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News, views and interesting articles from the CAB team.

28.01.2019

Crown Agents Bank shortlisted for the BEI Awards 2019

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.

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10.01.2019

Key appointments advance Crown Agents Bank’s digital team

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

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31.10.2018

David Bee explores Nigeria’s rising fintech opportunity in TMI

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.

31.10.2018

CAB joins SWIFT gpi

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  

23.10.2018

CAB adds the PGK to its currency offering

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

22.10.2018

Extended FX trading hours

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

2.08.2018

David Bee contributes to the World Bank blog

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.