Markets

19 Jan 21
A total of 39 financial institutions participated in the auction.
18 Jan 21
The tech startup has raised $3b in stock offering for its business expansion plans.
8 Jan 21
Despite rise of robo-advisory, Singaporeans overwhelmingly prefer face-to-face advisory, he said.
5 Jan 21
To recoup public funds, stake should be sold at $11.33 per share.
18 Dec 20
We're taking the time off!
15 Dec 20
And Credit Suisse says Q4 business 'continued' trend of past three months.
11 Dec 20
The 1MBD scandal saw Malaysia to issue fines worth $3.9b.
10 Dec 20
Banks may see new NPL formation, whilst credit costs are projected to stay high.
8 Dec 20
But earnings headwinds and asset quality will remain under pressure.
4 Dec 20
Sustained-but-subdued profits may drive banks to take on more risk to boost earnings.
2 Dec 20
What does replacing LIBOR mean for financial services firms?
2 Dec 20
The transaction is set to be completed by the second half of 2021.
26 Nov 20
The sector faces many issues including high credit risk and weak underwriting standards.
26 Nov 20
The regulator is unperturbed with China’s recent fintech crackdown.
24 Nov 20
Large corporate defaults, supervisory challenges amongst top concerns for the plan.
12 Nov 20
Despite the rise in digital banking demand, neobanks’ performances faltered compared to incumbent peers.
5 Nov 20
It entails a local currency bilateral swap and a repo agreement.
5 Nov 20
This may be the country’s way of showing Ma who’s the boss, says analyst.
27 Oct 20
If the Global Financial Crisis (“GFC”) was a disaster to the financial sector, the COVID-19 pandemic is a catastrophe (if not...
21 Oct 20
Going digital does not equal better cost benefits, and developed markets are most at risk, says Morgan Stanley.
30 Sep 20
Annualised credit costs of 79 APAC banks averaged 1.26% of gross loans in H1.
25 Sep 20
Their fee and income growth slowed whilst NPLs rose.
25 Sep 20
Even though it’ll be amongst the first to improve, recovery will still take until end-2022.
25 Sep 20
Is there really a capital exodus from Hong Kong to Singapore?
22 Sep 20
Reports alleged that some banks have moved illicit funds over the last two decades.
11 Sep 20
Lenders are relying too much on past risk data and numbers instead of long-term growth prospects.
10 Sep 20
Senior managers responsible for core functions should be identified.
3 Sep 20
$160.9m of targeted full-year NPL resolution were completed in H1.
25 Aug 20
The Agricultural Bank of China has already hired 4,500 people.
24 Aug 20
Dollar deposits gained $2.76b during the month.
20 Aug 20
There is underlying economic uncertainty due to rising infections and stricter restrictions.
20 Aug 20
Capital funds and provisions were raised to guard against the slump.
19 Aug 20
Jefferies will distribute equity research on local-based companies to its client base globally.
19 Aug 20
The government is pushing for privatization to help raise funds for its budget.
17 Aug 20
The foreign exchange liquidity rules are eased until September.
10 Aug 20
They allow for tailored government participation in bank recapitalisation.
5 Aug 20
And France suspends Morgan Stanley from some treasury bond deals.
4 Aug 20
Bandhan Bank’s biggest shareholder sold some of its stake to meet regulatory rules.