06, 02, 2012

Cititrust EDGE Magazine, Q1, 2012 – ‘The increasing difficulty of running a “lite” international business structure due to increased banking regulation’

In the nineties and noughties companies increasingly adopted international business structures that minimised bricks, mortar and personnel located “onshore”. This was not just “offshoring” in the sense of locating manufacturing […]

12, 01, 2012

Finextra, January 2012 – “PNC Bank joins IBOS”

International Banking One Solution (IBOS) Banking Association, the international banking alliance focused on providing corporate customers with international cash management solutions, announced today its newest member, PNC Bank, N.A., the […]

01, 11, 2011

Treasury Management International, November 2011 – “The interconnection between the Eurozone debt crisis and payments market harmonisation”

Major stabilisation efforts behind the euro will certainly be undertaken this autumn, even if the legal powers of the Eurozone governments and central banks to take these measures have been […]

04, 10, 2011

Banking Technology, October 2011 – “AML & Sanctions feature: Hide and seek”

By Neil Ainger Compliance with sanctions and AML rules is an increasing burden for financial institutions. One solution is to merge operations and adopt a holistic approach, reports Neil Ainger […]

04, 10, 2011

Financial i Magazine, Q3, 2011 – ‘Miele selects IBOS’

Norbert Huhn, head of accounting, Miele explains why UniCredit, which is part of IBOS, was selected by his organization. With a multitude of cross-border benefits, a strong local presence and […]

19, 09, 2011

Daily News at Sibos, September 2011 – “Euro zone crisis threatens SEPA”

The euro zone crisis threatens to derail the single euro payments area (Sepa), according to a new research paper. Challenging those who separate the crisis from Sepa preparations, The Eurozone, […]

05, 09, 2011

Finance Monthly, September 2011 – ‘The banking system – can there ever be real reform?’

Yes there can, by the reimposition of the correlation between credentials, rewards and risks. It requires a decapitation of the upper levels of banks where the individuals are themselves rooted […]

25, 07, 2011

Future Banking, July 2011 – “The Chancellor’s new deal”

Late in 2010 an ‘alteration to the Euro rules’ was announced around how a default by a euro sovereign would be handled. The ‘new deal’, brokered by Chancellor Merkel, envisaged […]

04, 06, 2011

Airport World, June 2011 – Bank on funding

What banking arrangements will best serve an airport operator’s international expansion plans? IBOS Banking Association’s Bob Lyddon provides some tips. A recent raft of banking regulatory changes has altered the […]

01, 06, 2011

Offshore Investment, June 2011 – ‘The growing pitfalls of remote account opening’

Corporate customers are globalising, whilst centralising financial management. That includes opening and operating bank accounts remotely, without travelling to the many countries concerned. Ideally the process for overseas corporate account […]