Six people have been appointed to ABN AMRO’s commodities finance business. Neil McGugan, a specialist in structured commodity financing for the oil and gas sector, has joined ABN AMRO’s Structured Pre-Export finance team from Calyon. A further hire for the structured commodity finance team is David Hague who joins from WestLB. Additionally, Ajay Kumar has moved across to structured commodity finance from AMRO’s cross-border structured financing business. Frans Cornelissen has been appointed Global Head of Structured Inventory Products, formerly holding the post of Head of Country Risk Management with the bank. Carlos A. Costa joins the bank’s Latin America team based in São Paulo, Brazil. Tjeerd Buurma has been promoted and has taken a more senior role concentrating on soft commodities such as coffee, cocoa and sugar. Meanwhile Sander Stuijt has been promoted to Vice President and is now responsible for the all-metal trader relationships.
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
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