The Executive Meeting of East Asia and Pacific Central Banks (EMEAP) announced that its second stage Asian Bond Fund will be administered by the Bank for International Settlements (BIS). The EMEAP consists of 11 central banks and monetary authorities in the East Asia and Pacific region. The second stage Asian Bond Fund (ABF2) will invest in domestic currency bonds issued by sovereign and quasi-sovereign issuers in eight of the EMEAP markets. The EMEAP group’s investments in ABF2 will total around $2bn. BIS said that ABF2 was a significant initiative that aimed to bring real benefits to domestic capital markets in Asia by promoting fixed income investment and providing an impetus for improving market infrastructure.
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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