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Refine convergence of banking and telecom

Refine convergence of banking and telecom

Telecommunication companies and commercial banks have been converging for years. According to some sector experts, banks are witnessing greater competition from telecom operators, which are aggressively entering into financial services, especially in transactional lines of business. Therefore, there is a …

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Innovative financing for ‘getting blue’

Innovative financing for ‘getting blue’

The world is confronting the challenges of sustainable economic development these days along with the challenges of sovereignty and security, sustaining national development, access to food and energy, management of natural resources, effects of climate change, and resilience in the …

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Integration of telecom with Pakistan banking industry

Integration of telecom with Pakistan banking industry

The Pakistani banking industry is underway of digital transformation serving the financial inclusion, changing the customer’s expectations and their interactions to make the fulfilment easier, faster, transparent and secured. Though, Pakistani banks have been bit stalled in prescriptive regulatory compliance …

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Growing resilience of financial systems in Pakistan

Growing resilience of financial systems in Pakistan

The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has issued its flagship annual publication, the Financial Stability Review (FSR) for CY20. The Review presents performance and risk assessment of various stakeholders in the financial sector including banks, non-banking financial institutions, financial markets, …

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Suggestions for debt management

Suggestions for debt management

Globally, fast rising trend of both external and domestic debt, emerging in 2008 and onwards due to economic recession has engulfed the entire financial world in a whirlpool of fiscal deficit both in developed and developing economies. Some of the …

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Cryptocurrency: knowing the future in Pakistan

Cryptocurrency: knowing the future in Pakistan

Cryptocurrencies are attaining mainstream acceptance, with Bitcoin’s price reaching record levels as investors, such as Elon Musk, are pouring funds into it. The Morgan Stanley, one of the biggest US bank, is offering its wealth management clients access to bitcoin …

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