Sumit Aggarwal from Emirates NBD asserts the importance of being contextual

Sumit Aggarwal from Emirates NBD asserts the importance of being contextual to needs of corporates and why that is a game changer in the world of digital transformation for banks. He also speaks extensively on the nature of the successful partnership between Emirates NBD & iGTB.

Women in Payments

Come and meet us at Women in Payments to learn how iGTB are enabling business context in payments.

Prepare to be inspired by some of the most talented women making waves in Canada and the global payments ecosystem. Women in Payments is a global network for women, by women. We are delighted to be hosting the Symposium lunch. This year, the theme is “Disruptive Evolution”.

What You’ll Learn:

Gain insights on the rapidly changing fields of payment applications, technology, infrastructure and industry leading payment solutions offered by iGTB in an inspiring and supportive environment.

Why Attend:

Network with like-minded women while advancing your industry knowledge and career development.

Of all the women networking events, this is one you’ll definitely want to attend. If you’re an ambitious woman in commercial banking, we’d love for you to me us to see how iGTB can help you.

Save the date: 18-19 September
Location: Arcadian Court, 401 Bay St.  Toronto

Schedule a meeting today by requesting a demo or click here for more information.

Digital Makeover or Digital Takeover?

The question has often been asked: why were banks caught so badly wrong-footed in transforming themselves in the face of the plethora of new entrant challenger banks and financial technology firms?

Published in Asset Servicing Times, Andrew England, Director and Head of Strategy at iGTB explains why banks were wrong footed and how to nurture your innovation pipeline.

To find out more, download your copy now.

Join iGTB’s Luxury Yacht Experience or Meet Us at Sibos

Visit iGTB at Booth D120 to Experience Transaction Banking 2020

Last year we made contextual banking a reality. This year we are delivering it across the world. Our state-of-the-art tech stack, comprising cloud-native microservices enabled by API’s, is shared by all our key products, such as liquidity management, trade finance, payments, and many others. Our game-changing platform is now powering the digital transformation of many transaction banks across the globe. See it in action.

Not only do we empower banks to understand and even anticipate the ambitions of business customers, but we cauterize risk with non-destructive microservice deployments that work seamlessly with existing architecture. Our digitization ensures that legacy systems can retire with grace, and banks can reach new heights by offering contextual, actionable insights to corporates small, medium or large.

Visit iGTB at booth # D120 and discover what Transaction Banking 2020 is and how it surpasses current, traditional approaches to Transaction Banking

  • How to reduce operational inefficiencies & risk
  • How to enhance data analytics
  • Techniques to improve customer engagement
  • How to avoid pitfalls of dynamics underpinning success
  • Ultimately how to drive revenue growth

Schedule an appointment and speak with the experts about:

  • Digital Transaction Banking
  • Payments & Cash Management
  • Liquidity
  • Trade Finance & Supply Chain

Due to an overwhelming response, we’re sorry the RSVP list for the iGTB Luxury Yacht Cruise is now closed. 

David Hennah quits Finastra to join Intellect Global Transaction Banking

Prominent thought leader Hennah to lead trade and supply chain finance at iGTB

London (UK), 18 June 2019: Intellect Global Transaction Banking (iGTB), the transaction banking and technology specialist from Intellect Design Arena Limited, the fastest growing Fintech product company with CAGR of more than 24% over the past four years, announced the appointment of prolific trade thought leader David Hennah, Chairman ICC working group, Member of the World Trade Board and formerly its Co-Chair as Head of Trade Finance and Supply Chain. His appointment highlights the focus of iGTB in making their Trade Finance and Supply Chain Finance platform the market leading product across the globe.

David will be based out of iGTB’s headquarters in London and will spearhead the strategic development of the roadmap to address market needs, rapidly changing as a result of digitalisation.  He has decades of experience in transaction banking and trade finance. He held his most recent role at Finastra since 2013, following almost eight years at SWIFT as senior product manager. He previously worked at Misys and also held senior management positions at Fujitsu Services and Barclays.

Manish Maakan, CEO, iGTB said “David is a renowned name when it comes to Trade and Supply Chain Finance. His joining iGTB is a huge boost given his invaluable experience in the industry coupled with our solid track record of focusing purely on transaction banking since our inception over 30 years ago, with entirely our own IP.  His time with SWIFT and history of being a representative on standards bodies adds unparalleled expert knowledge in regulations and standards vital for successful digitizing something as complex as trade finance across continents.  So the iGTB message is clear: we are here to be the market leader in digitalisation of each and every functional unit of Transaction Banking, starting from UI & UX to that of operationally heavy Trade and Supply Chain Finance.”

Hennah is most well-known for his work in bringing the ICC Bank Payment Obligation (BPO) to market as an established business practice. He is currently chairing an ICC working group responsible for drafting a new set of rules for digital trade finance.

David Hennah, Head of Trade and Supply Chain Finance, iGTB said “With 223 transaction
banking installations, iGTB is a solid and dependable company progressing under the strong leadership of the same management that drove its parent company into the top ranks of Fintech for more than 25 years, focusing on longevity and quality over quick returns, and with a superb modern architecture built upon the latest technology, designed to respond in an agile way to the rapidly changing needs of the market.  I shall focus on the strategic opportunities arising from the digitalisation of trade. My role will be to grow iGTB’s business and footprint globally and establish an unparalleled reputation for delivering high quality, leading edge products in the global market.”

About Intellect Design Arena Limited

Intellect Design Arena Ltd,a global leader when it comes to applying true digital technology, is the world’s first financial tech company that covers the entire spectrum of banking and insurance needs with its wide suite of products. It does so via its four lines of business, namely, Global Consumer Banking, iGTB (Global Transaction Banking), Risk, Treasury and Markets and Insurance. With over 25 years of deep domain expertise, today Intellect is a brand name that progressive financial institutions look to for their digital needs, and for digital transformation initiatives.

Intellect pioneered design thinking for cutting-edge banking and insurance products and solutions, with that being the company’s salient differentiator when enabling digital transformation. FinTech 8012, the world’s first design centre for financial technology, reflects Intellect’s commitment to continuous and impactful innovation, such that the growing need for digital transformation may be aptly addressed and answered. Intellect generates annual revenues of more than USD 208 million, by serving more than 240 customers through offices in 91+ countries, with a diverse workforce of more than 4,000 solution architects, domain specialists, and technology experts in key financial hubs around the world.


The Who, What and Why of Enabling Business Context in Payments

How many times have you done something – and then realized the context was different and it was wrong? So if context gives us direction and helps us decide what comes next, depending on the circumstances that surround information, data or demands, then why should it be any different for payments in general — banking in particular? This video covers expert views and best practices on this subject presented by Balakrishnan (Bala) Narasimhan of iGTB at the Payments Canada Summit.

iGTB Oxford School of Transaction Banking – London 2019

Banks Learn How to Tap Sustainable Profit From The Gold Rush In Transaction Banking.

EBA Day – Stockholm

Wouldn’t it be great if your banking business actually understood – even anticipated – what your business customers are trying to achieve?

As part of the broad digitisation strategy, advanced AI applications will allow transaction banks to reach new heights – giving rise to the contextual SME, business and corporate bank.

Meet us at EBA Day to know the who, what and why of enabling business context in payments.

Date: 18th and 19th June, 2019
Location: Booth #12, Stockholmsmassan, Stockholm