2016, volumes have soared to more than €20bn, already touching record …

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Local knowledge and digital solutions are vital to outward FDI, says UniCredit’s Gianfranco Bisagni in new treasurer’s guide

Outward foreign direct investment (FDI) is on the increase among European corporates, but as they look to expand their reach into new markets, these firms must find ways to overcome a number of challenges, says Gianfranco Bisagni, Co-Head of Corporate & Investment Banking at UniCredit, in TMI’s new transaction banking guide, Going Global, Going Digital. …

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UniCredit completes landmark first UK BPO live transaction

UniCredit, in collaboration with Commerzbank’s London offices, has carried out the first BPO live transaction – processing the export of a shipment of chemicals from Heraeus Metal Processing Ltd. to Ecocat Italia Srl, an automotive parts producer based in Genoa.  Previous transactions between the two were handled by open account invoice, secured by a bank …

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Moorgate’s clients scoop five golds at this year’s TFR Awards

  Moorgate’s clients came away from this year’s Trade & Forfaiting Review Excellence in Trade Finance Awards with an impressive haul of five wins as Deutsche Bank, ICC Banking Commission, UniCredit, Falcon and Commerzbank all received gold accolades. In a revised format whereby only category winners are recognised, UniCredit triumphed in the close-fought contest for “Best …

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UniCredit’s Alfredo Bresciani discusses digital technology, working capital and how treasurers can manage their workloads in GTR

Though liquidity has become cheap among large corporates, the need to optimise working capital remains as pressing as ever. Yet as treasurers look to keep their balance sheets in check, they face mounting pressures in other areas and must be wary of succumbing to excessive workloads, writes Alfredo Bresciani, head of trade finance international sales at …

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