Close to one out of four of all SWIFT-connected corporates have an active connection with ING. The bank explain how they have achieved this through a long and proactive commitment - and how they see this as an integral element of their channels strategy.
While considerable work is still to be done for real-time global payments to become a reality, the importance of implementing real-time transactions is clear, and significant progress is already being made, with over 35 countries having now adopted – or transitioning to – some form of faster payment scheme.
Treasuries in the Infrastructure, Real Estate and Building Materials (IRB) sector operate against an extremely demanding backdrop. As HSBC explains,there are various ways in which leading IRB treasuries are successfully managing despite these conditions.