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Boom time for Middle-Eastern payments and transaction processing markets

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An article by ACI Worldwide’s EMEA Region general manager, Paul Thomalla, published on has highlighted exciting times ahead for the Middle-Eastern payments, technology and transaction processing markets.  ACI Worldwide is predicting that by 2020 the region’s payments volume will … Continue reading

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The global market in Trade Finance

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Growth Prediction for EMEA Syndicated Loan Market At the Loan Market Association’s (LMA) annual conference in London 800 delegates heard a range of speakers talk on the conference theme of “connecting members in a changing world.”  One highlight was the … Continue reading

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The scope and structure of Transaction Banking

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Transaction Banking function differs from bank to bank, so what is the ideal structure of a transaction banking unit and how one define its function ? Follow this interesting discussion on the scope and challenges of transaction banking worldwide. “Transaction … Continue reading

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MasterCard and EFL partnership to help SMBs’ growth in the developing countries

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As reported by, MasterCard and the Entrepreneurial Finance Lab (EFL) today announced a global partnership to promote small business (SMB) growth in developing countries. The partnership was at the annual banking conference, SIBOS, and provides international issuers in developing … Continue reading

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International Trade Finance Trends

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Asia Trade Finance Week 2013 Asia Trade Finance Week is nearly upon us with more than 600 delegates expected to attend the event in Singapore from the 2-4th September.  This event not only highlights the importance of Asia within the … Continue reading

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