February 7, 2018
Australia - Expert currency forecasters were found wanting again in 2017 as major currency pairs moved stubbornly in the opposite direction to analyst predictions. While at the beginning of the year, markets were bracing for further volatility amid a rise in...
February 7, 2018
Paris - As part of our open banking series of interviews in partnership with Finastra, we spoke to Sophie Guibaud, vice president at Fidor Bank, to find out how she thinks open banking will affect the financial services community in the months to come.
February 6, 2018
Taipei – The Asian Bankers Association invites Chief Risk Officers (CROs) and managers of member and non-member banks to participate in a webinar on “Implications for organization, skills and the role of Chief Risk Officers given...
Mumbai – 180 banking delegates from 25 Asian countries joined the 34th ABA Annual Conference and General Meeting in Mumbai that featured key banking leaders such as Viral Acharya (Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India), Rainish Kumar, (Chairman of SBI), Uday Kotak (Executive Vice Chairman & Managing Director of Kotak Mahindra Bank), V. G. Kannan (Chief Executive of the Indian Banks’ Association), Cheng Cheng-Mount (Vice Chairman of the Financial Supervisory Commission of the ROC (Taiwan)) and many other banks’ CEOs. Important issues such as India’s banking landscape, SMEs in India, sanction-related risks, online and mobile banking, and blockchain were also discussed during the intense 2-day meeting. Press “Presentations” to access many of the presentations.
ABA & ADFIAP organize
study tour of MSME
Taiwan – The ABA jointly organized with the Association of Development Financing Institutions in Asia and the Pacific (ADFIAP) the “International Study Tour on MSME Development Programs and Policies of Taiwan” on October 30 to November 3, 2017 in Taiwan.
ABA members are invited to
recommend Conference’s themes
Taipei – ABA cordially invites members to recommend themes that could be featured during the 35th ABA Conference in Kurumba, Maldives. These recommendations will be presented during the ABA Planning Committee Meeting on March 8th, 2018 in the Maldives. For your reference, the list of themes presented in past conferences can be downloaded HERE. Write your recommendations to email@example.com.
Vietnam TV news
The 33th ABA Conference featured the Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam H.E. Le Minh Hung; ABA Chairman Daniel Wu, Vietcombank Chairman Nghiem Xuan Thank, other Bank CEOs and renowned speakers.
“Growing Beyond Borders”
one minute video
The 2015 conference was a two days event featuring famous speakers such as Bret King and Richard Koo, government dignitaries such as the President of Taiwan and Philippines’ Deputy Central Banker, and many other important financial experts and regulators.
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