MAYBANK Kim Eng (MKE) has maintained its negative outlook on Singapore banks for the third quarter this year, saying it expects net interest margins (NIMs) to remain weak ahead of Q3 trading...

TRADE FINANCE

SINGAPORE'S reputation as a trusted commodity trade financing hub has taken a hit of late, with the industry rocked by the recent spate of high-profile fraud scandals the likes of Hin Leong and...

WITH the commodity-trade finance business rocked by scandals and structural issues such as falling prices and regulatory pressures on profits, industry watchers are certain that this age-old...

VIRUS OUTBREAK: PARLIAMENT

THE Singapore government may step in to support firms in cases where their potential failure due to the Covid-19 crisis could adversely affect Singapore's national interest, Deputy Prime Minister...

OCBC has been named the best managed bank during the Covid-19 crisis at this year's Asian Banker Leadership Achievement Awards.

IMPERIAL College Business School and the Lee Kong Chian School of Business at Singapore Management University (SMU) on Tuesday launched the Singapore Green Finance Centre.

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) will extend its low-cost Singapore-dollar facility for another six months, it said on Monday.

LED by local lender DBS and Standard Chartered, banks in Singapore are creating a digital trade finance registry (TFR), in a bid to mitigate fraud and boost transparency in commodity trade finance...

ANALYSTS see a mild positive on the Singapore banks from the latest move by the Singapore regulator to extend debt relief for certain individuals and small businesses into 2021.

ANALYSTS see a mild positive on the Singapore banks from the latest move by the Singapore regulator to extend debt relief for certain individuals and small businesses into 2021.