Efma articles

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Fibabanka: Simplifying SME banking
18 July 2017
FIBABANKA Turkey’s Emre Ergun highlights how big data, IoT and blockchain could help banks to give SMEs better access to financial products and…

Launch of Liquidshare, the European blockchain fintech for SME post trade
17 July 2017
BNP Paribas, CACEIS, Caisse des Dépôts, Euroclear, Euronext, S2iEM and Société Générale with the support of Paris…

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Raiffeisen Bank International: Keeping the human touch
11 July 2017
In an interview at Efma’s SME Summit this March, Raiffeisen Bank International’s Ferenc Berszan shared why it’s important for banks…

Union Bank launches ‘UnionAccelerate’ for medium-sized businesses
21 June 2017
Union Bank of Nigeria has announced the launch of UnionAccelerate, a high-interest savings account with zero bank charges for medium-sized businesses.

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Why Idea Bank is betting on the sharing economy
20 June 2017
In an interview at the Efma SME Summit in Milan earlier this year, Idea Bank’s Malgorzata Szturmowicz shed some light on how she sees the future…

Kiva and Bank of America partner to accelerate women’s entrepreneurship
16 June 2017
Bank of America and Kiva, the world's largest crowdfunding platform for social good, have joined forces to support women’s entrepreneurship through…

HSBC launches global ‘social network’ for business customers
12 June 2017
Business customers can now connect confidently with new buyers, suppliers and partners in key markets around the globe.

NAB Ventures backs San Francisco payments fintech
07 June 2017
National Australia Bank’s (NAB) venture capital fund, NAB Ventures, has led an investment round in San Francisco-based foreign exchange payments…

Banker's view
How Penta is transforming business banking in Germany
24 May 2017
Lav Odorovic, co-founder and CEO at Penta, explains why business banking in Germany needed a fresh approach.

BNP Paribas launches the WAI “We Are Innovation” label
23 May 2017
BNP Paribas gears up its offer to start-ups and innovative enterprises by launching the WAI “We Are Innovation” label. Developed around 7…

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