Retail Banking

24 Apr 18
Strong corporate demand especially in real estate and hospitality industries are poised to drive growth.
24 Apr 18
The Jan Dhan Scheme has brought an additional 310 million people into the banking system.
23 Apr 18
MUFG Bank has appointed Janice Chua as managing director & head of Asian Operations Division (AOD).
23 Apr 18
The banking sector is saddled with $210b in problem loans.
23 Apr 18
HSBC and BOC have stopped offering the popular loans whilst ICBC will stop on May 1.
23 Apr 18
Banks that focus on customers over products have the best shot at standing up to Amazon's juggernaut when it steams into their market.
22 Apr 18
Amidst tighter regulatory pressures, analysts weigh in on whether Asia is still a market worth conquering.
20 Apr 18
Almost half of adults now have a bank account, up from a fifth in 2011.
20 Apr 18
Loan growth is expected to slow in 2018.
20 Apr 18
Rising property loans and household indebtedness may pose problems for banks’ balance sheets soon.
19 Apr 18
IFRS 9 will support Beijing’s bid to curb credit growth and balance sheet consolidation.
19 Apr 18
Banks are set to benefit from rising loans which grew 10%, as well as higher SGD and USD interest rates.
19 Apr 18
Find out which banks may face difficulty amidst a lack of long-run historical data.
19 Apr 18
Profitability may be hit amidst higher provisioning prerequisites.
19 Apr 18
Banking executives today not only have to deal with running the bank, but also transforming it to grow in a sustainable manner.
19 Apr 18
Potential savings between $217m to $363m could buoy the bank from a three-year decline.
18 Apr 18
Reserve requirement ratio for big commercial banks will be lowered from 17% to 16%.
18 Apr 18
And it's the start of a good year for BofA as profits rose 34% in Q1.
18 Apr 18
Approximately 55-80% of customers are considering opening an account in a digital-only bank.
17 Apr 18
It helps that digital banking penetration in the lion city is high at 97%.
17 Apr 18
Mobile banking has grown at least twofold in Emerging Asia to outpace other e-banking types.
17 Apr 18
Aggregate NPL ratio of local banking groups rose from 0.4% to 1.6% in 2017.
17 Apr 18
Its $33.84b market cap beats the state-bank by a mere margin.
17 Apr 18
The deal reportedly cannot be closed before the deadline.
17 Apr 18
Manufacturing loans, which accounts for a lion's share of credit, is expected to register sluggish growth.
17 Apr 18
It accounted for 31.4% of CCB’s total loans and 81.7% of personal loans.
16 Apr 18
It accounted for more than a fourth (26%) of the group’s global profits.
16 Apr 18
Over 50 senior bank managers have been reportedly demerited.
16 Apr 18
The recovery loan on defaulted loans in the country are at a dismal 26%.
13 Apr 18
He reveals how the bank specialises in China-Europe network connectivity.
13 Apr 18
She will be a member of the Citi Asia Pacific operating committee and will report directly to Francisco Aristeguieta, CEO of Citi Asia Pacific....
12 Apr 18
The leeway would give banks much-needed time to raise more capital.
12 Apr 18
Almost half believe non-banks provide better assistance than traditional banks.
11 Apr 18
The event will be held on April 25 at the Shangri-La Hotel, Kuala Lumpur.
11 Apr 18
This follows an attempted hacking using the SWIFT system in Malaysia.
11 Apr 18
This comes amidst an overall profit downturn hitting most Japanese banks.
11 Apr 18
NPL volumes hit $9.8b in 2016 representing almost a double increase in bad loan ratio.
11 Apr 18
NPLs hit $3.2b as of September 2017 with NPL ratio at a stable 1.9%.
11 Apr 18
And here’s the real cost of Brexit to the UK financial services industry.
11 Apr 18
Gross NPL volume rose 20% to $11.6b in Q2.