Over 55 percent of treasuries say their companies are changing operational models as a result of sector disruption.
This conclusion by The Economist Intelligence Unit opens the list of eight current market observations by news site The Global Treasurer.
Swift API meets cheer
A look at payment veteran Swift’s new API tool Pay Later follows – it is described by a senior interviewee at Citi as providing ”the basis for future innovations in platform banking”.
Blockchain supporters unite
Kyriba’s acquisition of Fireapps is covered, as is a new lobby group called Block Chain for Europe which features Ripple among others.
Big Data-powered forecasting for treasury managers is also among the topics, as is the effect on treasuries of open banking.