BTG Pactual’s global designs take shape

The Brazilian investment bank has hired some big-name bankers, many from UBS, and wants to develop business linking Latin America with European and Asian investors and corporates.

Cash management: Value dating

While regulatory pressures are having huge repercussions for costs in the cash management industry, some argue that they are causing such disruption that fundamental tenets such as value dating need to be re-examined.

Portugal: Opportunities abroad, challenges at home

José Maria Ricciardi, president and chief executive of Banco Espírito Santo Investimento, talks about the importance of Portugal’s links to developing markets and the challenges faced by the country’s banks in the present crisis.