Podcasts

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Trade Finance TV: Powering a clean tomorrow

How can we transition to net zero yet maintain energy supplies needed to keep up the output of copper, steel and aluminium needed for turbines, solar panels and electric vehicles? Oil still dominates the mix, but with demand for energy continuing to rise around the world as poorer economies come out of poverty and populations…

2 years ago

Trade Finance TV: How is sustainable export finance stepping up?

Continuing the theme of sustainable finance from our previous episode of Trade Finance TV we welcome into the studio two experts on sustainable export credit agency finance, along with TXF Editor in Chief Jonathan Bell. Since the publication of the ICC’s Sustainability in Export Finance report in September 2021, we have had the COP26 summit, which placed a particular…

2 years ago

Sustainable Finance In Action

COP26 emphasised that funding plays a huge role in achieving the agreed climate goals. “Every company, every financial firm, every bank, insurer and investor will need to change” says the UK Government. This will mean going beyond the “do no harm’ sense check before investing, insuring, or lending, by taking a more proactive approach towards how…

2 years ago

Trade Finance TV: How tech delivers ESG solutions in Africa

At the COP26 summit in Glasgow held in November 2021, there was a consensus that it was time to finish with the talk and get on with “walking the walk” of sustainability transition. This is already underway to some extent in West Africa, where GPS data is being used to check that commodities producers are…

2 years ago

Trade Finance TV: Bye-bye cash? The future of money

With the Covid-19 pandemic accelerating the shift to digital payments, what does this mean for the future of money as we know it? Will cash disappear? Will we see the first trade consignment settled in Bitcoin?  Marion Laboure from Deutsche Bank Research joins us here in the studio to share some of her research findings…

2 years ago

Trade Finance TV: How should sustainable finance frameworks evolve?

At the COP26 in Glasgow held in November 2021, the importance of frameworks that everyone can agree for moving from talking the talk to walking the walk became very clear. The EU Taxonomy has covered much of that ground, but how do we make further progress? Dr Rebecca Harding, CEO of Coriolis Technologies explains how…

2 years ago

Trade finance yesterday, today and what is driving tomorrow

Having heard from our young professionals in trade finance in 2019, two years on, it was time to talk to those at the other end of the career spectrum – who could look back on several decades with current insights. We celebrate a semi-return to normal – this show was filmed live in Deutsche Bank offices…

2 years ago

How ESG-aligned FX hedging shaped Primetals’ sustainability strategy

As companies set out on their environmental, social and governance (ESG) transition journeys, there are opportunities to use cash management FX hedging and trade finance tools to support them along the way. Our 2021 flow cover story, On the right track, explains how Jeremy Hamon, Head of Group Finance, CFO, Primetals Technologies Treasury made a four-year ESG-aligned…

3 years ago

Financing ESG Transition

Podcast with Sandra Primiero and Willem Calame from Deutsche Bank, discussing the possibility of a supercycle and the responsible transition into ESG.

3 years ago

Supply chain finance – the corporate perspective

Podcast with Oliver Triebsees from GEA and Anil Walia from Deutsche Bank, about what corporates look for when selecting a supply chain finance provider? Cost, IT integration, choice of platform and type of funding are four key factors – along with longevity. And what prompts the decision to choose this way of paying suppliers?

3 years ago

Just In Time to Just In Case

Podcast with Daniel Schmand, Global Head of Trade Finance and Lending at Deutsche Bank, and John Ahearn, CEO and Vice Chair of Falcon Group America, talk about how supply chains have moved from “just-in-time” to just-in-case”.

3 years ago