SIA-SSB plans to consolidate its international expansion strategy and is increasingly looking to new markets with high growth potential in central and eastern Europe. Through its subsidiary GIRO Bankkàrtya ZRt (GBC), the Italian group wants to create a hub in Budapest to serve the entire Balkan region with services relating to credit and debit cards, payments, capital markets and networks. SIA-SSB’s CEO, Renzo Vanetti, commented: “Our presence in Hungary is part of a wider strategy of European expansion. Indeed, in a sector becoming increasingly competitive due to the convergence of the banking and financial industries, international expansion represents not only an advisable route, but also one that is necessary.”
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.
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