In this episode
Transaction banking has been defined as “the plumbing of international business. It ensures that salaries get paid, money for goods and services gets delivered, investment returns are credited where they belong, and the wheels of world trade keep turning” – Global Finance Magazine. In this episode, Mark Buitenhek (@MarkBuitenhek), Global Head of Transaction Services at ING, and Benoit Legrand (@_benoitlegrand), Global Head of FinTech at ING join us for transaction banking 101.
News this week
- The Independent – Sir Ivan Rogers quits: Britain’s EU ambassador attacks ‘muddled’ Brexit thinking in scathing resignation letter – Link
- TechCrunch – Monese raises $10M Series A for its banking app targeting immigrants and expats – Link
- House of Fraser also invests in Tandem – Link
- Finextra – China launches $1.5bn fintech fund – Link
- FT – Bitcoin has all the attributes of a pyramid scheme – Link
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