Markets

7 Aug 11
Three investors have officially expressed interest in purchasing the Bank Mutiara.
7 Aug 11
The Islamic Development Bank officially informed  Bank Indonesia of its postponement in selling its shares of PT Bank Muamalat Tbk.
1 Jul 11
The lender and its local rivals take part in global rush to set up China-focused PE funds.
30 Jun 11
Should the listing push through it will break a three-year IPO hiatus by the nation's city commercial banks, which operate under regional...
14 Jun 11
Morgan Stanley Huaxin Securities’ main thrust is underwriting CNY-denominated stocks and bonds for Chinese small-cap companies.
7 Jun 11
The lender opens its doors to allow customers to settle their trades in 14 exchanges in 10 countries.
6 Jun 11
The fund was intended for investors seeking long-term capital growth on their investment to tap potentials of one of fastest growing economies...
3 Jun 11
The company is optimistic that Asia’s economic growth, while Asian currencies appreciate as against weakening US dollar will drive company...
1 Jun 11
Taiwan's higher loan-to-value loans had a higher gross default ratio of around 5%, while the one with lower LTV loans showed a better...
26 Apr 11
Take it with a grain of salt. Many media reported that a PBoC advisor, XIA Bin, said China needs only "US$1tn reserves" and it will...
19 Apr 11
Habitat-Barclays Bare Your Sole 2011 will take place on Saturday, 18 June at Gardens by the Bay East, Tanjong Rhu.
12 Apr 11
The improving financials may be more cyclical than structural, said Fitch.
30 Mar 11
Japan quake, tsunami, and nuclear crisis has negative implications on heavy-equipment manufacturers.
28 Mar 11
Japan's devastating natural disaster will keep the economy mired in deflation in coming months.
24 Mar 11
Seow-Chien Chew is recognized for her contribution in helping solve the talent management challenges facing many non-profit organizations across...
2 Dec 10
The South East Asian countries are on a journey from agriculture and industry to value-added services.
1 Dec 10
The lender capitalizes on Batepati’s extensive experience in equities, FX, rates, derivatives and commodities for its structured finance...
1 Dec 10
Chinese insurers cannot bid while foreign companies can bid for no more than a 20% stake.
15 Oct 10
CIMB Thai unit sees return to profit in first nine months after posting $1.36mln loss.
20 Aug 10
Lender waits for parliament’s approval in move that would sustain lender’s capital until 2014.
20 Aug 10
Earnings of sovereign wealth fund’s first bond sale to be used for Export-Import Bank of China.
20 Aug 10
Lender also provides ringgit exchange service through its branches in 24 key Chinese cities.
20 Aug 10
Lender not keen on divesting 20% stake of Canadian subsidiary as it profit soared 78%.
19 Aug 10
Investors' optimism on smaller Chinese banks gave lender share price gain that surpassed AgBank's.
13 Aug 10
Lender’s IPO success may encourage rival banks to follow suit.
12 Aug 10
Fund to sell $7.97bln bonds in its effort to maintain controlling stakes in major domestic banks.
12 Aug 10
Sub debt, whose proceeds to be used for lender's working capital, was 8 times oversubscribed.
28 Jul 10
Everbright Bank may face big capital shortfall in the next three years without the IPO.
20 Jul 10
BoComm was able to raise $2.29bln from the H-shares offering.
9 Jul 10
The move is to maintain the bank's above minimum capital ratio and to cope with 15% loan portfolio expansion.
6 Jul 10
Lender intends to raise record setting $23bln before listing in mid-July.
29 Jun 10
A narrower price range or $0.37-$0.39 per share for the Shanghai offering is likely amidst weaker demand among investors in the mainland.
25 Jun 10
Lender targets $11bln from 630mln shares in Shanghai and 15.7bln shares in Hong Kong.
23 Jun 10
Parent Huijin's announcement precedes CCB's shareholder meeting tacking to push through with the $11bln fundraising plan.
22 Jun 10
Middle East countries pledge $3.6bln investment in AgBank while Qatar Holding expands portfolio in China.
16 Jun 10
Lender kicked off the pre-marketing process for the $10bln-$15bln from Hong Kong and $8.9bln-$13bln Shanghai IPO.
10 Jun 10
Move ends speculations on deferment of $30bln IPO due to lukewarm interest and concerns.
8 Jun 10
Downsizing to $4.8bln from $6.14bln may prompt AgBank to lower its $30bln target.
7 Jun 10
Lender aims to replenish capital as banks could face losses if debts not repaid.
2 Jun 10
China regulator’s approval would give BEA license to sell $732bln worth of bonds.