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How China could benefit from the US trade war

September 18, 2018

If US president Donald Trump forces China to change its economic model, Brian Caplen says he will be doing the country a favour.

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How to overcome banking's digital disappointments

September 11, 2018

The track record of gains from mobile and cloud investments is poor. Can banks do better with AI, robotics and blockchain?

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Wells Fargo innovation R&D chief embraces digital disruption

September 3, 2018

Bipin Sahni, Wells Fargo’s head of innovation research and development for its innovation group, talks to Joy Macknight about laying the foundation for innovation through an R&D mindset.  

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Nordea’s global co-head of CIB on being the regional bank of choice

September 3, 2018

Nordea’s global co-head of corporate and investment banking, Mathias Leijon, speaks to Danielle Myles about the emerging tech sector, how sustainability is impacting IPOs and his hopes for Finnish dealflow.

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Spain shrugs off Italy turmoil with 10-year benchmark

September 3, 2018

Spain’s second 10-year bond deal of 2018 defied political turbulence both at home and abroad in neighbouring Italy. David Wigan reports.

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Axel Weber: how engagement with younger employees leads to better banks

September 3, 2018

Attracting the next generation of talent is crucial to banks’ future success, which is why UBS works hard to achieve this.

Why banks must be wary of Russian sanctions risks

September 3, 2018

Increasingly tough and complex Russian sanctions carry many hidden risks for lenders, write Collyer Bristow’s Robin Henry and Anna Battams.

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Lea Giménez and Benigno López: How teamwork can bring prosperity to Paraguay

September 3, 2018

In a show of co-operation, Paraguay’s past and present finance ministers are working together for the betterment of the country’s economy.

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Clemens Fuest: A plan to guarantee German prosperity

September 3, 2018

Reforms at home and a strengthening of EU co-operation are crucial to Germany’s continuing economic health, writes the economist and president of the IFO Institute.

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Natixis redefines structured products with green OAT ‘repack’

September 3, 2018

Natixis plans to double revenues from its sustainability business by ‘greening’ financial products.

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