Banking refugees in Uganda

Banking refugees in Uganda

May 15, 2019
By KANIKA SAIGAL

Africa has the largest number of refugees of any continent – in Uganda, many of them are economically active, while others are excluded from accessing basic banking products.

How multilateral development banks moved to Asia

How multilateral development banks moved to Asia

May 09, 2019
By CHRIS WRIGHT

The alphabet soup of multilaterals in the region has become hard to understand during the past decade, so Euromoney tries to read between the acronyms to assess what impact they will make.

Why UniCredit is selling its art

Why UniCredit is selling its art

April 08, 2019
By DOMINIC O'NEILL

Italy’s biggest bank is offloading choice bits of its 60,000-strong art collection – in doing so it is going in a different direction to peers like Intesa Sanpaolo.

A positive picture: How banks are presenting their art treasures in a better light

A positive picture: How banks are presenting their art treasures in a better light

February 08, 2019
By DOMINIC O’NEILL

Banks hold a lot of art, but how can they justify owning valuable collections, which have no practical use, when their previous extravagances have left their stakeholders in such pain? Euromoney looks at some of the biggest troves and asks what banks are doing to lift the veil on these collections.

Women in private banking: Why we need a new normal

Women in private banking: Why we need a new normal

February 06, 2019
By HELEN AVERY

Wealth management was built by men for men, but now that women will become the largest beneficiaries of the $30 trillion intergenerational wealth transfer, the industry needs to overhaul itself.

Impact banking: Bank of America – not too big to care

Impact banking: Bank of America – not too big to care

November 29, 2018
By HELEN AVERY

Over the last two years, Bank of America has been overhauling its low-to-moderate income business, redesigning branches and products, improving employee retention and working with community partners, but will the bank get the credit its actions deserve?

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SME financing: special focus

SME financing: special focus

March 25, 2019

The vexed battle to finance small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) continues amid risk aversion, economic weakness, new regulations and banks’ balance-sheet repair.