Fitch has announced the opening of Fitch Polska S.A. Formerly known as the Central European Rating Agency – CERA S.A., the subsidiary will offer both international and national ratings. Fitch Polska is the first office of an international rating agency within Central Europe. Although the debt security market in Poland is still relatively poorly developed, ratings are taking an increasingly greater role, so enabling corporations and local governments, among others, to use more sophisticated transactions to acquire capital by issuing bonds as well as facilitating attempts to obtain bank loans. In turn, ratings give prospective investors credible information about the financial conditions of firms and local governments and thus decrease the costs of their investing activity.
The annual BNP Paribas Cash Management University kicked off on Thursday morning with treasury professionals congregating in Paris from across Europe.
APIs may be a solution to MT940 challenges, says Karen Fagan, treasury operation manager, for British television company, ITV.
Kicking off the first day of the Singapore Fintech Festival, issues with cryptocurrencies were addressed by MIT media labs director, Joi Ito, and panels of technology leaders discussed how they’re using data analytics.
Sibos 2017 day two highlights: Brexit and banking, and why ‘data is the new oil’ in financial services
How nation first politics can impact global financial organisations It’s clear that data and regulation are the two key topics that are ... read more