2020

SWIFT Embraces The Future

SWIFT Embraces The Future

Under the shadow of the pandemic, SWIFT has embarked on a revamp of its underlying technological infrastructure, which may be reliable, trusted and relatively secure, but is no longer fit for purpose in a highly interconnected and sped up world.

The Innovators 2020: Payments

The Innovators 2020: Payments

From QR codes and voice-activated payments to Internet of Things devices that make payments, this year’s payment innovators are pushing the boundaries.

Innovation Catalyst

Innovation Catalyst

Covid-19 has supercharged digital innovation as banks, financial services and many other sectors adopt workarounds that are pushing them more rapidly into a virtual future.

The New Money Era

The New Money Era

Central bankers seem to be changing their minds about the potential of digital fiat currencies.

World’s Best Supply Chain Finance Providers 2020

World’s Best Supply Chain Finance Providers 2020

The future of supply chain finance is emerging on a wide variety of platforms, and technology adoption continues to expand. Global Finance names 2020’s best supply chain finance providers.

2019

Lagarde Brings Political Savvy To New Role

Lagarde Brings Political Savvy To New Role

The prospect of a “wild card” leading the European Central Bank is a striking development in the ongoing shift in monetary policy being wrought by Western central banks. 

Swift’s Reckoning

Swift’s Reckoning

The Belgium-based network must address fintech’s challenges to hold on to its dominant role in international finance.

The End Of Cash?

The End Of Cash?

Financial institutions are pushing the benefits of going cashless, but many users remain wary.

Reimagining The World Of Work

Reimagining The World Of Work

Innovations like AI and robotic automation are radically changing the workplace. But they are also changing the nature of work itself for the next generation.

2018

Getting Serious About Blockchain

Getting Serious About Blockchain

Some of the world’s largest institutions are dabbling, as blockchain and DLT invade areas like trade finance, syndicated lending and cross-border payments. 

Global Winners: Leveraging Change

Regulation and technology have transformed treasury since 2008. Our global winners have turned those changes to advantage.  

2017