RISK MANAGEMENT | 08 JULY 2021 Centralising your FX Risk Absa | Corporate and Investment Banking > Topics > Risk Management Gerald Katsenga Head of Corporate Sales: Absa Regional Operations SHARE Remote working has broken down organisational borders, enabling multinational businesses to manage their FX risk from a single, centralised location. More than a year…

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RISK MANAGEMENT | 06 JULY 2021 Transactional Trends Absa | Corporate and Investment Banking > Topics > Risk Management Ellen Kumwenda Mtine Head Cash Management, Transactional Banking, Africa (ex. S.A.) SHARE The World Changed (faster)… It has been said that 2020 was a year of survival and 2021 will arguably be the inflection point that…

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RISK MANAGEMENT | 14 JUNE 2021 Mitigating the Climate Crisis and Driving Inclusive Growth Absa | Corporate and Investment Banking > Topics > Risk Management Shiran Moodley/Heidi Barends Co-heads: Sustainable Finance SHARE Africa is facing the triple challenge of inequality, climate change and the post-pandemic economic recovery. How can sustainable finance drive much-needed change? More…

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RISK MANAGEMENT | 04 JUNE 2021 Remittances: Africa’s Growing Market Absa | Corporate and Investment Banking > Topics > Risk Management Paul Fenwick CFA: Digital Markets: Absa CIB SHARE Cross-border remittances now outweigh foreign direct investment into Africa. What does the future hold for this key market? Vast amounts of money cross international borders every…

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RISK MANAGEMENT | 04 JUNE 2021 How to Hedge Your Agri/FX Risk Absa | Corporate and Investment Banking > Topics > Risk Management Owen Schultz Senior Trader: Forex Sales, Absa CIB SHARE In a commodity-heavy industry like agriculture, what’s the best way to reduce the foreign exchange (FX) risk? The exchange rate is a tricky…

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RISK MANAGEMENT | 05 MAY 2021 The Next Step in FX Risk Management Absa | Corporate and Investment Banking > Topics > Risk Management Aphile Molefe Head of eFX Sales SA at Absa CIB SHARE Most aspects of modern life are managed via smartphone. Now, with a new Absa Access Mobile app, businesses can manage…

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RISK MANAGEMENT | 20 APRIL 2021 2021: Cautious Optimism for FX Absa | Corporate and Investment Banking > Topics > Risk Management Chris Paizis Corporate FX and International Banking SHARE As the global economy moves towards the middle of 2021, it’s worth pausing to reflect on what the future looked like a year ago. With…

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DIGITAL BANKING | 19 APRIL 2021 Innovation is key to unlocking Africa’s banking potential Absa | Corporate and Investment Banking > Topics > Risk Management SHARE Technological breakthroughs in the banking industry have shaped how we bank today, advancing an industry that is reliant on innovation to meet the needs of its clients. These advancements…

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RISK MANAGEMENT | 25 MARCH 2021 Open Borders, Open Business Absa | Corporate and Investment Banking > Topics > Risk Management SHARE As borders reopen after the Covid-19 lockdown, what opportunities are there for South African businesses in Africa, and what role does foreign exchange (FX) play in helping those businesses grow? In his 2021…

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