Retail Banking

Indonesia’s Bank BRI to offer digital banking, len

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

MUFG China appoints new deputy president

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

Landbank subsidiary claims Philippines’ first digital banking license

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

Long way ahead for the Philippines’ digital banking hopes

Infrastructure and consumer issues remain, even with the framework laid out.
10 days ago

Singaporean customers more satisfied with e-wallets than banks in 2020

Customer satisfaction for e-wallets was higher than that of banks.
16 days ago

Singapore banks headed for stronger profits in 2021: analysts

Credit growth is expected to accelerate mildly by 5% in 2021, according to Moody’s.
17 days ago

Japan's financial firms face activist climate votes as AGMs near

Mizuho was forced to vote on a climate-focused resolution in its AGM last year, but more firms are being targeted in 2021.
19 days ago

Tonik launches Philippines’ first official neobank

It offers up to 6% interest rate per annum.
21 days ago

China hopes for stability through stricter FHC rules: report

The rules will also hopefully insulate firms' finances from other risks.
22 days ago

Clear skies ahead for Aussie banks as economy improves

Banks can withstand NPL growth due to loan loss reserves.
22 days ago

HSBC Singapore names new global liquidity head

Winnie Yap will be responsible for treasury solutions for Singapore firms.
25 days ago

Mizuho sets up committee to probe system failures

The failure has hurt the firm's credibility, it says.
30 days ago

South Korean banks’ earnings down 11.5% in 2020

This is due to an increase in loan-loss provisions, which grew 88.7% to $6.1b.
1 month ago