Credit default swaps for the banking sector saw the most active trading in the US, led by Bear Stearns, according to a report from GFI. Financial services remained in the most active category, led by Countrywide Home Loans, while the auto manufacturing sector rounded out the list. In Europe, telecoms dominated for the sixth month in a row, led by Telecom Italia and TeliaSonera. The food retail and wholesale sector maintained its position for the second straight month, while Valeo pushed the auto parts sector into the most active category. In Asia, financial services dominated for the eleventh straight month led by Aiful and Softbank Corporation. Trading companies and distributors entered the most active category, led by Itochu Corporation, while the banking sector rounded out the list. Turkey, Brazil, Argentina and Venezuela were again among the most active sovereigns with Philippines replacing Ukraine.
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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