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Research Note
Asia Pacific bank M&A transactions totalled $13.9b in 2013
Domestic deals dominated bank merger and acquisition activity in the region in 2013, while intra-regional and inter-regional deals also saw a significant increase.
Research Note
Hang Seng Bank tops AB500 rankings; AP banks generally well capitalised
Asian banking industry’s aggregate strength declined in 2013, as performance in key parameters such as profitability growth, liquidity and asset quality moderated.
Research Note
Ongoing consolidation efforts to further strengthen Philippine banking industry
Date: Jul 03, 2013
Author: Wendy Weng
Categories: Databook, Philippines, Regulation, Risk and Regulation
Keywords: BSP, PDIC, SPRB, SPRB Plus, Rural Banking
Total number of banks in the Philippines dropped 28% to 696 during 2004-2012, as BSP seeks to further drive development of rural banking industry through recent reforms.
Research Note
Sky-high household debt puts Malaysia’s economic growth at risk
Consumer debt in Malaysia stood at 80.5% of its GDP as of 2012, higher than the government debt level of 53%.


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