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Hong Kong as an offshore RMB clearing hub
Date: Jan 13, 2016   |   Author: Christopher Balding | Opinion
Hong Kong will maintain its strategic role in bridging China with the rest of the world, even if more RMB payments are settled elsewhere. With its preeminence in clearing, settlement, and product diversity, Hong Kong can lead in fintech and should capitalise on higher-value products, particularly those that manage risk.
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Solving the customer insight problem
Date: Nov 04, 2014   |   Author: Shridar Jayakumar | Opinion
Shridar Jayakumar, program director for Oracle Business Analytics, AP, feels understanding the cost of acquiring and maintaining a customer, associated risks, and customer lifecycle potential are key to identifying profitability.
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Singapore – Finance as a lack of the imagination
Date: Mar 17, 2014   |   Author: Emmanuel Daniel | Opinion
Emmanuel Daniel, founder of The Asian Banker, in a rather straightforward speech to the heads of technology of banks in Singapore outlined why the fintech phenomenon in Singapore is not in any danger of any breakthrough that is innovative or transformational and why Singapore banks cannot afford to be concerned more with themselves than with their customers.
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Facing FATCA: Unravelling the IT solution confusion
Date: Aug 14, 2013   |   Author: Colin Camp | Opinion
Colin Camp, managing director of Dion Global Solutions, feels that FIs are finally coming to terms with the reality of FATCA, and must now decide how to address the demand placed upon them.
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What SEPA means for banks in Asia
Date: Aug 14, 2013   |   Author: James Hatcher | Opinion
James Hatcher, managing director of Seeburger Asia Pacific, feels that SEPA offers a unique opportunity for treasurers in Asia to implement more efficient payments practices.



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