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31 Jan 18
The key factors are the card's rewards programme, cashback, and discounts and promotion.
30 Jan 18
These tech players venture into fintech using data from ecommerce.
30 Jan 18
No thanks to higher funding required for retail deposits.
29 Jan 18
Singapore's usage of mobile payments has grown by 53% since 2017.
29 Jan 18
Medium and small-sized banks are more vulnerable to these conditions.
26 Jan 18
This is compared to a stronger 13.0% in 2017.
25 Jan 18
In return, the banks must implement reforms to boost lending and solve bad debt.
24 Jan 18
It's a win for overall profitability that has been under high credit costs.
23 Jan 18
Cutting their reference rate twice in June and September 2017 is enough.
23 Jan 18
No thanks to higher provision expenses and lower non-interest income.
22 Jan 18
The banks are exposed to losses from the bonds' reduced investment value.
22 Jan 18
Banks will be required to hold more capital and curb excessive credit growth.
22 Jan 18
These will facilitate loss absorption and recapitalization in case of bank failure.
22 Jan 18
This will help banks in risk management, digital currency, and blockchain.
22 Jan 18
It provides an ideal springboard for more growth in 2018.
19 Jan 18
Outstanding assets of shadow banking in China reached $4.3t in December.
18 Jan 18
No thanks to mounting pressure on business volumes and compliance cost.
18 Jan 18
It’s back to black after four years of stagnant earnings.
18 Jan 18
New opportunities are focused on automation and IT.
17 Jan 18
This is due to the change in calculating expected credit loss (ECL).
17 Jan 18
And Turkey’s banks have reached their growth limit.
17 Jan 18
They are developing new services and strengthening existing ones.
16 Jan 18
Bonds can help them even if these are only 5% of banks’ total liability.
16 Jan 18
Long-term efforts are needed to bring the banking sector under control.
16 Jan 18
No thanks to loans growing by 0.5x nominal GDP in 2017.
15 Jan 18
The Manila leg will take place on February 28 at the Makati Shangri-La Hotel.
15 Jan 18
Rising interest rates and loan growth are key factors.
15 Jan 18
China has the greatest potential revenues estimated at US$63.4b.
12 Jan 18
This is after banks were rumoured to end free services from January 20.
12 Jan 18
The new service is exclusively for UOB’s commercial banking clients.
11 Jan 18
Every 5bp decrease in credit cost can lift sector earnings by 3%.
11 Jan 18
Big banks are now adapting to the current digital trends.
11 Jan 18
Most bankers are confident in results in the next three years.
10 Jan 18
And Wells Fargo’s consumer complaints dropped in 2017.
10 Jan 18
Productivity in all three banks has improved in 3Q17.
10 Jan 18
All three banks registered absolute growth in 9M17.
10 Jan 18
This may also be the case in 2018 despite better economic growth.
10 Jan 18
Some countries have already started negotiating to meet the deadline.
10 Jan 18
Local banks keep zeroing in on consumer lending to spur growth.