A guide for SME importers and exporters has been launched by The International Trade Centre (ITC) and partners at the SME Finance Forum with a purpose to help small and me...
To improve the credit support to banks on the continent, the African trade finance banks are asking Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) to act determinative and requesting them to address the issues of potential insolvency in the private sector. As an initi...
Russian Financial Institution (FI) Alfa-Bank - one of the largest private commercial banks in Russia has become the first Russian bank to join Contour International Network of Trade Finance according to an official ...
Today, the Bank for International Settlements Innovation Hub (BISIH) center in Hong Kong SAR and the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) has disclosed the name of the TechChallenge winners - Digitising Trade Finance Initiative that was launched in Augus...
A definitive agreement has been signed by Wipro to buy Chennai-based firm Encore Theme Technologies Pvt Ltd, a SaaS and cloud solution provider in financial services for a value of Rs 95 crore. The cash deal is expected to be finalized during t...
Report on Trade Finance Market - Global Market Key Players 2020 – Citigroup, BNP Paribas, ICBC, China Exim Bank - Analysis and Forecast to 2026
The concept of trade financing is simply associated with financing for trade, doesn’t matter if it is domestic or international trade transactions, to receive and send goods or services, both buyers & sellers are required while various intermediaries like banks and financial...
Now the ICICI Bank customers can create their fixed deposits, pay utility bills as well as can access a number of trade finance details instantly on Whatsapp numbers. On Thursday, ICICI Bank announced a number of services that customers can access through the Whatsapp messaging ap...
Singapore Authorities Take A Major Step On Trade Finance Fraud By Eliminating Paper-based Transactions
Singapore’s financial regulators have come up with a new age medium and taken an advanced step to move away from paper-based trade transactions regarding reducing fraud. The suggested step is a strong move taken against the rising amount of frauds, going on across the globe over...
As per the latest news around the world of banking, the leading member of the World Bank Group IFC has come into an agreement with Union Bank to come up with a finance guarantee facility, as per their latest announcements. The expected part...
Singapore-based multinational banking entity DBS and Standard Chartered are about to change the way banking is done. These two entities have completed proof of concept for their blockchain trade finance platform and have named it as the ‘Trade Finance Registry.’ ...