The 2022 World Cup Kicks Off Cashless Economy in Qatar

The 2022 World Cup Kicks Off Cashless Economy in Qatar

As the 2022 FIFA World Cup kicks off in Qatar, Joseph Abraham, Group CEO of Commercial Bank of Qatar (CBQ) met with Global Finance to discuss the significant challenges of providing safe and convenient digital banking services for the World Cup and how digital banking is moving Qatar to a cashless economy.

BAI Awarded Best Bank in Angola 2022

BAI Awarded Best Bank in Angola 2022

A full-service bank with over US$6 billion in net assets, 1.8 million customers, nearly 500 distribution channels throughout the country, and a rapidly growing digital banking platform, BAI (Banco Angolano de Investimentos) has emerged as a strong and secure national and international banking partner in Angola. BAI was selected by Global Finance as the Best Bank in Angola in 2022.

In Conversation With Nick Smith, SmartStream Technologies

In Conversation With Nick Smith, SmartStream Technologies

Nick Smith, Global Head of Managed Services at SmartStream Technologies speaks with Global Finance’s Founder and Editorial Director Joseph Giarraputo about how SmartStream are driving innovation, what technology shifts they are seeing, and the rise in adoption of cloud services and APIs.

In Conversation With Andreas Lutz, CEO of Fides

In Conversation With Andreas Lutz, CEO of Fides

Andreas Lutz, CEO of Fides Treasury Services speaks with Global Finance’s Founder and Editorial Director Joseph Giarraputo about the challenges facing treasury and finance professionals, how open banking and APIs are changing the bank connectivity landscape and the most important area for corporates to focus on related to cross-border payments.

In Conversation With Isaac Kamuta, Ecobank Group

In Conversation With Isaac Kamuta, Ecobank Group

Isaac Kamuta, Group Head: Payment Services, Cash Management and Client Access for Ecobank Group speaks with Global Finance’s Founder and Editorial Director Joseph Giarraputo about the challenges of making payments across various African nations and currencies, recent technological advances that have made banking easier for Ecobank’s clients and the strategic advantages that Ecobank offers those looking to do business in Africa.

In Conversation with Eugene Markman, COO of ION FX

In Conversation with Eugene Markman, COO of ION FX

ION FX won Best API Trader in Global Finance’s World’s Best FX Tech Providers for its MarketFactory futures product, which covers all FX workflows and instruments, with speeds of 5-7 microseconds, giving access to equities, energy, rates and agriculture. Following ...

In Conversation With Mudassir Amray, CEO of Titan Trust Bank

In Conversation With Mudassir Amray, CEO of Titan Trust Bank

Mudassir Amray, CEO and Managing Director of Nigeria’s Titan Trust Bank, speaks with Global Finance’s Founder and Editorial Director Joseph Giarraputo about the challenges of banking in Africa, the impact of the pandemic, Titan’s use of technology and its recent acquisition of Nigeria’s Union Bank.

Digital Banking Virtual Roundtable

Digital Banking Virtual Roundtable

    ​Wisam Mahmood, Co-Head Global Transaction Banking at Mashreq Bank, is an experience banker, Fintech leader, business and product strategist with a progressive international career spanning over 25 years. Prior to joining Mashreq, he worked as a consultant/advisor on ...

Embedding sustainability into DBS's culture

Embedding sustainability into DBS's culture

Su Shan Tan, Group Head of Institutional Bank at DBS, speaks with Global Finance’s Joseph Giarraputo about DBS’s sustainability strategy, innovating to help issuers raise capital with a positive impact on environment and social programs and looking ahead at DBS’s sustainability initiatives going into ...

In Conversation With Victoria Harverson, SmartStream Air

In Conversation With Victoria Harverson, SmartStream Air

Global Finance's President and Editorial Director Joseph Giarraputo speaks with Victoria Harverson, Global Head of Business Development for SmartStream. They discuss data reconciliation and how SmartStream Air allows users to take control of data from multiple formats and from different ...

In Conversation with Sael Al Waary, Deputy Group CEO of Bank ABC.

In Conversation with Sael Al Waary, Deputy Group CEO of Bank ABC.

Global Finance’s Publisher and Editorial Director Joseph Giarraputo speaks with Sael Al Waary, Deputy Group CEO of Bank ABC. The discussion covers a number of topics on AI, the selection of ABC Labs in Global Finance’s Best Innovation Labs, Open Banking and Cloud development in Bahrain’s fintech infrastructure and ecosystem and Bank ABC’s launch of its digital-mobile only bank ila.