banks

Jan 20, 2021 02:46 PM

Hong Kong bank staff arrested in US$810m laundering probe

[HONG KONG] Seven former and current bank employees have been arrested in Hong Kong as part of a major operation...

Jan 20, 2021 05:50 AM

SBF, trade bodies lead way on fair employment

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THE pledge made by the 29 trade associations and chambers (TACs) to support fair hiring and employment practices is...

Jan 20, 2021 05:50 AM

Investing in the new normal for Asian banks

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THE year 2020 was a year of change around the world. For banks in this region, we think that some of the changes...

Jan 19, 2021 08:34 PM

Bank of America profit falls as consumer banking business falters

[NEW YORK] Bank of America posted a drop in fourth-quarter profit on Tuesday as historically low interest rates hurt...

Jan 19, 2021 05:50 AM

Philippine banks 'likely to recover faster from pandemic than 1997 Asian crisis'

PHILIPPINE banks will recover faster from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic than they did from the Asian...

Jan 19, 2021 05:50 AM

Billionaire to take over bankrupt Indian shadow bank

BILLIONAIRE Ajay Piramal's conglomerate won bidding for bankrupt Indian shadow lender Dewan Housing Finance Corp,...

Jan 18, 2021 10:34 PM

HSBC chairman gives hints of looming strategy revamp

[LONDON] HSBC Holdings plans to accelerate its expansion across Asia in its imminent strategy refresh, according to...

Jan 18, 2021 02:27 PM

Billionaire Piramal to take over key Indian shadow bank Dewan

[MUMBAI] Billionaire Ajay Piramal's conglomerate won bidding for bankrupt Indian shadow lender Dewan Housing Finance...

Jan 18, 2021 02:19 PM

Philippine bank virus rebound to be faster than post-Asian crisis

[MANILA] Philippine banks will recover faster from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic than they did from the...

Jan 18, 2021 05:50 AM

US banks growing more optimistic with vaccines, stimulus on the way

OPTIMISM is taking hold among the US's largest banks.

Jan 15, 2021 10:05 PM

Citigroup profit beats, but shares dip on higher costs, weak revenue

[NEW YORK] Citigroup reported a 7 per cent decline in fourth-quarter profit on Friday, beating market expectations...