Lending & Credit

18 Jan 21
Compared to November 2019, delinquency rate is down 0.14 percentage points.
18 Jan 21
This was pushed by a sustained rise in mortgage loans.
13 Jan 21
As much as $155b of non-performing personal loans could be offloaded.
13 Jan 21
The lender said it floated the bonds at the lowest interest rates ever.
12 Jan 21
Outstanding loans reached $5.5t in December, 6.2% higher than last year.
8 Jan 21
It will help steer banks’ credits towards companies with stronger balance sheets.
5 Jan 21
The number of mortgage applications rose to 11,375 during the month.
15 Dec 20
It is the fourth ASEAN bank that has announced plans to do so.
2 Dec 20
An improving economy should support better loan recoveries.
1 Dec 20
Demand-supply conditions for loans remains soft going into Q4, says OCBC Treasury Research.
26 Nov 20
The Bank of Korea is expected to continue its low interest rate policy well beyond 2021.
26 Nov 20
It can onboard investors outside of the country.
26 Nov 20
The sector claims clients don't want to borrow in the first place.
26 Nov 20
They expect around 100,000 loan applications to be approved by 2021.
24 Nov 20
Capitalization remains under pressure for UFG, SMFG, and Mizuho.
17 Nov 20
The regulators’ proposed new draft rules may curb rapid growth of online micro-lenders.
10 Nov 20
Household debt reached a record high of $1.47t in June.
9 Nov 20
'Capital-light' business models might change as the capital and leverage requirement is reformed.
3 Nov 20
SMEs may apply for the support scheme until June 2021.
28 Oct 20
The need to pay for basic expenses are one in 10 locals to take out a loan.
20 Oct 20
It will see further growth by tapping in on underserved retail, SME borrowers.
20 Oct 20
As a result, the central bank unveiled additional stimulus measures in October.
20 Oct 20
Agricultural loans, comprising 13% of sector loans, will come under crutiny.
16 Oct 20
The platform also allows merchants to effectively manage expenses.
12 Oct 20
India and Thailand are the most vulnerable.
30 Sep 20
The upcoming lower interest rates on informal lending will kick on growth prospects.
30 Sep 20
Annualised credit costs of 79 APAC banks averaged 1.26% of gross loans in H1.
29 Sep 20
It is Singapore’s first club loan pegged to SORA, says DBS.
25 Sep 20
It is part of the bank’s $30b Global Medium Term Note Program.
16 Sep 20
The banking system is expected to extend $420b in new loans to micro and small businesses.
15 Sep 20
New loans have reached about $2.1b for the first eight months of 2020.
9 Sep 20
Current performing loans can now better handle stress.
3 Sep 20
Consumers rushed to buy apartments or to simply make ends meet.
3 Sep 20
It will cut the amount of reserved provisions, but lower future interest income.
3 Sep 20
This is the largest amount on record for a second quarter period.
1 Sep 20
This was driven by a 1.9% growth in business loans.
27 Aug 20
The new outbreaks could lead to an extension of relief loans, which will weigh on profits.
26 Aug 20
The fintech said that it has powered almost $2b loans since 2016.
26 Aug 20
The bank extended $1.36b in green loans in eight deals from January-August.
26 Aug 20
Lenders are required to have a capital of at least $421,000.