Our archives on SET
“Smart banks focus on aspects that will help them differentiate and win business”
Date: Jan 21, 2014 | Author: Steve GrobSteve Grob, director of group strategy at Fidessa, discusses how Asian investment banks can leverage on technology to help them succeed in their businesses as they expand through the region.
Trade finance impeded by Basel III; regulators must take a step back
Date: Dec 18, 2013 | Author: Esther TanBasel III's end goal is to create an infallible financial system, but at what cost to banks' business growth?
"Emergence of new offshore Rmb hubs offer chance to foster closer collaboration"
Date: Dec 03, 2013 | Author: Esther TanJoe Ng, head of renminbi payments product management, Asia Pacific, Deutsche Bank, discusses financial regulators’ role in encouraging greater prevalence of the currency.
“We are much more independent and autonomous than most central banks”
Date: Oct 07, 2013 | Author: Foo Boon PingSet Aung, deputy governor at Central Bank of Myanmar, discusses the central bank’s bid to rapidly advance the local banking industry and capital market.
Shanghai FTZ launch serves as stepping stone to further financial reforms in China
Date: Sep 30, 2013 | Author: Alice YangEstablishment of the new free trade zone in Shanghai potentially challenges Hong Kong’s reputation as the premier renminbi clearing hub.
"BCA retained its core competences through sound management"
Date: Jun 18, 2013 | Author: EditorialDjohan Emir Setijoso, President Commissioner, Bank Central Asia, discusses his formative years as a banker, taking BCA public and diversifying the bank's business portfolio.
Banks must be prepared for increased regulatory demands to remain competitive
Date: Feb 06, 2013 | Author: Nicholas KohProceedings report from The Asian Banker teleconsultation session, "Basel III and beyond - An Overview and Response to Regulatory Changes.”