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SEPA and European Payments

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PSD Breeds European Fragmentation

21 October 2008  |  4410 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

SEPA credit transfers went live at the beginning of this year and to date can hardly be called a resounding success. What is presented in the media and the party political line spouted by various pundits masks the truth, that there are fundamental problems with SEPA. The problems have a direct line to the drafting of the Payments Services Directi...

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EMXCo An STP Story

17 October 2008  |  5903 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

As news from the markets veer from bad to worse and each day brings more doom and gloom its worth noting one of the big success story's of the last few years. EMXCo were set up in the 20th century to bring some efficiency into investment funds and other collective products that were still operating like it was the 19th century. The basic original ...

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Gary Wright
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We are all bankers now

14 October 2008  |  3659 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

The part nationalisation of UK banks looks like it will become a global phenomenon with the US already moving towards this solution and the EU following suit if weekend reports are accurate. Is this a...

TagsPaymentsRetail banking
Gary Wright
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Financial Crisis drives bullyboy tactics

09 October 2008  |  3712 views  |  1 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

Now I know this might be a small issue in the whole scheme of the global financial meltdown but HSBC seems to be plummeting to new depths of desperation. Only this week, I learnt how HSBC has been

TagsPaymentsRetail banking
Gary Wright
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Will we see the return of trade barriers?

08 October 2008  |  3252 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

In 1929 one of the biggest factors was the introduction of nationalistic trade barriers. These were protective measures to ensure domestic businesses were supported over and above those of the global ...

TagsCardsWholesale banking
Gary Wright
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New Risks for Banks

07 October 2008  |  4126 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 0

For years the market has prided itself on its ability to measure and manage a number of risks that are inherent within financial markets. Counterparty Risks, Operational Risks and those risks based on...

TagsRisk & regulation
Gary Wright
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Primary market under threat

06 October 2008  |  2977 views  |  0 comments | recommendations Recommends 1

Corporate finance remains aloof from many of the operational assessments that are focused on systems and procedures in the secondary market. Many people working in corporate finance also have an aloof...

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Date 09 Mar 2007
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The Single Euro Payments Area, the Payments Services Directive, the Eurosystem, TARGET2, STEP2, the Euro and related matters.
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