Fortis Investments has appointed Olivier Lafont to the post of CEO of Fortis Investments in Belgium. This appointment follows the decision by Peter De Proft to leave the post and accept a new challenge at the European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA). Lafont has 12 years’ experience at Fortis Investments. His former role as head of Belgian institutional sales will be of particular relevance to his new role, which involves combining commercial management with the role of local CEO, Belgium. He will also be required to act as an ambassador for the company to the rest of the world.
The annual BNP Paribas Cash Management University kicked off on Thursday morning with treasury professionals congregating in Paris from across Europe.
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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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