Our archives on NPL
“Banks’ risk appetite statement should drive risk framework establishment”
Date: Nov 19, 2013 | Author: Bertrand PigeonHans Broekhuisen, chief risk officer at Vietnam's VPBank, discusses the paradigm shift in bank risk management over the past decade and the relevance of risk appetite to one's business strategy.
Banks’ APAC retail banking income expected to reach $850b by 2020
Date: Aug 29, 2013 | Author: Bertrand PigeonChina and Japan account for over 50% of income generated by retail banking arms of financial institutions in the Asia-Pacific region.
RBI raises provisions on banks’ restructured loans to curb prevailing NPLs
Date: Jun 14, 2013 | Author: Wendy WengIndian banks’ non-performing loan ratio grew to 3.1% in FY 2012, posing an increased threat to bank liquidity and profitability levels.
India opens door for privately-owned Indian banks after 10-year hiatus
Date: Mar 01, 2013 | Author: Lalitha SivanesanWill new entrants in India’s banking sector reduce the number of unbanked in the country and improve competitiveness in the industry?
Asia Pacific banking industry outlook 2013
Date: Feb 19, 2013 | Author: Manu BhaskaranRegional economies are generally sound, with good long term prospects. While Asian banks grapple with new capital rules in the short term, they are likely to withstand long term stress to their operations.
Interview transcript: Koichi Miyata, President and CEO, Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Part 1
Date: Aug 30, 2012 | Author: EditorialKoichi Miyata, President and CEO of SMFG discusses the five main goals of SMFG, managing the group’s treasury functions, and the three major differences separating SMFG from western financial institutions.
Chinese bank results indicate weaker growth, but megabanks remain highly profitable
Date: Aug 29, 2012 | Author: Baron LaudermilkChina’s big four banks are expected to post weaker results on the back of rising NPLs and a slowdown in economic growth.
China CITIC Bank implements data-driven strategy to drive future growth
Date: Aug 13, 2012 | Author: Carol WheatcroftThe joint stock bank redefines its credit card centre strategy to create more successful marketing communications, whilst also improving risk management capabilities.
"Basis for finance is helping and assisting another corporation to survive"
Date: Jun 04, 2012 | Author: Asian Banker EditorialLee Soon Woo, CEO of Woori Bank discusses ways to achieve privatisation, helping fragile customers get back up on their feet, and the bank's strategy and leadership qualities.