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June 2017 6 Min Read

OpenLink Cloud – A World First

OpenLink Cloud is the world’s first enterprise cloud platform for trading, treasury and risk management, combining the strength and security of the Microsoft Azure platform with OpenLink’s own security and tools to ensure that clients’ systems and data are...

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May 2017 7 Min Read

Sunshine in the Cloud – Sharing insights on treasury technology opportunities

Chaired by Helen Sanders, Editor During this roundtable discussion published in association with FIS, two corporate treasurers, Masha Weijers, group treasurer of Futuris, supplier to the automotive industry headquartered in Australia, and Carolyn Maloney, group...

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March 2016 3 Min Read

How Digital Technology is Transforming Treasury

How Digital Technology is Transforming Treasury by Thomas Dolenga, Head of Cash Management Product Development, UniCredit Digitalisation has already given rise to a number of valuable tools designed to raise the speed, safety, and efficiency of treasury operations. And...

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March 2016 6 Min Read

Digitisation for Best-in-Class Treasury Management

Digitisation for Best-in-Class Treasury Management by John Colleemallay, Senior Director, Group Treasury & Financing, Dassault Systèmes Dassault Systèmes is a fast-growing innovator, supporting 190,000 enterprise clients across 12 industries and 140...

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January 2016 6 Min Read

A Pioneer of Treasury Efficiency and Automation

A Pioneer of Treasury Efficiency and Automation   by Martin Schlageter, Head of Treasury Operations, Roche Over the past decade, Roche has developed a world-class global treasury organisation, a process that has been distinguished by the close collaboration...

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January 2016 3 Min Read

Asian Treasurers Embrace Technology

Asian Treasurers Embrace Technology by Kevin Grant, Hanse Orga Executive Board Member Hanse Orga’s current experiences in the Asia-Pacific region show clearly that technology innovation is now a primary catalyst for achieving business process improvement in...

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December 2015 3 Min Read

Is Blockchain Technology Really the Solution to All Our Problems?

Is Blockchain Technology Really the Solution to All Our Problems? by Marc Robert-Nicoud, CEO, Clearstream Holding Although blockchain technology has been around for years, it seems that the financial industry has only now started to realise its potential. While...

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December 2015 4 Min Read

Blockchain – Disruption or Hype?

Blockchain – Disruption or Hype? by Jean-Marc Servat, Chairman, The European Association of Corporate Treasurers (EACT) This month’s EACT column is not about upcoming potentially harmful regulations, but about a technology that could both disrupt our...

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December 2015 4 Min Read

Solving Spreadsheet Gridlock

Solving Spreadsheet Gridlock by Robyn da Silva, Account Director, Gresham Computing In a recent poll we conducted with global corporates, over half the respondents confessed to still using spreadsheets to manage their general ledger or accounts receivable processes....

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October 2015 9 Min Read

The Growing Impact of Regulation and Technology

The Growing Impact of Regulation and Technology   by Chris Paizis, Head of Markets Distribution at Barclays Africa (ex SA) Banks are having to redefine themselves, looking five or 10 years ahead to make sure they are prepared for a changing financial order....

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October 2015 4 Min Read

The Value of an Integrated Approach to Liquidity and Risk

The Value of an Integrated Approach to Liquidity and Risk by SunGard With a sophisticated financial services sector underpinned by a well-developed regulatory and legal framework, burgeoning corporate sector and a stable economy, South Africa continues to be an...

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October 2015 5 Min Read

A Force for Change in Mobile Payments

A Force for Change in Mobile Payments by Kee Joo Wong, Head of Global Payments and Cash Management, Asia Pacific, The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited Despite mobile devices becoming ubiquitous in almost every country around the world, it has taken...