Tag: European banks


European banks sign up to gpi trial on TIPS

May 21, 2019

Via: Banking Technology

The institutions participating in the European pilot include Banque Internationale à Luxembourg, BBVA, Deutsche Bank, Natixis, Santander, Sberbank and UniCredit. The European Central Bank (ECB) and Swift have launched this initiative with the aim to extend the reach of instant […]


Danske Bank Whistleblower Says U.S., European Banks Helped Launder Money

November 19, 2018

Via: Insurance Journal

The whistleblower who revealed suspected money laundering involving Danske Bank said on Monday that two major U.S. and one European banks were among several which had helped process suspicious payments. Payments totaling 200 billion euros ($228.5 billion) made through Danske […]


Huawei battles for European banks’ trust

November 13, 2018

Via: Banking Technology

Huawei’s Enrique Marron Caballero, finance solution director, Western Europe (ex-Santander), admits that bank executives “won’t be fired if a traditional US provider fails [on a project]”. Huawei has typically started with “foundation platforms” such as storage and wifi for banks, […]

Capital and Risk, Liquidity

Bank CEO says the European financial system is not in good shape yet

October 22, 2018


European banks that are focused on one specific market or have limited cross-border activities will likely fare better than those that don’t, the CEO of Austrian banking group Erste told CNBC Monday. Since the global financial crisis of 2008 and […]

Activity, Trading

European Bank Shares Lead Gains as Sector Tops 52-Week High

April 24, 2017

Via: TheStreet

European banks posted significant gains Monday amid a surge in regional benchmarks as investors reacted to Sunday’s presidential elections in France and the prospect of a second round win for centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron. The region’s biggest banks posted some […]