Our research and analysis on Capital
The following in-depth pieces represent our archive of research and analysis on Capital .
Mid-sized Chinese banks seek deeper ties with Asian banks for growth
Date: Dec 06, 2013 | Author: Alice Yang
Guo Zhiwen, chairman of Harbin Bank, discusses establishment of Asia Financial Cooperation Association and its bid to go global.
Need for strong risk culture increasingly acknowledged by Thai banks
Date: Nov 25, 2013 | Author: Research
Proceedings report from The Asian Banker’s Thailand Heads of Risk Dialogue 2013, on issues shaping the current risk management environment in the country.
Closer collaboration and coordination needed to drive single payments connectivity in Asia
Date: Nov 08, 2013 | Author: Research
Seven years after its initiation, the Asian Payment Network project remains elusive, as key actors such as commercial banks and financial regulators show lack of interest and commitment.
“Banks must respond to the needs of their constituents, not the other way around”
Date: Oct 29, 2013 | Author: Amando M. Tetangco
Amando M. Tetangco, governor, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, in his keynote speech at Philippine International Banking Convention 2013, feels that the socio-economic impact of developing an inclusive banking system cannot be overemphasised.
Chinese banks face challenge by private companies’ entry into financial services
Date: Oct 29, 2013 | Author: Magessan Raj
Beijing’s softer stance towards bank license issuance highlights willingness to restructure domestic financial industry.
“Banking sector stepping up to its vital role in transforming the Philippines"
Date: Oct 28, 2013 | Author: Lorenzo Tan
Lorenzo Tan, president, Bankers Association of the Philippines, in his keynote speech at Philippine International Banking Convention 2013, feels that despite a global slowdown the domestic economy has been both fortunate and structurally resilient.
“NPLs will remain low even when everybody is paying back through refinancing from other lenders”
Date: Oct 24, 2013 | Author: Timothy Shim
Speaking at the World Capital Markets Symposium recently held in Malaysia, Lord Adair Turner, former chairman, FSA UK, said he did not feel NPL levels as being good forward indicators of any crisis looming.
Willing participation key to unlocking ASEAN investment potential
Date: Oct 08, 2013 | Author: Magessan Raj
Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand took one step closer to achieving regional capital market integration by agreeing to facilitate cross-border ASEAN CIS offering.