Asian Banking & Finance

Until October, 1% of each transaction made using the card will be donated to Kantha Bopha Children's Hospital.
It’s meant to further support its securities services operations in Busan.
Called Project Nexus, the blueprint outlines how countries can integrate their retail payment systems onto a single cross-border network.
Local financial firms are expected to remain resilient even should the economy slip into a recession again.
The number of HNWIs is expected to reach 3.9 million in 2021 or 60.6% of the population.
Banks have to remain consistent and continuous in testing best practices.
Shares were priced at the top end, at KRW39,000 ($34).
In January, 1.2 million transactions were carried out via the SGQR.
Its launch will require legal changes to the nation’s foreign exchange and IT rules.
But less than half of consumers are impressed with the digital financial services currently offered.
Treasury teams can mobilize liquidity and fund intraday payments in real-time.
Customers have the option to pay their tax balances in full or partially.

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Open banking in APAC: leveraging data, API for better solutions 

Banks have to remain consistent and continuous in testing best practices.

Digitalisation creeping into non-tech roles as Singapore banks accelerate hiring

The sector will continue in a “reform and transform” path, hinging on successful digital banking applicants.

'Buy now, pay later' speaks to convenience as more Filipinos remain unbanked

Bypassing credit cards, the payment instalment options prove to be attractive.

What does ‘gold standard’ mean for Asia’s payments and e-commerce scene?

The market’s diverse challenges open the door for solutions that tackle country or region-specific issues.

Citi Global Wealth APAC Co-head Fabio Fontainha outlines bank's ambitions

Fontainha expounds on Citi's wealth goals, which include adding $150b AUM across the APAC franchise in four years’ time.

Security Bank CEO Sanjiv Vohra on future-proofing a bank amidst a time of upheaval

The CEO of Philippines’ first private bank post-war highlights the importance of a people-centric approach in future-proofing a bank whilst tackling a crisis.

Why the hybrid work model is here to stay for banks

Banks stand to lose on cost savings and even on attracting talent if they stubbornly push for the return of pre-pandemic work set-up.

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Until October, 1% of each transaction made using the card will be donated to Kantha Bopha Children's Hospital.
It’s meant to further support its securities services operations in Busan.
Called Project Nexus, the blueprint outlines how countries can integrate their retail payment systems onto a single cross-border network.
Local financial firms are expected to remain resilient even should the economy slip into a recession again.
The number of HNWIs is expected to reach 3.9 million in 2021 or 60.6% of the population.
Banks have to remain consistent and continuous in testing best practices.
Shares were priced at the top end, at KRW39,000 ($34).
In January, 1.2 million transactions were carried out via the SGQR.
Its launch will require legal changes to the nation’s foreign exchange and IT rules.
But less than half of consumers are impressed with the digital financial services currently offered.
Treasury teams can mobilize liquidity and fund intraday payments in real-time.
Customers have the option to pay their tax balances in full or partially.

Exclusives

Open banking in APAC: leveraging data, API for better solutions 

Banks have to remain consistent and continuous in testing best practices.

Digitalisation creeping into non-tech roles as Singapore banks accelerate hiring

The sector will continue in a “reform and transform” path, hinging on successful digital banking applicants.

'Buy now, pay later' speaks to convenience as more Filipinos remain unbanked

Bypassing credit cards, the payment instalment options prove to be attractive.

What does ‘gold standard’ mean for Asia’s payments and e-commerce scene?

The market’s diverse challenges open the door for solutions that tackle country or region-specific issues.

Citi Global Wealth APAC Co-head Fabio Fontainha outlines bank's ambitions

Fontainha expounds on Citi's wealth goals, which include adding $150b AUM across the APAC franchise in four years’ time.

Security Bank CEO Sanjiv Vohra on future-proofing a bank amidst a time of upheaval

The CEO of Philippines’ first private bank post-war highlights the importance of a people-centric approach in future-proofing a bank whilst tackling a crisis.

Why the hybrid work model is here to stay for banks

Banks stand to lose on cost savings and even on attracting talent if they stubbornly push for the return of pre-pandemic work set-up.

Become an Asian Banking & Finance member