Digitizing banking in the UAE

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank is capitalizing on the determination of the UAE government and central bank to promote payment automation and digitization. Jacek Kurantowicz, head of cash management, explains why.

ADCB harnesses expansive ambitions in the Middle East

A willingness to explore opportunities beyond its core markets coupled with intelligent use of technology has enabled Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank to significantly expand its customer base, says Krishnakumar Duraiswamy, ADCB head of trade finance.

Investment in the heart of China

Zhengzhou National Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone is attracting the attention of the world as a leader in economic development – but why?

Addressing Africa’s currency management challenges

The formation of the African Continental Free Trade Area is expected to boost trade volumes across the continent. Corporates that leverage local banking knowledge and services will be well placed to take advantage of this opportunity, writes Emmanuel Ajayi, managing director, head of FX trading, Africa, Standard Chartered.