The growth of Panama's economy is lifting the banking sector, particularly private banking.
Innovation in the consumer payments sector vastly outstrips innovation in the business payments sector but that need not be the case according to Bottomline Business Payments Roundtable participants.
African companies get a boost from the London Stock Exchange.
Bank merger will create a major new player on the African banking scene.
Venezuela's state oil company is struggling to stay afloat.
Protests rocking Haiti threaten to make a bad economic situation worse.