Our archives on China Merchants Bank
Chinese banks enhancing direct banking channels to cater to increased demand
Date: May 22, 2013 | Author: Baron LaudermilkAlthough 60% of domestic banking customers are shifting to more direct banking methods, most would still want access to physical branches.
Key drivers behind Chinese banks going international
Date: May 10, 2013 | Author: ResearchProceedings report from The Asian Banker’s dialogue on "Building the International Presence of Chinese Banks" on key factors affecting the competitiveness of Chinese banks in a global environment.
Mid-sized Chinese banks drive cash management capabilities through SME focus
Date: Mar 12, 2013 | Author: Baron LaudermilkWhile ICBC remains the frontrunner in China’s cash management business, BOCOM and CMB have also achieved impressive YoY growth figures.
Beijing boosts banks’ capital adequacy testing ahead of Basel III implementation
Date: Dec 06, 2012 | Author: Baron LaudermilkICBC, CCB, ABC, BoC, BOCOM and China Merchants Bank given permission to establish individual capital assessment models to measure asset strength and prepare for Basel III rules.
Bohai Bank must enhance technology and retail banking capabilities to further positive growth
Date: Nov 21, 2012 | Author: Baron LaudermilkBohai Bank has displayed stellar growth in previous years by keeping costs and NPLs low. But where will its future growth come from?
Asian banks need to enhance social media presence to foster closer customer ties
Date: Oct 19, 2012 | Author: Baron LaudermilkWhile Asian banks are becoming increasingly aware of the potential presented by social media, many remain undetermined about their social media strategies.
Chinese banks offer more conservative products to gain edge in wealth management business
Date: Oct 09, 2012 | Author: Baron LaudermilkChinese banks seek to leverage on low-risk WMPs that offer steady but lower returns to attract HNWIs looking for a safe haven in China’s slowing economy.
Smaller Chinese banks still gambling on risky wealth management products
Date: Aug 08, 2012 | Author: Baron LaudermilkSmaller banks in China are experiencing rapid growth rates in the wealth management market by offering high-risk WMPs to customers, placing the country’s banking sector in jeopardy.
China keeps close watch on Rmb to counter capital outflow
Date: Jun 20, 2012 | Author: Baron LaudermilkWith as much as $34 billion leaving China in Q3 of 2011 and up to 60% of HNWIs considering leaving, Beijing is taking precautionary measures to control and regulate its currency flow.