Our archives on Kookmin Bank
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.
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.
Harsh Basel III capital requirements stifling South Korean banks’ growth
Date: Dec 13, 2012 | Author: Baron LaudermilkSouth Korean banks seek to further optimise their portfolios in the face of rising NPL ratios and tough Basel III capital requirements.
Kookmin Bank targets work process innovation through smart branch concept
Date: Oct 24, 2012 | Author: ResearchWith the introduction of its smart branch, Kookmin Bank enables staff to spend 70% of their time on sales and advisory services.
Interview transcript: Min Byong-Deok, CEO of KB Kookmin Bank, 23rd April 2012
Date: May 28, 2012 | Author: Asian Banker EditorialMin Byong-Deok, CEO of KB Kookmin Bank, discusses stabilising the ship after the 2008 financial crisis, leveraging on their large distribution network, and capitalising on the overseas market.