Investment Banking

24 Jan 12
European banks have begun lending less to Hong Kong in December, fueling fears the Eurozone contagion could be worsening.
19 Jan 12
Europe stands poised to drag the world into another recession.
13 Jan 12
The mighty continue to fall victim to the ever-worsening fund drought.
12 Jan 12
The ongoing financial crisis in Europe will raise regulatory pressure on capital and liquidity for banks and insurers this year.
5 Jan 12
Cathay Financial has bought a 3.45 percent stake in Taishin Financial for T$4.7 billion or $155 million from private equity fund Newbridge...
4 Jan 12
Singapore’s investment company has been increasing its investments in China over the years.
4 Jan 12
The strong yen is making Europe a profitable hunting ground for leading Japanese banks bent on mergers & acquisitions.
1 Jan 12
Korea Exchange Bank has been issued a license by the Hong Kong authorities to act as an underwriter for securities.
14 Dec 11
According to Bloomberg, StanChart ranks third in Indian mergers advisory this year.
29 Nov 11
The debt crisis caused Japan’s largest brokerage to reduce its assets in Italy.
28 Nov 11
The seven-year loan is the telecom's second borrowing this year.
23 Nov 11
As it holds 6% of the system's total assets and facilitates 30% of the nation's trade finance.
22 Nov 11
RHB may issue new shares equivalent to as much as 10 percent of its existing equity to pay for the unit, according to Bloomberg.
21 Nov 11
And the remaining stocks from BofA were bought by Chinese investors.
17 Nov 11
She was once head of International Business at Kuwait Finance House Malaysia.
17 Nov 11
Local banks have been advised to stop selling short-term investment products by the China Banking Regulatory Commission.
17 Nov 11
The ratings agency revised the Korea-based bank’s outlook to stable from positive, as there's a risk that its loans may grow well...
17 Nov 11
Munir will continue to report to Anthony Nappi, Managing Director, Region Head, Asia Pacific, Global Transaction Services.
16 Nov 11
But Temasek’s spokesperson neither confirms nor denies the ‘market speculation'.
15 Nov 11
BofA will sell its remaining 10.4 billion CCB shares to private investors this month.
14 Nov 11
Public Bank will invest in a diversified portfolio of primarily local equities to achieve capital growth over the medium- to long-term period...
14 Nov 11
There have been three block deals worth more than $2b in the past week.
14 Nov 11
With more than $6 billion in spare cash, why not?
11 Nov 11
Yusuf Alireza is leaving Goldman Sachs after 19 years with the company.
11 Nov 11
The partnership will nearly double DBS’ number of banking outlets to 140.
11 Nov 11
This is Goldman’s third sale of its ICBC stock since 2006.
7 Nov 11
Mandiri Manajemen Investasi will continue to expand the amount of overseas funds in the $2.2 billion that it manages.
5 Nov 11
AmInvestment Bank Group has launched a four-year close-ended fund that caters to investors looking for regular income and capital preservation...
3 Nov 11
Despite a lack of confidence in US and European markets and economic activity, Asia remains a relatively positive environment for investment...
28 Oct 11
AXA and Bank Mandiri will own 40% and 60% respectively in this start-up joint venture operation of Asuransi Dharma Bangsa.
27 Oct 11
850 Collins Street is an A-grade commercial office building that is currently under construction and is scheduled for completion in October 2012...
27 Oct 11
The LionGlobal New Target Return Fund has an investment time frame of five years.
26 Oct 11
Before joining HSBC, Hou served in a number of roles at China's State Administration of Foreign Exchange for 11 years.
24 Oct 11
HSBC Life’s bancassurance business handles insurance portfolios with an average case size of RMB100,000.
20 Oct 11
Standard & Poor’s says most Asian banks won’t find it difficult to comply with Basel III’s new capital requirements.
20 Oct 11
Morgan Stanley still increased its compensation by 8% despite the division's poor performance.
19 Oct 11
Yann is also appointed as Head of Interest Rates and Forex Derivatives business for Asia Pacific.
19 Oct 11
The bank will also act as joint underwriter in the rights issue of about HKD11.33 billion.
14 Oct 11
RHB Capital Bhd and OSK Holdings Bhd have secured Bank Negara Malaysia's approval to commence negotiations for a possible merger between RHB...
14 Oct 11
After being only number 7 last year, Goldman Sachs now has the top spot as it was hired for $54.1b worth of acquisitions this year.