In the current tech environment, instant results have become the new standard for everything from selfies to payments. This has been achieved ... read more
Corporates do not want to pay excessively for access to SWIFT gpi was the overall feeling at this year;s SIBOS conference in Toronto.
On day one of Sibos 2017, Stefan Dab, The Boston Consulting Group led a conversation examining the future of correspondent banking, and specifically the pain points corporate treasurers face in their cross-border payments operations and where technology can be developed to alleviate these.
On-Demand Webinar – this is available to watch at your convenience SWIFT gpi has revolutionised cross-border payments increasing the speed, transparency and end-to-end ... read more
HSBC arguing that mid-market businesses are missing out on huge exporting opportunities, 3D printing being predicted to cut global trade by 23% in 2060 and the blockchain community launching a voluntary transparency project all hit the latest headlines in the world of treasury this week.
Businesses are looking for speed and convenience for cross-border transactions and the good news is that real-time international payments are on the way.
This article outlines the various value-added services offered by the next generation SWIFT service bureau.
SWIFT has announced the launch of an instant payments messaging solution for the European market.
Announced as a concept less than 18 months ago and officially launched in February this year, the gpi initiative aims to enhance the cross-border payments process for corporate treasurers.
Sometimes, bank relationships simply don’t work anymore. However, changing banks is rarely straightforward - from rejected KYC documentation to technical hitches, the potential hurdles are significant. This article outlines how detailed preparation, messaging standards and a strong moral compass can help the switch go smoothly.