Our archives on SME
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.
Stronger policies and cooperation needed to nurture China’s SME industry
Date: Aug 15, 2012 | Author: Baron LaudermilkAlthough SMEs in China are gaining increased support from Beijing, the shadow banking industry and a lack of loans are preventing them from enjoying a level playing field.
China attempts to avoid economic hard landing as GDP growth rates continues to contract
Date: Jul 20, 2012 | Author: Doron FooDriven by declining manufacturing output and regulators’ reluctance to introduce sufficient stimuli, expectations of an economic hard landing in China continue to gain momentum.
Funding, liquidity, and integration challenge corporates and SMEs desiring expansion in Asia
Date: May 25, 2012 | Author: Levina LimExpansion into Asia brings with it a unique set of transaction banking challenges which banks need to address to better serve their corporate clients.
Evaluation criteria for the annual risk management awards
Date: Feb 27, 2012 | Author: Tiah Wen LiDiscussion paper for the evaluation criteria and benchmarking to determine the progress that financial institutions are making on the key areas of their risk management capabilities. We welcome your feedback.
Improving efficiencies among key challenges and opportunites in enhancing market data management
Date: Sep 08, 2011 | Author: Ajay KotkarAjay Kotkar, CEO Asia Pacific and head of global banking and finance practice, Omnitech, offers guidance on selecting an appropriate data management solution.
Risk analytics race ramps up with $387m sale of Fitch subsidiary Algorithmics
Date: Sep 07, 2011 | Author: Wong Wei HanAcquisition set to boost IBM’s financial risk management portfolio as analytics become an increasingly higher business priority for the financial and investment sectors.