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23 Jun 17
Bank lending growth has held up, while non-loan TSF declined in May.
23 Jun 17
Krung Thai Bank will be most impacted.
21 Jun 17
Savings and demand deposits now comprise 62% of total deposits.
19 Jun 17
But they have agreed the levy won't threaten the financial system.
19 Jun 17
It has declined to 74.4% from 4Q14's peak of 91.1%.
19 Jun 17
Moody's says profitability will be affected.
19 Jun 17
Banks are already working on lowering their liability cost.
15 Jun 17
But a key downside risk is the corporate sector's still high external debt level.
15 Jun 17
The banks are urged to use insolvency laws.
13 Jun 17
Indonesian banks' core profitability will remain stable.
13 Jun 17
Exposure hit 29.3% of system-wide assets as of March 2017.
13 Jun 17
Analysts' pre-provision operating growth forecast of 8% depends on its recovery.
13 Jun 17
Mainland China exposure of foreign banks rose 3.7% to USD1,642b in 2016.
9 Jun 17
Lack of regulatory enforcement is one reason.
9 Jun 17
Some public banks will require external equity capital of up to $14.6b.
9 Jun 17
The deterioration was not broad-based.
7 Jun 17
System deposits are on a gradual uptrend.
7 Jun 17
But impact from IFRS 9 will be limited.
7 Jun 17
Interbank transactions as a share of total funding increased to 12%.
7 Jun 17
Four factors will contribute to the modest growth.
5 Jun 17
Business loans grew 7.5%.
5 Jun 17
The operating environment has become less challenging.
5 Jun 17
Domestic problem loans will come from the corporate sector.
2 Jun 17
But impact is expected to be manageable.
1 Jun 17
These fraudulent collaterals endanger the health of China's financial system.
31 May 17
Deutsche Bank is fined $41m and Wells Fargo makes personnel changes.
31 May 17
Loan growth is expected to hit 6-7% for 2017-2018.
30 May 17
Growth of Asian economies will surpass the global growth average of 3.7%.
30 May 17
It's threatening the country's economic expansion.
30 May 17
Regulators have already used administrative methods to control credit growth.
30 May 17
Singapore's central bank chief says they're probably not taking on sufficient risks.
29 May 17
Some banks announced lower loan rates for some customers in May.
29 May 17
But it won't negatively impact financial stability over the near term.
29 May 17
As the HKMA raised risk-weighted floor to 25% for new residential loans.