We are delighted to announce we have appointed FX and payments expert, Colin Digby, to head up our Banks and Non-Bank Financial Institutions portfolio in OECD countries. Colin’s extensive experience in the industry includes senior roles in FX and payments at RBS Markets, Barclays, Deutsche Bank, JP Morgan and Citigroup. His appointment is the most
Global Trade Review (GTR) has released the shortlist for its Leaders in Trade Awards 2019, revealing that Crown Agents Bank (CAB) has been nominated for the award for Best Correspondent Bank, Best Trade Finance Bank in Eastern Africa, and Best Trade Finance Bank in Southern Africa. The awards shortlisting identifies excellence in the trade,
Our commitment to providing financial services in Africa has been recognised in the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG)’s report: Companies to Inspire Africa 2019. The report celebrates dynamic and fast-growing businesses that the LSEG have identified for the intrinsic value they add to the African region. In order to be included in the list, companies
We are delighted to announce that Crown Agents Bank has been shortlisted for the category of ‘International Development: Non-Physical Project’ in the British Expertise International (BEI) Awards 2019. This award celebrates companies that have demonstrated excellence in contributing to international development, adapted to meet evolving client needs, and overcome cultural challenges to achieve sustainable results.
We have boosted our digital team with two appointments: Alison Trace and Marc Escoffier. Alison joined our Global Markets & Relationship Banking Team last September as Digital FX Product Manager. Her role involves developing our all-important client-focused digital FX strategy. Alison joined us from Thomson Reuters, where she led its Strategic Client Group across all
Writing for Treasury Management International, David Bee, Head of Global Markets at Crown Agents Bank, highlights the benefits of new and innovative technology to financial services in Nigeria – and the potential benefits for corporate treasurers. Click here to read the full article.
Crown Agents Bank joins SWIFT gpi to deliver an improved cross-border payments experience to their range of clients – including development agencies, NGOs and regulated financial institutions. Learn more about SWIFT gpi here: http://ow.ly/R6wX50jxiJN
Following recent news of our extended FX trading hours, we are delighted to announce a new currency offering: we have added the Papua New Guinea Kina (PGK) to our online trading platform EMpowerFX. To learn more or to get in touch, please click here: https://bit.ly/2yMCOge
We are pleased to announce that we are extending our FX trading hours to further accommodate the Asian markets, allowing for a more seamless process that speeds up business decisions for our customers globally. Learn more about EMpowerFX here: https://bit.ly/2yMCOge
In an article for the World Bank, David Bee, Head of Global Markets at Crown Agents Bank, explains that the answer to solving Africa’s currency illiquidity problems can be found in innovative, online trading technologies. Please click here to read the full article.