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23 May 17
The banks report healthy liquidity levels.
23 May 17
The banks could incur additional annual costs of $745m.
23 May 17
Asset quality has largely stabilised.
23 May 17
But NPL formation has moderated since 2H16.
22 May 17
Doing so may raise up to US$4.6b.
22 May 17
The growing stressed asset burden amidst stretched corporate balance sheets is one.
22 May 17
Non-interest income now constitutes about 40% of revenue.
18 May 17
This move could hurt banks' FY17 earnings by up to 3%.
18 May 17
Rising credit costs and slower credit growth are partly to blame.
17 May 17
It increased 18.7% year-on-year.
17 May 17
And check out why Islamic banks' double digit growth rates are now over.
16 May 17
CBA CEO said "there is no middle option to absorb costs".
15 May 17
New NPL formation rates moderated in Q1.
15 May 17
Minimum deposit rates increased from 70% to 87% of the BI’s reference rates.
15 May 17
Asset resolution will be a dominant theme in the sector over the next few years.
12 May 17
It will include the banks' issuances of negotiable certificate of deposits.
12 May 17
DBS has the strongest capital levels.
11 May 17
Capital ratios may also decline, with downward pressure from low profitability.
10 May 17
Enov8 saved one Australian bank over $40 mn identifying duplicate and underused resources and licenses.
10 May 17
That is after slowing to a near stall in 2016.
10 May 17
Higher income from wealth operations helped banks offset bad loan provisions.
10 May 17
Regulators in the region are reluctant to take the lead.
10 May 17
The country's Big Four will have to pay up to $400m each every year.
10 May 17
Bankers tagged large retailers as the greatest data breach risk in 2017.
10 May 17
The switch is fuelling an unusual jump in home loans.
9 May 17
Banks' total capital gap was estimated to be US$9.5b in 2016.
8 May 17
Stricter regulations aim to constrain the growth of leverage in the country.
3 May 17
Household loan growth was stable at 5.2%.
3 May 17
A government adviser says India already has five reasonably-sized asset reconstruction companies.
3 May 17
ANZ and DBS are amongst the banks working with SWIFT.
3 May 17
Only US$406m in venture capital funding was raised in Asia.
3 May 17
These new measures are likely to be negative for corporate bonds.
2 May 17
CASA expanded at a faster rate of 8.3%.
27 Apr 17
That is despite a slight recovery in February.
25 Apr 17
Thanks to the system's CASA ratio rising to a multi-year high of 27.1% in February.
25 Apr 17
This is due to their faster asset growth rate.