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Sibos Spotlight: Collaboration is key to driving progressive finance

Sibos Spotlight: Collaboration is key to driving progressive finance

The theme at this year’s Sibos was Progressive Finance for a Changing World. There was a lot of excitement and…
Standards, solutions and supply chains: How digitisation is fuelling the future of the oil trading industry

Standards, solutions and supply chains: How digitisation is fuelling the future of the oil trading industry

Digitally transforming trade finance in the oil industry is a tremendous opportunity, but how does the sector overcome the obstacles…
Trade finance digitisation: Why the focus should be on the journey and not the finish line

Trade finance digitisation: Why the focus should be on the journey and not the finish line

When it comes to the digitisation of trade finance, the industry is often fixated on the momentum and when we’ll…
How Contour is leading digital asset innovation in trade finance

How Contour is leading digital asset innovation in trade finance

Much of the media’s focus on digital assets is on cryptocurrencies, which have been characterised by intense volatility and crypto…
Cultivating Culture: Here are 3 ways we are doing it

Cultivating Culture: Here are 3 ways we are doing it

It’s no secret that a strong and positive workplace culture drives company success. How exactly is Contour shaping its culture…
Contour's revamped architecture is the answer to scaling a global trade network

Contour's revamped architecture is the answer to scaling a global trade network

Contour’s latest release, version 8.0, is a game-changing new architecture that features multi-identities for members. This ensures the network can…
How Contour is sustaining the future of global trade

How Contour is sustaining the future of global trade

Small and medium-sized enterprises make up about 90% of businesses in the world, however, many struggle to access trade finance.…
Banking on Technology: The business case for modernising trade finance

Banking on Technology: The business case for modernising trade finance

Digitalisation is an almost $2 trillion opportunity in trade finance and banks have a crucial role in this ecosystem. Many…
Contour’s Next Phase: Tokenising digital trade assets 

Contour’s Next Phase: Tokenising digital trade assets 

Digital assets, like Central Bank Digital Currencies and tokenisation, have the potential to make global trade more efficient, but it…
New data points, new opportunities for digital transformation

New data points, new opportunities for digital transformation

Data as the new oil or currency is not a new concept, but the pandemic has accelerated the emphasis on…
Ready to digitise trade? 3 considerations for commodities trading firms

Ready to digitise trade? 3 considerations for commodities trading firms

Sustainability, supercycles and digitisation. These are some of the megatrends impacting commodities trading today. But against a backdrop of supply…
Contour celebrates International Women’s Day 2022

Contour celebrates International Women’s Day 2022

This year’s International Women’s Day theme is #BreakTheBias – a gender equal world that is free from bias, stereotypes and…