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23 Aug 17
And find out why Frankfurt and Dublin seem to be winning the battle for Brexit jobs.
23 Aug 17
Maybank Kim Eng outlines three reasons behind this forecast.
23 Aug 17
Overall Capital Adequacy Ratio stood at 13.74% as of March 2017.
23 Aug 17
The prevalence of high-LTV second mortgages increases default risks for homebuyers.
22 Aug 17
Government deposits contracted for the 12th consecutive month.
22 Aug 17
Policies may even target leasing companies as well.
21 Aug 17
It represents almost a fifth of bank deposits.
21 Aug 17
Thanks to the recent money laundering crackdown.
18 Aug 17
The 7.6% growth in July was a significant improvement from the low of -2.7% in May 2016.
18 Aug 17
That is if banks can tailor a unique package of services for their needs.
16 Aug 17
RBS to cut 880 IT jobs and Goldman Sachs to use personality tests in hiring.
16 Aug 17
That is following a period of steady decline starting in 2014.
16 Aug 17
The weak SME economy is partly to blame.
16 Aug 17
Net corporate bond issuance has been increasing.
15 Aug 17
Both methods are likely to be negative for shareholders.
15 Aug 17
Loan loss coverage was stable MoM at 83.2%.
15 Aug 17
NIMs declining for the last three years is one.
15 Aug 17
That is in response to the move towards more stringent regulatory requirements.
11 Aug 17
The value of third-party payments in China grew more than 74 times from 2010 to 2016.
11 Aug 17
DBS, OCBC, and UOB reported growth in fee income.
9 Aug 17
Shadow banking assets reached US$9.5t in 2016, but growth is finally slowing down.
8 Aug 17
A softening housing market will weigh on banks' profitability as credit growth slows.
8 Aug 17
But we have yet to see if this is a trend.
8 Aug 17
Gross NPAs grew from US$47b in March 2015 to US$110b this year.
8 Aug 17
Fee income will improve in the next 12-18 months.
8 Aug 17
The banks' foreign currency LDR is amongst the highest in ASEAN.
7 Aug 17
An analyst says a formal public inquiry into the sector may be on the cards.
7 Aug 17
Household loans grew 5% in the same month.
7 Aug 17
DBS, OCBC and UOB met earnings expectations in Q2.
7 Aug 17
Eight sets of rules were launched by the CBRC since March.
7 Aug 17
The banks' asset quality is expected to be resilient.
2 Aug 17
And the Financial Conduct Authority considers banning unarranged overdraft charges.
2 Aug 17
The banks' loan-loss coverage ratio is the highest in ASEAN.
2 Aug 17
The banks' asset quality remains stable.
2 Aug 17
Thanks to improving domestic business sentiments.
2 Aug 17
They also increased their direct property lending by 50%.
2 Aug 17
Many banks in India are undercapitalised.
1 Aug 17
Moody's has revised its outlook for to stable from negative.
1 Aug 17
Rising private sector debt is one key risk.