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21
Sep
2022
Mobility in a time of crisis: an opportunity to get efficient
Who wants to own a car? If you are lucky enough to get the make and model you want, the price is eye-watering. There are...
Expert views
Who wants to own a car? If you are lucky enough to get the make and model you want, the price is eye-watering. There are increasingly strict environmental regulations, rising taxes and congestion charges to pay, while fuel prices are through the roof.
Mobility in a time of crisis: an opportunity to get efficient
19
Sep
2022
The Need for Speed
How Treasurers are Making the Most of Instant Payments
Cash Management
How Treasurers are Making the Most of Instant Payments
The Need for Speed
16
Sep
2022
A measured approach to sustainable investment in Asia Pacific
Asset managers in Asia Pacific are working hard to refine the recipe for sustainable investing. Selecting the right...
ESG investment
Asset managers in Asia Pacific are working hard to refine the recipe for sustainable investing. Selecting the right ingredients is the first step to success.
A measured approach to sustainable investment in Asia Pacific
06
Sep
2022
The Structural Growth of Australia’s Commercial Real Estate Market
The boom in Australian property prices is well-known. But while most of the attention has focused on residential house...
Expert views
The boom in Australian property prices is well-known. But while most of the attention has focused on residential house prices, which rose 25% last year, an equally compelling story has been unfolding in commercial real estate. And though many analysts expect a sharp drop in the residential sector over the next two years in response to rising interest rates, we...
The Structural Growth of Australia’s Commercial Real Estate Market
05
Sep
2022
3 questions to...
Following the TXF GLOBAL conference, a main event in the Export Finance industry, Cécile Camilli, Head of Development...
Expert views
Following the TXF GLOBAL conference, a main event in the Export Finance industry, Cécile Camilli, Head of Development and Structured Export Finance (DSE), shares her views on the evolution of the sector and how the shift of DSE has impacted their business.
3 questions to...
20
Jul
2022
Full charge ahead: the relentless rise of the battery market
The future really is electric, with the humble battery at the centre of an evolving and expanding value chain that...
Expert views
The future really is electric, with the humble battery at the centre of an evolving and expanding value chain that stretches all the way from mining scarce metals and mixing electrolytes and active materials; to assembling the individual cells into battery modules in giant gigafactories; to recycling them at the end of their useful lives.
Full charge ahead: the relentless rise of the battery market
29
Jun
2022
A banking revolution to solve the challenge of climate change
Banking in the 80’s was a somewhat simpler business and climate change a topic for the future. Turn the clock forward...
Expert views
Banking in the 80’s was a somewhat simpler business and climate change a topic for the future. Turn the clock forward three to four decades, and banking faces nothing short of a revolution as it works with multinationals, governments, and start-ups to decarbonise the global economy by 2050.
A banking revolution to solve the challenge of climate change
28
Jun
2022
Rising to the challenge of digital payments
As payments continue down the digital journey, the industry is being forced to re-invent payment technologies to...
Expert views
As payments continue down the digital journey, the industry is being forced to re-invent payment technologies to continue offering secure and efficient services. From increased collaboration to the industry’s need for combatting fraud, efficiency increasing and standardisation, today’s challenges offer a wide avenue for innovation.
Rising to the challenge of digital payments
22
Jun
2022
Let's talk treasury
After two years of uncertainty and turmoil in the transaction banking industry, we asked our experts about the...
Transaction Banking
After two years of uncertainty and turmoil in the transaction banking industry, we asked our experts about the challenges facing treasurers in the months and years ahead.
Let's talk treasury
22
Jun
2022
Chile and the Rise of Sustainability-Linked Finance
Landmark bond serves as model to finance the vast environmental and social ambitions of countries
Expert views
Landmark bond serves as model to finance the vast environmental and social ambitions of countries
Chile and the Rise of Sustainability-Linked Finance
17
Jun
2022
Carbon capture moves to fulfil its decarbonisation potential
An appropriate risk allocation across the CCS value chain can enable more projects to be project financed.
Expert views
An appropriate risk allocation across the CCS value chain can enable more projects to be project financed.
Carbon capture moves to fulfil its decarbonisation potential
15
Jun
2022
Adapting the inflationary environment – Why investors should seek out inflation hedges
From virtually zero at the start of the coronavirus pandemic in spring 2020, to 5% a year later (May 2021), and a...
Expert views
From virtually zero at the start of the coronavirus pandemic in spring 2020, to 5% a year later (May 2021), and a 40-year high of 8.6% in May, US consumer price inflation has blown through estimates, expectations and economists’ narratives. And America’s experience is being repeated across much of the rest of the world, including Asia Pacific. How can...
Adapting the inflationary environment – Why investors should seek out inflation hedges
14
Jun
2022
How sustainable bond innovation fuels positive change
The expansion of the sustainable bond market is opening up new funding opportunities for a wider range of companies and...
Expert views
The expansion of the sustainable bond market is opening up new funding opportunities for a wider range of companies and connecting investors with projects that support Asia’s transition to a low-carbon future.
How sustainable bond innovation fuels positive change
13
Jun
2022
Why ABS is a key contributor to the sustainability transition
Securitisation of cars, homes and credit card receivables has a role to play in transitioning to a zero-carbon economy...
Expert views
Securitisation of cars, homes and credit card receivables has a role to play in transitioning to a zero-carbon economy and reducing social inequality. While issuance is set to grow, challenges remain to be tackled along the way.
Why ABS is a key contributor to the sustainability transition
08
Jun
2022
Union building: how to create an integrated payments market for Europe
In many respects, the European Union, underpinned by a common currency, is a grand political project with the aim of...
Expert views
In many respects, the European Union, underpinned by a common currency, is a grand political project with the aim of fostering peace and stability. In other ways it is an eminently practical one, designed to help the European industry compete in an increasingly tough global marketplace.
Union building: how to create an integrated payments market for Europe
07
Jun
2022
CBDCs: additional means of payment, no store of value
This year, at Universwiftnet 2022, Societe Generale Global Transaction Banking's experts talked about the irresistible...
Cash Clearing
This year, at Universwiftnet 2022, Societe Generale Global Transaction Banking's experts talked about the irresistible rise in central bank digital currencies (CBDCs)
CBDCs: additional means of payment, no store of value
30
May
2022
Development of fibre in France: the final stretch
In France alone, the bank has been involved in the financing of 25 fibre optic projects with all the major private...
Expert views
In France alone, the bank has been involved in the financing of 25 fibre optic projects with all the major private operators, enabling the connection of 16 million homes and businesses.
Development of fibre in France: the final stretch
25
May
2022
A new breed of interconnector is set to boost energy resilience
Interconnectors deliver clean energy as well as flexibility and resilience to provide electricity to neighbor’s...
Expert views
Interconnectors deliver clean energy as well as flexibility and resilience to provide electricity to neighbor’s countries.
A new breed of interconnector is set to boost energy resilience
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