June 2021 5 Min Read

It’s Time to Combat Duplicate Financing Fraud in Trade Finance

Recent major trade fraud events have seen a number of banks retreat from the trade and commodity finance markets entirely. This...

March 2021 4 Min Read

Embracing Dynamic Supplier Finance to Support Corporate Supply Chains

The Covid-19 pandemic highlighted the importance of offering financial support to corporate supply chains, but the Global Supply...

February 2021 5 Min Read

Why Trade Finance Market Places are the Way Forward

The Covid-19 pandemic resulted in a significant slump in global trade volumes in 2020, with the latest World Trade Organisation (WTO) forecast estimating that global merchandise...

February 2021 8 Min Read

Recipe for Success: Building a New World-class Treasury during Lockdown

When Patrick Kunz, Interim Treasury & Finance Consultant, started at Takeaway.com, the treasury function did not exist. Building...

February 2021

Leading Edge Supply Chain Finance: Smart and Sustainable

TMI’s Eleanor Hill is joined in the virtual TreasuryCast studio by Gwynne Master, Managing Director and Global Head of Trade, Lloyds Bank, to discuss all things supply chain...

February 2021 7 Min Read

Why Banking Has to Shape Up or Ship Out

EY’s recent report on the state of the corporate, commercial, and SME banking market points to a number of problems in the sector, before providing several solutions....

January 2021 5 Min Read

The Potential of Quantum Computing in Trade Finance

The financial mechanisms underpinning global trade are undergoing significant change. Tradeteq CEO Christoph Gugelmann explains how quantum computing has the potential to...

January 2021 7 Min Read

How SMEs Can Benefit From Bounce-Back Banking

The current downturn is having a devastating and potentially fatal impact on small and medium-sized enterprises. But there are steps financial institutions can take to add value...

May 2020 6 Min Read

Goodbye, Excel: Automating Bank Guarantees at Arup

A frequent user of bank guarantees to support its business, the treasury function at Arup was frustrated by using Excel spreadsheets for the application, maintenance and...

March 2020 6 Min Read

Why Corporate Finance Teams are More Than Bean Counters

The fluctuating energy market creates a finance environment like no other. As a result, heads of finance in this industry must be well versed in the market and able to...

August 2019 8 Min Read

Fighting Cybercrime in the UAE: Building a Treasury Game Plan

Do you know who to call if your ERP is hacked? How will you make payments if treasury systems are disabled? Is cyber insurance the best form of risk mitigation? These questions...

April 2019 9 Min Read

Preparing Treasury for the Future: Picking the Right Bank Relationships

While my office door is always open to banks wanting to have a conversation about how they can support YFAI’s treasury operations,...