Global Finance Magazine
Some green shoots lurk beneath the region’s raging civil wars, economic woes and political unrest.
Global Finance held its annual Transaction Processing Awards ceremony in Singapore in October, during SWIFT’s annual Sibos conference. Leading financial executives from banks were present to accept their awards and honor other recipients.
Awards & Rankings
LIMA, PERU, OCTOBER 10, 2015
Global Finance presented awards to the top banks in its annual Safest and Best Banks rankings at an awards ceremony, held in conjunction with the IMF/World Bank meetings.
From the Wires
By Margit Feher BUDAPEST--Hungary plans to cut its widely criticized bank-sector levy even more than originally planned next year, a bill submitted to parliament shows. According to the draft legislation submitted to lawmakers late Tuesday, in 2016 the special levy ...
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U.S. building permits for October were revised to up 5.1% from September to a seasonally adjusted rate of 1.161 million, the Commerce Department reported Wednesday. October building permits were originally reported as being up 4.1% at a seasonally adjusted rate ...