The Swiss group’s revelation of a US$100m loss at its South Korean subsidiary could be just one example of “a ticking time bomb”, claims Bottomline Technologies.
Preparing for the technology of the future means radically rethinking the way companies employ it today. That was a central message from this month’s EmTech Asia 2017 conference in Singapore.
A relatively small population and take-up of the latest technologies makes the country a testbed for payment innovation, according to an ANZ Group report.
The world’s emerging markets, particularly those of Asia, offer some of the best prospects globally for strong growth in the years ahead. How to companies and treasury departments meet the various challenges of these regions in order to reap the benefits?
The new US president’s aggressive rhetoric against America’s main trading rivals could cloud the fact that there is evidence to support his accusations.
The bank and the International Financial Corporation are continuing the eight years old trade finance partnership with a further investment.
Two decades into the 21st century, international trade still relies heavily on paper documentation. IT entrepreneur Roberto Capodieci believes that blockchain is set to transform the process and shake up supply chain finance.
Financial professionals with expertise in regulatory compliance are among those across Asia whose employment and salary prospects are seen as brightest in the coming year.
The AIIB, which has lent US$1.7bn to support Asian infrastructure projects since its launch, says it is unconcerned by president Trump’s protectionist stance and expects 25 more countries to join.
Global infrastructure projects attracted a record US$413bn of investment in 2016, driven higher by aggregate transaction value of $131bn in Asia.