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:


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Information Age

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Global Banking & Finance Review

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Economic Times

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Global Trade Review

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Fintech Futures

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