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UBS Rushed Deal to Take Over Troubled Credit Suisse
(20 March 2023 – Switzerland) UBS has agreed to terms with the Swiss National Bank (SNB) to acquire Credit Suisse after...Mon, March 20, 2023
BBVA Spark Launches in Colombia
(17 March 2023 – Colombia) Spain's BBVA has announced the roll-out of its Spark business unit in Colombia, serving...Fri, March 17, 2023
ING to Cut Financing of Oil & Gas Trading in Landmark Move
(16 March 2023 – Netherlands) Dutch bank ING is excluding new financing for oil and gas infrastructure dedicated to new...Fri, March 17, 2023
NAB AUDN Stablecoin Readied for Instant Cross Border Payments
(16 March 2023 – Australia) NAB will test FX transfers using the Ethereum blockchain and its own stablecoin as it seeks...Fri, March 17, 2023
Banking Licence Granted to Scottish SME Challenger Bank Alba
(15 March 2023 – United Kingdom) Scottish small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) lender Alba has secured a banking...Thu, March 16, 2023
Citi Appoints Bhanu Vohra As Head For Commercial Banking In India
(14 March 2023 – India) Citi on Thursday announced the appointment of Bhanu Vohra as the head of its commercial banking...Tue, March 14, 2023
Strengthened Rules for Midsize Banks
(14 March 2023 - United States) The Federal Reserve is considering tougher rules and oversight for midsize banks...Tue, March 14, 2023
ING Closes Ant Group’s $400m Sustainability-linked Derivative
(13 March 2023 - China) ING has closed Chinese tech giant Ant Group’s $400m sustainability-linked derivative (SLD), the...Mon, March 13, 2023
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Executive Interview: Scotpac CEO, Jon Sutton
Martin Smith from East & Partners caught up via Zoom with the new ScotPac CEO Jon Sutton to discuss the latest round of...Wed, February 17, 2021
As corporates swing into action by recalibrating supplier networks and preferred trade corridors to shore up disrupted supply chains, so too has corporate treasurers’ management...Mon, May 30, 2022
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Who are we
East & Partners is a leading global banking research and advisory firm providing the financial services industry with independent, market wide research, analysis and customer insights across institutional, corporate and small business banking segments worldwide.
What we do
East provides banks, non-banks and financial institutions with a mix of demand side multi-client and bespoke thought leadership research covering all aspects of the business banking market from around the world.
How we can help
East’s research is independent and uninfluenced by prior or existing banking relationships, arming partners with current “voice of the customer” insights that help forecast market trends, tailor brand and product messaging and effectively measure business outcomes.
Where we do it
With research facilities dispersed across the globe, East delivers both multi-client and bespoke research and consulting services to banks and financial service providers in any region, providing a truly global view. East currently services clients in Asia, Australasia, Europe, the Middle East and North America.
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