Retail Banking

6 Jan 12
The U.S. fund may drop out of the contract if regulators fail to approve deal by the end of February.
5 Jan 12
A recently passed bill will allow non-Filipinos to buy and own up to 40% of a rural bank’s authorized capital stock.
5 Jan 12
But the question is, who will be the first to do so?
5 Jan 12
UCO Bank will open the auction for sale of Rs.3 to 4 billion non-performing assets next week.
5 Jan 12
Standard Charetred Bank will continue to hire this year in Asia, according to  the Asian head of Standard Chartered Plc Jaspal Bindra....
5 Jan 12
Banking ties with China may boost Taiwan's banks this year amid an overcrowded home market and a global economic environment that could...
4 Jan 12
Hua Nan Financial is seeking a 20 percent stake in Fujian Haixia Bank, in what would be the first direct banking investment between Taiwan and...
4 Jan 12
Macquarie Securities' Ismael Pili and HSBC’s Noel Quinn reveal their outlook for the Asian market in 2012.
4 Jan 12
This year won’t be a happy one for the bottom line of South Korea’s major banks.
3 Jan 12
Part of the MOU is to further efforts to carry out personnel training to further boost business exchanges between lenders.
3 Jan 12
The issue became possible after an amendment to Australia’s Banking Act allowing the country’s banks to offer covered bonds.
3 Jan 12
Running short of viable investment options, Japan’s Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group will continue investing in U.S.
2 Jan 12
The bank beefs up market focus on China and Southeast Asia with key promotions in Hong Kong and Singapore.
2 Jan 12
Japan's second biggest bank received $90b in offers from European banks.
2 Jan 12
Shares of China's five biggest banks lost an average 22% in 2011 on concerns that a record two-year credit boom may unravel and lead to...
30 Dec 11
ABC wil deepen its cooperation with Ivey Business School and Bank of Montreal to develop talents, according to Mr.
28 Dec 11
South Korea's financial watchdog advised KEB to dismiss four board members from Lone Star Funds due to stock manipulation.
28 Dec 11
Agrobank Bhd is eyeing growth in downstream activities in the agriculture sector as part of its strategy in diversifying loan portfolio for next...
27 Dec 11
Ficombank, Tin Nghia Bank and Saigon Commercial Joint Stock Bank passed a resolution to name the joint merger bank as ‘Saigon Commercial...
27 Dec 11
Lone Star's qualification to hold more than a 4 percent stake in Korea Exchange Bank is under review.
25 Dec 11
Bank Mandiri allocated US$439 million for its customers' needs during Christmas and New Year.
23 Dec 11
Fitch expects lower but still healthy loan growth in 2012 - but how healthy is it?
23 Dec 11
This is part of HSBC's strategy to cut $3.5b annual costs.
22 Dec 11
The country seeks to triple its financial sector by the end of this decade.
22 Dec 11
Vietnamese banks are indeed looking to foreign investors for capital support.
21 Dec 11
But it is yet to have the central bank and finance ministry's approval for the bid.
21 Dec 11
But to which company will HSBC be selling it to?
20 Dec 11
So loan growths are expected to moderate significantly in 2H12, but which bank remains a relative outperformer in uncertain times?
19 Dec 11
Requirements have been relaxed for Indonesia's state-run Bank Mandiri to operate in Malaysia by the end of next year.
18 Dec 11
The Indian government may sue HSBC for persuading their executives to stash undeclared money in a Geneva branch.
17 Dec 11
ABBank reported a pretax profit of VND391.3 billion or $18.6 million in the first eleven months of the year.
16 Dec 11
Guess who DBS selected as dealers under the programme?
16 Dec 11
The commercial banking unit in Hong Kong is staffed by two bankers.
15 Dec 11
And the outlooks on 79% of the banks in the region are stable under the new criteria.
14 Dec 11
Find out what Asia’s heads of business banking including HSBC’s Noel Quinn, UOB’s Eric Tham and Macquarie Securities'...
13 Dec 11
So as to avoid the mistake that happened when Lone Star Funds acquired Korea Exchange Bank, said Lee Jae Sool.
12 Dec 11
Their employees allegedly asked bankers to change rates they submit for setting Tibor to gain an advantage.
8 Dec 11
Hong Kong's Banking  Bill 2011 will be gazetted on December 9.
8 Dec 11
Bank Islam expects better fourth quarter results ending Dec 31, said managing director Datuk Seri Zukri Samat.
7 Dec 11
Bank Islam is eyeing opportunities for expansion in Indonesia and Bangladesh.