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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

18.09.2018

Crown Agents Bank Appoints Susanne Chishti As Non-Executive Director

Crown Agents Bank has appointed Susanne Chishti to its board as a non-executive director. Chishti brings more than 20 years of financial expertise, board-level experience focused on organisational governance, and a strong understanding of the small and medium size enterprise market. Her experience draws on 14 years in banking, with senior positions held at Morgan

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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.

23.07.2018

CAB at the Treasurers Roundtable Annual Conference

Albert Maasland (CEO), Theresa Henshaw (Head of Global Market Sales) and David Pitts (Senior Advisor) are in Washington DC at the Treasurers Roundtable Annual Conference. First held in 2011, the event brings together treasury leaders from organisations operating in developing countries. It has since grown to include over 100 treasury professionals from more than 60

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5.07.2018

Crown Agents Bank Appoints David Pitts as Senior Advisor

Crown Agents Bank is delighted to announce that David Pitts has joined the bank’s International Development Organisations (IDO) team as Senior Advisor. Pitts is well known throughout the Development Sector, having worked as a Senior Relationship Banker in Africa for the past 20 years. Joining from Ecobank, Pitts brings a wealth of experience – including

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14.05.2018

Crown Agents Bank Appoints Richard Weald as its new CTO

Crown Agents Bank has appointed Richard Weald as its new Chief Technology Officer. Weald will oversee the Bank’s use of technology to align and enhance operational processes, client due-diligence and on-boarding, risk management, and further enhance Crown Agents Bank’s product strategy. Weald brings over 20 years of financial markets expertise and technological know-how to the

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