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    The payment revolution(s)

    From SEPA to FAST and from gpi to Ripple, innovation in the payments landscape is occurring faster than ever before. Whilst this disruption makes the future of payments somewhat uncertain, ultimately the real winners will be corporates who can look forward to a faster, cheaper and more seamless payments experience. Treasury Today explores some of the latest developments.

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    The year ahead for Asia

    Last year was characterised by dramatic world events and considerable uncertainty – and these themes could continue to dominate the treasurer’s agenda in 2017. From political events to plugging the trade finance gap, what will treasurers be focusing on in the coming 12 months?

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    2017: expecting the unexpected

    Last year was characterised by dramatic world events and considerable uncertainty – and these themes could continue to dominate the treasurer’s agenda in 2017. From political events to cutting edge technology, what will treasurers be focusing on in the coming 12 months?

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    Looking back on a dynamic year

    From Brexit to the Bangladesh Bank heist, 2016 has seen some significant world events which have repercussions for companies around the world. At the same time, the evolving challenges faced by corporate treasurers have been accompanied by some significant technological innovations.

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    Playing by the rules

    Understanding the diverse regulatory environment is challenging enough for treasurers operating in Asia – but these challenges are being further compounded by the rate of regulatory change. From new accounting rules to more robust know your customer (KYC) obligations, how can treasurers stay abreast of new regulations?

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    Many guiding hands

    The current state of play in the regulation of OTC derivatives here in Asia Pacific is still one of slow but steady change. What are the implications of developments over the last year or so for corporate treasurers? Treasury Today Asia takes a look across the regulatory landscape.

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    Agents of fortune: the value of a credit rating

    A credit rating is generally a requirement of public bond issuance and for some companies is an essential means of accessing debt markets. We look at what it means to be rated.

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    Agents of fortune: the value of a credit rating

    A credit rating is generally a requirement of public bond issuance and for some companies is an essential means of accessing debt markets. We look at what it means to be rated.

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    There are many ‘I’s in team

    Team-playing is not for everyone but then if the nature of human expectation and motivation is really considered in depth, very few have the required skills to make it work en masse. For the rest of us, how can teamwork be improved, what happens when it goes wrong and how can we improve matters?

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    Rise of the regional relationship

    With bank strategies less certain in today’s regulatory environment, the task of selecting a new banking partner has never been more demanding. But what are treasurers looking for in a transaction bank today? We asked treasurers and bankers for their take.