Bank of America Corporation and FleetBoston Financial Corporation have announced a definitive agreement to merge. The deal, to be accomplished through a stock-for-stock transaction, establishes a new Bank of America that will serve approximately 33 million consumer relationships, with market shares throughout the Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, Southwest and West regions of the United States. The company will provide products for 2.5 million business clients in the United States and 34 other countries, backed by the capital power of the second largest banking company in the world. The new Bank of America will have $68 billion in shareholders’ equity and the two companies have generated $10 billion in earnings in the first nine months of 2003.
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