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Deposit gathering capacity primary concern for Indonesian banks
Date: Oct 16, 2013 | Author: ResearchProceedings report from The Asian Banker’s Indonesian Heads of Retail Banking Dialogue 2013, on the status of retail banking in Indonesia and most recent developments.
Customer connectivity and integrated functionalities essential hallmarks for transaction banks
Date: Sep 02, 2013 | Author: ResearchProceedings report from The Asian Banker teleconsultation session, "Building a regional transaction banking platform: cases and approaches” on the future of transaction banking and its key client demands.
Heightened bancassurance demand in emerging markets to drive bank-insurer partnerships
Date: Aug 21, 2013 | Author: Magessan RajCitibank seeks to sell access of its Asian Pacific branch network to life insurers, as life insurance premiums in Asia’s emerging markets expected to grow 9.8% in 2013.
Embracing productivity and innovation key to sustaining profitability in besieged retail banking sector
Date: Jul 24, 2013 | Author: ResearchBanks in Asia Pacific are responding to tightening regulations and fee ceilings with creative strategies and more effective business models.
CIMB Niaga penetrates into Indonesia’s underbanked segment via Go Mobile
Date: Jul 09, 2013 | Author: Levina LimThe bank’s mobile banking app provides customers with ease of access in addition to reducing operational costs and traffic from conventional branches.
Sky-high household debt puts Malaysia’s economic growth at risk
Date: Jun 27, 2013 | Author: Magessan RajConsumer debt in Malaysia stood at 80.5% of its GDP as of 2012, higher than the government debt level of 53%.
Heightened regulations and changing consumer mind-set challenge retail banking growth
Date: Mar 27, 2013 | Author: ResearchRetail banks in the Middle East and Asia Pacific will need to quickly shift from being account-focused to becoming more customer-centric so as to stay ahead of the curve.
Asian banks embracing gamification in social media and Internet banking
Date: Feb 26, 2013 | Author: Levina LimFinancial institutions have been toying with gamification techniques for the last ten years. Is Asia ready to take the leap?
Have recent financial crises exacerbated the natural conservatism of Asian banks?
Date: Jan 08, 2013 | Author: Foo Boon PingMost banks have yet to embrace the necessary cultural and mind-set changes required to transform their respective risk management framework.