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The Asian Banker RSS feed News, Analysis, Opinions, Interviews and Press Releases

Banks continue to hold the commercial strings in Vietnam’s rapidly developing payments landscape

Fri, 18 Oct 2019 17:25:00 +0800
Vietnam is likely to emerge as a significant consumer-driven market, placing it in the Asian consuming class of Indonesia and the Philippines with a gross domestic product (GDP) per capita between $2,800-$3,500 by 2020, in which mass automobile ownership takes off.
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BSP's Diokno: "Moving the financial services industry forward through inclusive technology and green initiatives"

Wed, 16 Oct 2019 18:07:00 +0800
Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas Governor Benjamin E. Diokno presents an overall positive account pertaining to the country’s economic and financial growth. He pinpoints the extensive use of fintech as a way to accelerate financial inclusion in the Philippines and recognises the importance of driving investments that promote sustainable growth.
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Stronger headwinds ahead

Wed, 16 Oct 2019 15:01:00 +0800
As Chinese banks continue to dominate the list of largest banks, others in Asia Pacific face mounting pressure to sustain performance
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Regtech ComplyAdvantage to strengthen its reach in Asia Pacific

Wed, 09 Oct 2019 10:09:00 +0800
Regtech companies find vast opportunities in the Asia-Pacific region despite the unique regulatory compliance challenges. One such company is the UK-based ComplyAdvantage, which recently set up its office in Singapore. Company CEO Charles Delingpole shares details of their products and what his company can offer to the region
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Switzerland sets new rules for Asian financial service providers offering cross-border services

Tue, 08 Oct 2019 16:01:00 +0800
On 1 January 2020, the new Swiss Financial Services Act will have a profound effect on the business activities of Asian financial service providers with clients in Switzerland. The public distribution of financial instruments will also be subject to more extensive prospectus requirements.
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P2P lender Modalku grows to disburse 1 million loans

Fri, 04 Oct 2019 10:11:00 +0800
Bridging financing gap across three countries, Funding Societies/Modalku’s machine learning based risk assessment model, partnership ecosystem and range of loan services facilitated it to grow exponentially disbursing $613 Million loans within three years.
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Meeting aspirations of corporate treasury for enhanced financial decision-making

Thu, 03 Oct 2019 03:06:00 +0800
As the role of corporate treasury evolves beyond its traditional core functions of cash and liquidity management, banks are making substantial investments into new technologies to simplify corporate to multi-bank connectivity.
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Thailand’s digital revolution transforms the country into a high-income nation

Tue, 01 Oct 2019 17:58:00 +0800
The age of e-commerce, big tech, social media and fintech has dawned on Asia and Thailand is at the epicentre of this wave of industry disruption
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Regulations are transforming digital banking

Tue, 01 Oct 2019 16:30:00 +0800
Banks are moving away from the gloomy outlook that previously reigned in the financial world. In The Asian Banker Future of Finance “Risk and Regulation” conference, regulatory transformation, rise of blockchain technology and open banking collaborations were pointed out as the key factors in enhancing the banking industry
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KEB Hana Bank’s Ji: “Globalisation and digitalisation strategies will be embedded in all our businesses”

Mon, 30 Sep 2019 17:09:00 +0800
Ji Sung Kyoo, CEO of KEB Hana Bank, is committed to go global and digital. He shared the bank’s main strategies and discussed the global loyalty network service, one of the bank’s current strength. He also talked about their partnership with fintech companies and other banks as well as their intention to cost-cut domestically and enlarge their customer base globally.
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