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Banking in India
Market commentary
Market commentary
07 Oct 2008

Banking in India

Naina Lal Kidwai, HSBC's group general manager and country head, India, spoke to Finextra about sustainable banking and microfinance, mobile technology, and how India's strength in outsourcing services for the global financial industy has impacted its own banking industry.

Fintech M&A roundtable
Market commentary
Market commentary
07 Oct 2008

Fintech M&A roundtable

On 25 September, Finextra hosted a roundtable discussion with a number of leading advisors and investors in the financial technology sector. The discussion covered a review of how the number, scale and profile of deals has changed after one year of the credit crunch, and what trends we are likely to see in 2009 and beyond.

Progressing financial markets
Market commentary
Market commentary
29 Sep 2008

Progressing financial markets

Keith Saxton and Suzanne Duncan of IBM are joined by Lee Hodgkinson of SWX Europe to discuss structural changes in the market driven by the financial crisis, shifts in liquidity power, the usefulness of dark liquidity pools, and removing cost from the industry.

Changing payments
Market commentary
Market commentary
17 Sep 2008

Changing payments

Ace Software's Parth Desai talks about the business drivers behind increasing adoption of second generation payment systems. He also describes the benefits that a service-oriented architecture approach, coupled with the ISO 20022 standard and intelligent processing, can provide.

After the crunch
Market commentary
Market commentary
12 Sep 2008

After the crunch

David Hodgkinson, Group Chief Operating Officer, HSBC, spoke to Finextra about post-credit-crunch risk management, changes in approach to funding and liquidity management, and standardisation of global operations through the One HSBC programme.

Global payments convergence
Market commentary
Market commentary
08 Sep 2008

Global payments convergence

JPMorgan, Nordea, Pohjola and UBS were among participants in a roundtable discussion on payments convergence held at EBAday2008 in Helsinki, Finland in June.

Sepa: No dramatic change in business models yet
Market commentary
Market commentary
08 Sep 2008

Sepa: No dramatic change in business models yet

Andrew Long, HSBC's group general manager and head of global transaction banking, spoke to Finextra about the challenges of long-term planning, the impact of Sepa on banks in Europe, and standardising corporate offerings globally.

Sold short on short selling
Market commentary
Market commentary
26 Aug 2008

Sold short on short selling

SunGard Astec Analytics looks at the effect of the SEC's July special order on the securities lending market.

Liquidity is king for dark pools
Market commentary
Market commentary
15 Jul 2008

Liquidity is king for dark pools

In this six-minute video Lee Hodgkinson, CEO, SWX Europe, talks about the case for non-displayed liquidity in Europe. He discusses competition among new and traditional execution venues post-MiFID, the launch of SWX Swiss Block, working with NYFIX and staying ahead in the race for low-latency and innovation.

A guide to Sepa migration
Market commentary
Market commentary
04 Jul 2008

A guide to Sepa migration

This German-language video from the Austrian Payments Council outlines the key steps of Sepa migration.

e-Invoicing in Europe
Market commentary
Market commentary
04 Jul 2008

e-Invoicing in Europe

Bo Harald, chairman, EC Expert Group on e-Invoicing, spoke to Finextra at EBAday in Helsinki about the progress being made by industry bodies to lay the groundwork for wider adoption of e-invoicing in the European single market. In this video he outlines some of the benefits for corporates, SMEs and banks in increasing financial supply chain efficiency, and describes the steps being taken to achieve standard processes and a common legal foundation for e-invoices in Europe.

Sepa progress update
Market commentary
Market commentary
25 Jun 2008

Sepa progress update

EBA Chairman Hansjörg Nymphius spoke to Finextra about current industry work to reflect corporate input on Sepa deployment, and drive regional e-invoicing. In this video he also discusses national implementation of the Payment Services Directive, and standardisation efforts.

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