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This article examines the progress to date in establishing an ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) in 2015, a date ambitiously brought forward by five years from 2020. Reaching that goal demands cooperation between the 10 ASEAN economies, such as the scrapping of protectionist measures and complete liberalisation. Is this becoming too demanding a schedule?
Upbeat reports on the progress towards setting up the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) overlook the fact that the financial services sector has several major obstacles to overcome.
Most corporates view outsourcing as a logical first step for lower-cost resourcing or a way to reduce budgets whenever they need to be trimmed. But can innovation be outsourced?
Supporting due diligence professionals in a changing counterparty know your client (KYC) landscape is no small task. In the past, KYC for bank counterparties was largely undertaken within correspondent banking teams.