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Balancing regulatory drivers and customer experience in financial institutions

The event will bring together experts from LexisNexis Risk Solutions and the city’s leading financial players.
5 days ago

Balancing regulatory drivers and customer experience in financial institutions

The event will bring together experts from LexisNexis Risk Solutions and the city’s leading financial players.
5 days ago

China’s Huarong likely to receive extraordinary government support: S&P

This also bodes well for its overseas bond issuer Huarong International.
9 days ago

India, Philippines banks in trouble amidst renewed infection surge

Emerging banks in Asia continue to be in a tough operating environment, says Fitch.
10 days ago

Bank of Korea to carry out mock test on functionality of digital currency: report

The test will reportedly start in August and run until June 2022.
16 days ago

Indonesia mulls digital rupiah: report

The central bank is looking at how it will help monetary policy goals.
17 days ago

Global banks on a hiring craze as they vie for rich Asians’ assets

HSBC, Goldman Sachs, and Citi are all eyeing a piece of the region's trillion-dollar financial market.
23 days ago

Qatar National Bank continues to be largest bank in MEA: S&P

It is also the 100th biggest bank globally.
24 days ago

China injects $15.5b cash into the financial system to maintain liquidity: report

The nation’s top leaders recently described economic recovery as “unbalanced and unstable.”
26 days ago

China’s digital currency fails to excite locals: report

Chinese people showed little interest in switching from mobile payment systems of Ant, Tencent.
1 month ago

Singapore's finance sector to create 6,500 jobs in 2021: regulator

Approximately 6,000 of these new jobs are permanent positions.
1 month ago

Alternative Benchmarks for the New Normal

 Latest Trends in LIBOR Transitions in Japan
1 month ago

Singapore, Thailand launch real time cross-border payments system

Participating banks’ clients will be able to transfer up to S$1,000 or THB25,000 daily.
1 month ago

HSBC stokes discontent amongst senior staff with pivot to Asia: report

Senior bankers reportedly expect friction with the regional chief, sources said.
1 month ago

DBS to acquire 13% stake in Shenzhen Rural Commercial Bank for $810m

It will become SZRCB’s largest shareholder upon the deal’s completion.
1 month ago

Citi APAC to add 1,100 relationship managers, private bankers for wealth arm

The bank expects AUM to expand by $150b under its Win-in-Wealth campaign.
1 month ago

Citi appoints co-heads of Citi Global Wealth in APAC

The bank saw record net new money inflows of $20b in the region last year.
1 month ago

MUFG appoints new head of ESG finance for APAC

In the newly created role, Colin Chen is expected to build the bank’s finance strategy in the region.
2 months ago