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Cover Story

AI: The Unseen Assistant

AI: The Unseen Assistant

Artificial intelligence is already doing a lot for us behind the scenes, and a surge of new and better applications is on the way.

Features

Making The Cloud Pay

Making The Cloud Pay

The ability of cloud-based systems to deliver faster payments—and treasury insights—took on added importance during the pandemic.

Award Winners

World’s Best Banks 2021

World’s Best Banks 2021

The year’s best banks pivoted to adapt to Covid-19—and set the stage for economic recovery.

Global Salon

Milestones

Shareholder Revolt At Toshiba

Shareholder Revolt At Toshiba

Toshiba shareholders voted for an independent probe into allegations that investors were pressured against pursuing a management shake-up at last summer’s annual general meeting.

Newsmakers

Trends

Bank Of Russia Prepares For Digital Ruble Launch

Bank Of Russia Prepares For Digital Ruble Launch

The Bank of Russia’s announcement is the latest move by central banks to harness the advantages of distributed ledger technology to stave off the rapid ascendancy of competing but regulatory-light cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum.

Decarbonizing Crypto

Decarbonizing Crypto

The impact of cryptocurrencies on the environment is growing in tandem with its acceptance by mainstream financial institutions.

Corporate Finance & Capital

Special Report

Kuwait Roundtable: Looking to Recovery

Kuwait Roundtable: Looking to Recovery

Kuwaiti banks provided crucial support through the Covid-19 crisis and will play just as important a role in nursing the nation back to full economic health. Top executives from seven of the nation’s leading financial institutions discuss the past year and look ahead to the future.

Frontier Market Report