GLEIF will be a critically important contribution to help realize many of the current developments in fintech, and to spur more growth in cross-border trade.
2015 was already tough, and we're moving into the new year with few signs that trade will pick up – but our team is enthusiastic about tackling 2016 challenges.
Peer-to-peer data sharing is being tested in Georgia, Cambodia, Indonesia, and Myanmar.
ADB’s Trade Finance Program is helping local businesses in the Pacific get the support they need to conduct overseas trade.
Public open trading windows, smart contracts, or government-issued e-currency are just a few examples of how digitization is changing how people trade.
A unique, electronic, standardized ID platform will help Asian SMEs expand operations, join supply chains, and access credit.
Blockchain fintech needs basic infrastructure to promote transparency and financial inclusion. Here are 3 ways this can be done.
Digital or financial technology – including mobile internet access, blockchain, artificial intelligence, and big data – can make international trade more efficient and support financing options.
We need to better explain and implement free trade agreements, support other fast-growing emerging markets, keep closing trade financing gaps, and embrace new technologies to bring in more players.
Trade finance support can help the country achieve its goal of becoming an upper middle-income economy by 2030.