Joining the pieces of the jigsaw: Intra-Africa trade and supply chains

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Trade finance teams’ priorities for digital transformation in Africa over the next five years will be front-office execution, account validation and regulatory compliance. Banks must act now, as they cannot afford to "wait and see" as client needs continue to develop at an accelerated rate. It’s all about automating as much as possible to get the best efficiencies today, and how banks position themselves for potential growth in six months or a year from now. African banks can prepare for stronger intra-Africa trade with open technologies and collaboration.