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High chance of financial crisis in China, says Credit Agricole senior economist
Date: Feb 26, 2014 | Author: Dariusz Kowalczyk
Dariusz Kowalczyk, senior economist/strategist at Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, feels that an imminent financial crisis in China is probable, with stress signs in WMPs and trust loans particularly evident.
“Malaysia is seen as a poster child for bond market development”
Date: Feb 24, 2014 | Author: Syed Alwi Mohamed Sultan
Syed Alwi Mohamed Sultan, head of Islamic Banking, Asia Pacific, BNP Paribas Malaysia, feels that the spectacular growth of the Sukuk market is vindication of its viability as an alternative source of liquidity.
“Smart banks focus on aspects that will help them differentiate and win business”
Date: Jan 21, 2014 | Author: Steve Grob
Steve Grob, director of group strategy at Fidessa, discusses how Asian investment banks can leverage on technology to help them succeed in their businesses as they expand through the region.
Asian commodity markets positioned as global price-setters
Date: Jan 08, 2014 | Author: Mobasher Kazmi
Developing exchanges that can attract global liquidity and establish benchmark pricing for commodities remains a pivotal challenge for the region.
Increased trade between China and Switzerland to drive financial integration
Date: Dec 17, 2013 | Author: Martin Maurer
Martin Maurer, CEO, Association of Foreign Banks in Switzerland, discusses the potential benefits arising from China and Switzerland’s free trade collaboration.