News

24 Mar 17
In Malaysia, banks are prioritising risk management.
24 Mar 17
Recruiting and retaining talent is another key growth agenda.
24 Mar 17
It accounted for 17.3% of the banks' balance sheets.
24 Mar 17
No thanks to the adverse impact of demonetisation.
24 Mar 17
Asset quality and profitability will remain under pressure.
20 Mar 17
Average lending rates are low compared to historical levels.
17 Mar 17
Omani and Qatari banks will benefit the most from easing funding conditions.
17 Mar 17
The 2.6% NPL ratio reported in December was a grave understatement.
17 Mar 17
NPL ratios will stabilise over the coming quarters.
17 Mar 17
Banks plan to adjust loan pricing to reflect the upfront reduction in capital.
15 Mar 17
Deposits increased US$1.5b in January 2017.
15 Mar 17
After trailing for five years, GCC banks are now more profitable than their counterparts.
15 Mar 17
The banks' asset quality cycle has peaked.
15 Mar 17
The city's cheaper rents, moderate taxes attract MUFG and Mizuho.
14 Mar 17
Delinquency rates have stayed persistently below 2% since 2009.
14 Mar 17
This is so they can benefit from interest rate liberalisation.
14 Mar 17
That is after 4 months of imposing the restrictions.
10 Mar 17
Guess which bank had the heftiest increase of 16%.
9 Mar 17
Myanmar's four state banks will soon be overhauled.
8 Mar 17
Credit Suisse will lend more to the wealthy, and Wells Fargo robo-adviser will target young investors.
8 Mar 17
DBU corporate demand was weak during the Chinese New Year.
8 Mar 17
Thought leaders from Bain & Company and EY will be speaking.
7 Mar 17
Average LDR for banks jumped to 93.5%.
7 Mar 17
Non-resident deposits were up 2.3%.
6 Mar 17
But the strength was not homogenous throughout.
6 Mar 17
One bank's loan demand picked up in the last quarter of 2016.
3 Mar 17
Loan approvals also contracted 5.1% in January 2017.
3 Mar 17
This is after a successful pilot programme for a cloud-based payments platform.
2 Mar 17
RBI's deputy governor has his eyes on banks' bad debts.
2 Mar 17
CASA expanded at a faster rate of 5.8%.
28 Feb 17
They still believe that NPLs have not been fully exposed.
28 Feb 17
UOB has the lowest O&G exposure.
27 Feb 17
The bad bank's form would be that of a centralised asset-restructuring company.
27 Feb 17
Profitability has been further reduced, as well as solvency ratios to a lesser extent.