Alibaba Adam Smith Asia Webinar

Published: Apr 2017

A DIY approach to treasury technology

Alibaba Group

Adam Smith Awards Asia 2016 Overall Winner – Harnessing the Power of Technology

This e-commerce giant decided to develop a treasury management platform in-house. They have delivered a web-based system which provides cash visibility, transaction based liquidity, investment and financing management systems with standard operational processes and a management dashboard. The platform presents its uniqueness and strengths featuring the capabilities of multi-banking, automation, real-time based data analytics, secure and reliable technical infrastructure, and user friendly interface. The benefits of this have been notable, including improving cash visibility to more than 95%.

This webinar was held on Wednesday 26th April 2017.

Read the case study: Harnessing the Power of Technology

Download slide pack

Watch the webinar presentation

Questions asked throughout the webinar

  • How long did this TMI platform take to build, from start to finish? (09:45)
  • Is the Online Investment Request for Quotation real-time? (24:03)
  • What method is used to receive real-time account balance data? Was it SWIFT? (33:25)
  • When you say real-time, how real-time are the balances? (33:57)
  • Do you have plans to offer this solution as a service from Alibaba to other corporations? (40:44)
  • How many bank connections (H2H) do you have? (42:07)
  • If you were starting this project again, would you do anything differently? If so, what would that be and why? (43:57)

All our content is free, just register below

As we move to a new and improved digital platform all users need to create a new account. This is very simple and should only take a moment.

Already have an account? Sign In

Already a member? Sign In

This website uses cookies and asks for your personal data to enhance your browsing experience. We are committed to protecting your privacy and ensuring your data is handled in compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).