• Photo by Mikel Parera In a recent article on Treasury & Risk, Western Alliance Bank’s COO Tim Boothe suggests considerations for treasury teams when conducting due diligence on prospective banking partners. Typically, a firm will be provoked to seek new banking partners when they need a new or different financing
  • Photo by Markus Spiske Driving growth is a vague concept. Where do you start? What does it involve? The goal of “achieving overall growth” within a company is broad. As you’ll see with the following 12 considerations, all you’ll have is good intention without direction without prioritizing focus areas. There
  • Photo source: Wikipedia Commons Standard Chartered is teaming up with Singapore’s National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) to launch a digital-only bank, yet another example of the massive digital shift in the banking world.  According to a Reuters report, its a JV deal with Standard Chartered taking a 60% stake.  Total
  • (Photo: Istock) Hedge funds that make both bullish and bearish wagers on stocks are slashing their exposure to American companies that lean heavily on China for businesses, such as Las Vegas Sands Corp. and General Motors Co., according to data compiled by Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s prime brokerage unit. (Bloomberg)
  • Photo by Matthew Kwong Last month, European BaaS platform Solarisbank announced its launch into France, Italy and Spain with local IBANs – a move that gives their partners total access to local financial ecosystems in Europe’s biggest markets.  Founded in 2016, Solarisbank has utilized its full German banking license to