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Background

Investment is the placement of a company's surplus liquidity either in the financial markets or the use of the excess liquidity internally within the company. The main objective of investment is to improve the return on the surplus liquidity over leaving the monies in a non-interest bearing bank…

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Bank Relationship Management & KYC

Standard Chartered reshuffles banking units

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The bank has created a Financing and Securities Services unit by combining Securities Services with Portfolio Risk Management.

Environment, Social, Governance

ESG ups the MMF burden of proof

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Fitch Ratings estimates that global AUM in ESG-focused MMFs grew by 30% in 2019 to €70bn, compared with 15% growth in traditional MMFs.

Investing

Top 10 investment themes for 2020

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BNP Paribas' key investment themes for the year cover alternatives for low risk profile investors, global trends, and more.