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What’s New

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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27.04.2018

Crown Agents Bank Partners with Online Trading Platform, 360T

In its latest move towards digital advancement to modernise processes to improve customer experience, Crown Agents Bank, the global wholesale bank for emerging markets, has partnered with online trading platform 360T. This central trading desk, adopted by major international companies to link request and transaction flows, allows users to directly reduce their operational costs and

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27.04.2018

Crown Agents Bank Appoints David Bee as new Head of Global Markets

Crown Agents Bank has appointed David Bee in the newly created role as Head of Global Markets. David will join the Bank’s Executive Committee. Bee brings 30 years of financial markets knowledge and a wide range of experience in emerging and frontier markets. Bee joins from Lloyds Banking Group, where he served as Head of

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27.04.2018

Crown Agents Bank, Joins Rapidly Growing Community on CCRManager

Joint Media Release UK-based Crown Agents Bank (CAB) has become the latest bank to join the fast-growing community of financial institutions on CCRManager, a fintech platform supporting global trade and supply chain finance distribution. Having recently launched its own proprietary foreign exchange (FX) trading platform, EMpowerFX, this new partnership signifies the next milestone in CAB’s

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16.11.2017

CAB Launches Online Trading Platform, EMpowerFX

  The platform provides clients with direct access to real time quotes for well in excess of 500 emerging and developed market currency pairs including many difficult to procure exotic currencies EMpowerFX serves as a one-stop entry point for real-time quotation, pricing and trade execution Crown Agents Bank has launched a new online foreign exchange

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10.08.2017

Steven Marshall Appointed as CCO

CAB is pleased to announce the appointment of Steven Marshall, as Chief Commercial Officer. Formerly CAB’s Head of Payments and Cash Management, Marshall joined CAB in November 2016 from the United Nations Migration Agency. He began his career on the Graduate Training Program at Barclays where he held a number of positions in his 7 years

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10.06.2017

Albert Maasland Appointed as CEO

16-02-2017:  Crown Agents Bank (CAB) and Crown Agents Investment Management (CAIM) are delighted to announce the appointment of Albert Maasland as the Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Maasland started his career in banking at Chase Manhattan Bank – later JP Morgan – and during his 11 year career there, was involved in transforming and building a

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4.04.2016

CAB and CAIM acquired by Helios

04-04-16: Helios Investors III, L.P., a fund advised by Africa-focused private investment firm Helios Investment Partners (Helios), has completed the acquisition of 100% of Crown Agents Bank Limited (CAB) and Crown Agents Investment Management Limited (CAIM), following the receipt of regulatory approvals. CAB and CAIM provide payments, trade finance, foreign exchange and investment management services to its focus markets

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