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CommentWire
CommentWire

BNP Paribas: Turkish deal offers eastern promise

BNP Paribas [BNP.PA] has announced details of its plans to enter the Turkish banking market by buying a stake in TEB Mali Yatirimlar. The move offers the bank strong long-term growth prospects in an emerging market. It also further showcases BNP Paribas' acquisitory tendencies, which are built on the solid performance of its home business in France.

Published By Datamonitor
23 Nov 2004
CommentWire
CommentWire

GE Consumer Finance: Garanti deal would be Turkish delight

GE Consumer Finance is looking to take a significant stake in Turkey's Garanti Bank. Considering Turkey's developed credit card market, Garanti looks to be a good fit for GE, which generally focuses on specialist lending and credit card products. The possible tie-up would also enable GE to further its expansion into emerging markets.

Published By Datamonitor
23 Aug 2005
CommentWire
CommentWire

HSBC: finding room for Turkey after Christmas

HSBC chairman Sir John Bond has announced that the wholly owned Turkish arm of the global bank plans to double the size of its branch network and workforce. In addition, it will be introducing new services for consumers and SMEs. The ambitious plan will be complete by 2010 and should be timed just right to take full advantage of the rapidly expanding Turkish economy.

Published By Datamonitor
30 Jan 2006
ResearchWire
ResearchWire

European pay later cards: Italy, UK and Turkey buck concentration trend

Published By Datamonitor
09 Feb 2006
ResearchWire
ResearchWire

European cards: credit cards proving popular in Turkey

Published By Datamonitor
01 Dec 2006
Expert View
Expert View

Absolute Systems offers a payment switch for deposits in South Africa

Absolute Systems, a South African ATM software developer, has launched Imali, a payment switch for secure deposits, consisting of a switch and a strongbox for use in secure environments to which small retailers have access. The attractions of the Imali service are security, since the cash becomes the responsibility of the bank once it is in the strongbox, and also its real-time capability.

Published By Datamonitor
31 Jul 2008
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Expert View

Onshore wealth management is more attractive in Chile and Turkey than in China and India

The legal hurdles that exist in countries such as China restrict the degree to which foreign banks can enter and conduct business. These restrictions do not necessarily negate the opportunities in these countries, but they do mean that alternative routes to market other than the acquisition of a smaller local player may be necessary, complicating and adding to the cost of entry.

Published By Datamonitor
08 Oct 2012
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Expert View

Prepaid cards show their humanitarian side

The United Nations World Food Programme, in conjunction with Red Crescent, has recently begun trialing the use of prepaid cards for aid distribution in refugee camps. While providing benefits in terms of aid distribution, the move also signifies a potential new market for prepaid cards to expand into, even if profitability gives way to humanitarian concerns.

Published By Datamonitor
12 Dec 2012
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Turkish ATMs show mobile's future

IsBank's move to integrate its mobile banking platform with its ATMs to enable cash withdrawals via mobile phones signals a proactive move by the bank to adapt its systems to reflect the growing popularity of technology-based services, and supports Turkey's development towards a cardless future.

Published By Datamonitor
25 Jan 2013

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