Global Finance Magazine
Sustainable finance is here to stay. Now, CFOs must learn to navigate an often-bewildering thicket of new standards and benchmarks.
Will a boost in oil production help Saudi Arabia stick to its plans for economic diversification and fiscal reform?
Blockchain may be yesterday's news if Sberbank's Demo Day conference is anything to judge by.
Russia's Sberbank is helping the country's tech start-ups find American investors and transforming itself in the process.
In November 2018, Global Finance magazine named the BPS-Sberbank’s internet unit—Sberbank Business Online—the Best Digital Corporate Bank in Russia, Central and Eastern Europe. The unit also succeeded in three corporate sub-categories for Central and Eastern Europe: Best Online Portal Services, Most Innovative Digital Bank, and Best Integrated Corporate Bank Site.
NEWS & FEATURES
Is the world reaching peak smartphone saturation?
Smartphone-only bank makes a splash in the US.
In business, everything starts and ends with a payment. Companies receive payments from customers and make payments to their suppliers every day and the finance department is responsible for ensuring that the company is paying the right amounts and receiving the expected sums. Often, companies are processing these payments in multiple locations, with different teams working with local banks, customers and vendors. However, the move towards more digital payment methods is changing the payment landscape — rapidly.
ECONOMIC DATA & ANALYSIS
Everyone wants a job but employment patterns vary a lot from country to country.
Household saving is defined as the difference between a household’s disposable income (wages, income of the self-employed and net property income) and its consumption (expenditures on goods and services.)
Who’s up, who’s down, and why?
With the world as their oyster but more competition from other oyster hunters, private banks are focusing products and services in an effort to grow without sacrificing profits.