Standard Bank has appointed Rob Walker as head of debt capital markets (DCM) Africa, global markets, London. Walker will lead the DCM team in the origination, structuring and execution of client focused funding solutions across various fixed income products, leveraging the bank’s existing client franchise and extending global market’s DCM origination capacity both geographically and by client segment. A further hire to the DCM Africa team is Gaelle Biteghe, who joins from Citigroup, where she was relationship manager in the bank’s corporate and investment banking division. Biteghe was with Citigroup for five years, with most of her career focused on relationship management and client coverage/origination. Gaelle will take an active role in further establishing contacts in the sub-Sahara Africa region, with focus on sovereign and corporate issuers primarily. Completing the DCM team dedicated to Africa is Kojo Amoo-Gottfried who has joined from Royal Bank of Scotland as an analyst.
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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