The world’s first end-to-end digital trade finance bank – driven by key partnerships with Microsoft and Publicis Sapient

In July, Publicis Sapient, the digital business transformation hub of Publicis Groupe, and Microsoft announced their partnerships with Anglo-Gulf Trade Bank to support the launch of the world’s first end to end digital trade bank.

Anglo-Gulf Trade Bank (AGTB) will offer a transformational service in the sector by providing a superior client experience and addressing the challenge of creating a revolutionary digital banking solution that helps bridge the trade finance gap.

Daniel Gould, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Anglo-Gulf Trade Bank, says: “AGTB is rethinking and rebuilding trade finance. As we expand our mobile banking app to give clients the digital solutions they need, we remain committed to investing in cutting-edge technology that will help them better pursue their financial objectives on their terms and deliver an integrated, real-time offering.”

Publicis Sapient will function as a digital partner, utilizing the best of Microsoft’s intelligent Cloud-based security and data solutions, making the entity the very first trade bank that is fully digital from the outset and built on data to provide a single view of the client and all banking operations.

Related links to key coverage:

Tearsheet

Challenger banking comes to trade finance with the launch of the Anglo-Gulf Trade Bank

https://tearsheet.co/new-banks/challenger-banking-comes-to-trade-finance-with-the-launch-of-the-anglo-gulf-trade-bank/

 

Forbes

How Banks Can Push Innovations Beyond Transactional Banking To Avoid Extinction

https://www.forbes.com/sites/francoisbotha/2019/07/30/how-banks-can-push-innovations-beyond-transactional-banking-to-avoid-extinction-with-microsoft-and-publicis-sapient/#71cb969f1024 

 

FinExtra 

https://www.finextra.com/pressarticle/79363/microsoft-and-publicis-sapient-build-digital-trade-finance-bank-in-six-months 

 

Information Age

Publicis Sapient and Microsoft partner to disrupt trade finance

https://www.information-age.com/publicis-sapient-microsoft-trade-finance-123

 

Global Banking & Finance Review

Anglo-Gulf Trade Bank partners with Publicis Sapient and Microsoft to launch world’s first end to end digital trade finance bank

https://www.globalbankingandfinance.com/anglo-gulf-trade-bank-partners-with-publicis-sapient-and-microsoft-to-launch-worlds-first-end-to-end-digital-trade-finance-bank/  

 

Economic Times

Anglo-Gulf Trade Bank partners Publicis Sapient, Microsoft for digital trade finance bank 

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Global Trade Review

Microsoft becomes a tech vendor for the world’s first digital trade finance bank

https://www.gtreview.com/news/fintech/microsoft-becomes-tech-vendor-for-worlds-first-digital-trade-finance-bank/

 

Fintech Futures

Microsoft and Publicis Sapient back the world’s first fully digital trade bank

https://www.fintechfutures.com/2019/08/microsoft-and-publicis-sapient-back-worlds-first-fully-digital-trade-bank/

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