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Citi appoints co-heads of Citi Global Wealth in AP

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

Indonesia’s Bank BRI to offer digital banking, lending products in Bukalapak

This comes after the bank’s venture capital arm invested in the company.
2 days ago

Standard Chartered unveils K11 Atelier Priority Private Centre in Hong Kong

It aims to address the specific needs of affluent clients with HK$8m in AUM.
2 days ago

MUFG China appoints new deputy president

Johnson Yuan takes over from Liu Lihong, who is transferring to Japan.
2 days 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.
4 days ago

Citi launches digital credit card for new customers

Singapore is the first market ever where Citi has rolled out this service for new cardholders.
4 days ago

BRI's open banking initiative clears $3b of sales in 2020

This marks a 290% annual growth for BRIAPI.
4 days ago

ZA Tech opens Asia fintech centre in Singapore

It will focus on solving use-cases in insurance and financial services.
5 days ago

UOB prices Singapore's first sustainability bond offering

UOB raised $2b with a final order book of $3.7b.
9 days ago

Malaysian banks’ profits to recover faster than SEA peers: Moody’s

Compared to regional peers, Malaysia’s biggest lenders have the smallest share of loans under relief programs.
9 days ago

China’s central bank urges banks to curb loan growth for rest of 2021: report

The surge in lending during the first two months of the year stoked bubble risks.
9 days ago

Security Bank, MUFG inks deal for expanded cash management access

MUFG’s corporate clients will be able to access Security Bank’s cash management system DigiBanker.
9 days ago

Australian comparison site Finder acquires GoBear brand

Earlier this year, GoBear had announced that it would shut down operations.
9 days ago

MUFG names new head of Asia systems office

She will oversee the bank's digital transformation blueprint.
9 days ago

Landbank subsidiary claims Philippines’ first digital banking license

OFBank first began operating in June 2020 as a dedicated thrift bank.
10 days ago

HSBC Singapore launches instant digital bank registration via SingPass

Customers need only to input their SingPass credentials in order to open an online account.
10 days ago