Lending & Credit

12 Dec 18
From 4.7% in end-2016, loans booked double-digit growth of 14.9% in November.
12 Dec 18
The decline in property prices may drive loan impairments up.
4 Dec 18
Borrowing costs remain low as lenders hope to stoke consumption.
4 Dec 18
Shipping corporates are making good headway in the crackdown.
3 Dec 18
Trust loans and entrusted loans dropped sharply.
23 Nov 18
It already hit 1.87% in Q3.
5 Nov 18
Such loans accounted for a fifth (22%) of total bank lending as of end-June.
5 Nov 18
Banks must cap the volume of high-risk loans they extend.
23 Oct 18
It inked a memorandum of understanding with Chinese conglomerate Shanghai Qilu.
22 Oct 18
The central bank imposed an 80% loan-to-value limit on mortgages.
5 Oct 18
The bank may make additional top-up in provisions as required.
2 Oct 18
Non-performing loan ratio has fallen to 6.7%.
25 Sep 18
Their non-performing loan ratios have dropped to 1.53% in June.
17 Sep 18
Loan delinquency ratio fell to 1.06% in June.
11 Sep 18
Agribank is planning to hold 12 auctions in September alone.
7 Sep 18
Residents have been turning to banks as property prices pick up.
30 Aug 18
Bad loan ratio fell from 2.46% in December 2016 to 2.09% in June.
29 Aug 18
It has become the first big Australian lender to raise its rates.
22 Aug 18
Project approvals have more than doubled from $2b in March 2017 to $5.3b in July.
22 Aug 18
Banks shed bad loans in construction and working capital.
20 Aug 18
Bad loan recovery in Q1 for PNB and Indian Bank exceeded that of 2017-18.
20 Aug 18
Against very clear headwinds due to the trade war and decelerating investment, China's State Council has unveiled plans to take a more...
9 Aug 18
BOC (Hong Kong), HSBC and Hang Seng Bank raised rates by 10bp.
9 Aug 18
Nonperforming loans have spiked after the 2014-2016 commodities downturn.
8 Aug 18
DBS gained the largest market share but has least mortgage exposure.
31 Jul 18
He will report to Sergio Morita, head of AFG syndication & distribution.
26 Jul 18
Banks are struggling to recover around $20b of loans from developers.
25 Jul 18
The downturn may even offset the strong performance of household loans.
23 Jul 18
State firms could end up forcing mergers or share capital injections.
20 Jul 18
The latest capital infusion aims to enable banks to build capital buffers.
18 Jul 18
Consumer gross impaired loan ratio has plunged to a historical low of 1%.
16 Jul 18
Trailing only behind Italy, the country has a bad loan ratio of 11.6%.
11 Jul 18
The central bank earlier scrapped the 15% required downpayment for first-time home buyers.
10 Jul 18
Some banks have been reportedly scrapping fixed deposit linked packages in favor of Sibor pegged packages.
9 Jul 18
This comes as a welcome development amidst slower loan growth.
6 Jul 18
Analysts believe banks should be willing to extend loan terms to support this development.
6 Jul 18
Nonperforming loans in property may hit 1.5% in 2018.
4 Jul 18
Surging bad loans pushed CAR down from 11.8% in 2016 to below 1% by end-June.
3 Jul 18
Maintaining credit quality is no problem for the city’s top lenders.