Our research and analysis on Private Banking
The following in-depth pieces represent our archive of research and analysis on Private Banking.
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.
Singaporean banks’ lacklustre 2012 performances hint at ongoing recovery
Date: Mar 07, 2013 | Author: Research
The future of retail financial services in the island-state points to compressed margins and even lower top line growth.
Commercial banks’ wealth management businesses recoup losses through diversified income streams
Date: Aug 27, 2012 | Author: Research
Better earnings masks deeper issues of customer disillusionment with products and services, lower fee income, high expense ratios and regulatory restrictions.
Competition for wealth management pushes innovation
Date: Jan 18, 2012 | Author: Baron Laudermilk
Taiwanese banks are attracting High Net-Worth Individuals (HNWIs) by creating new technologies that make VIPs waste less time in the banks.
Dutch lender ABN AMRO pushing into Asia with three business focus
Date: Dec 15, 2011 | Author: Peter Hoflich
Gerrit Zalm, ABN AMRO’s chairman and former finance minister of the Netherlands, says that the government-owned bank is focusing on private banking, clearing and commodities services.
Rapid growth of private banking in Asia is obscuring its true value
Date: Jul 29, 2011 | Author: Raj Sriram
Raj Sriram, head of private banking for BSI Asia, feels too many private banks have become little more than brokerages that churn out products to push.
Stringent regulations hinder potential of foreign private banking in China
Date: Jun 29, 2011 | Author: Research
Although demand for offshore private banking services has increased significantly from 2008-2010, restrictions on Rmb product offerings deter the growth of foreign banks in China.
Brand still key factor for Chinese choosing a private bank
Date: Jun 17, 2011 | Author: Nadir Ahmad
Increased wealth indicates diversified market for private banking services.