2019

Special Cases

Special Cases

Andrea Fiano's monthly letter to you, the reader.

Hyperconnecting At Sibos 2019

Hyperconnecting At Sibos 2019

Thousands gather in London for this year's Sibos to discuss the evolution of the cloud-services market, the future of Swift, the role of the new nonbanks, the potential of open banking, and innovations in payments.

Saving The Best For Last

Global Finance magazine editor Andrea Fiano's message to readers about what to expect in this month's issue.

Selecting The Best Banks

Global Finance magazine editor Andrea Fiano's message to readers about what to expect in this month's issue.

Calculating Anew

Global Finance magazine editor Andrea Fiano's message to readers about what to expect in this month's issue.

What Matters

Global Finance magazine editor Andrea Fiano's message to readers about what to expect in this month's issue.

Taiwan Roundtable: From Risk To Opportunity

Taiwan Roundtable: From Risk To Opportunity

Taiwan’s economy is still strong and well diversified, according to the participants in a recent Global Finance roundtable in Taipei. In the near future, global trade tensions could be both a risk and an opportunity for the local economy.

2018

A New Era For Transaction Banking

A New Era For Transaction Banking

At Sibos in Sydney, all the latest and greatest technologies were on display, and attendees delved into the topics that are shaping our financial futures.

Growth To Slow, But Carry On

Global Finance magazine editor Andrea Fiano's message to readers about what to expect in this month's issue.

Stability And Longevity

Global Finance magazine editor Andrea Fiano's message to readers about what to expect in this month's issue.

Pinnacles And Plateaus

Global Finance magazine editor Andrea Fiano's message to readers about what to expect in this month's issue.

Real Innovation vs Hype

Real Innovation vs Hype

Global Finance magazine editor Andrea Fiano explains what's new about this year's innovation awards.

Supply Chain And Tariffs

Global Finance magazine editor Andrea Fiano's monthly letter focuses on how corporate leaders are reacting and adapting to the prospect of a U.S.-China trade war.

Risky And Riskier

Global Finance editor Andrea Fiano says that President Donald Trump's tariffs on imports could lead to serious economic repercussions and that corporates should take a hard look at cryptocurrencies and their underlying technologies. 

Taxing Questions

Will the latest US tax reform increase the attractiveness of the United States for foreign companies? Will companies line up to establish or increase operations in the US? And, if so, will this force other developed economies to follow suit ...

Dear Reader: Eternal Vigilance

  At the start of 2018, strong economic growth and financial market outperformance seem to be hallmark of the year. One wonders, however, if there is a disconnect between the real economy and financial markets, and whether gains are a ...

The Great Tax Debate: US And Worldwide

JANUARY 2018 | VOL. 32 NO. 1 Good timing is sometimes just a coincidence. When we started discussing a cover story on taxes and corporates with reporter Laurence Neville a few months ago, we could not imagine how topical the issue ...

2017

One Year Later

DECEMBER 2017  |  VOL. 31 NO. 11 Dear Reader, What a difference a year makes! Or does it? One year after the victory of Donald Trump, not much of his legislative agenda has been accomplished, as our cover story shows. ...

Q&A with ACI Worldwide Financial Fraud Solution Specialist, Jay Floyd

ACI Worldwide's Fraud Strategy & Solutions specialist Jay Floyd spoke with Global Finance Editor Andrea Fiano on the sideline of Sibos 2017 regarding the massive rise in financial fraud across the world and how ACI is using machine learning technology to identify behavior patterns to detect and minimize fraud.

ING wins 'Best Bank In The World' award for 2017

Koos Timmermans, CFO of ING, winner of our first Best Bank In The World award, speaks with Global Finance Magazine editor Andrea Fiano about how his bank succeeded in establishing a global footprint by following its clients, and the lesson that ING took from fintechs: focus on the user experience.

The Safest And The Best

NOVEMBER 2017 | VOL. 31  NO. 10 Our annual ranking of the World’s Safest Banks is one of our most widely respected awards. Intended as a working tool for banks and corporates, this ranking requires a lot of data and ...

KfW 'World's Safest Bank' for 2017

Lutz-Christian Funke, executive director of KfW, The World’s Safest Bank for several consecutive years, discusses with GFMag editor Andrea Fiano Germany’s political balancing act and economic stability, Europe’s refugee problem, and KfW’s collaborations with other European banks and political agencies.

Brazil Needs Social Security Reforms: Goldfajn

Ilan Goldfajn, governor, central bank of Brazil, one of the top-rated governors in Global Finance’s annual Central Banker Report Cards, talks with Magazine editor Andrea Fiano about the progress of reforms in Brazil and how it has impacted the country and the region politically as well as economically.