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Full participation integral to financial integration in ASEAN
Date: May 08, 2013Proceedings report from the International Banking Conference 2013, held in conjunction with The Asian Banker Summit 2013 on ASEAN financial integration and the transaction banking industry today.
Categories: Basel III, China, Regulation, Risk and Regulation, Rmb, Trade Finance, Transaction Banking
Keywords: Asian Banker Summit 2013, OECD, APN SEPA, FATCA, Dodd-Frank Act, BIS, Shadow Banking, Supply Chain Financing
CBRC issues new wealth management rules to ensure enhanced systemic stability
Date: Apr 03, 2013Launch of CRBC’s fresh regulations to address transparency and accountability of banks’ retail assets as well as a growing shadow banking industry.
Author: Baron Laudermilk
Categories: China, Retail Banking, Wealth Management
Keywords: ICBC, WMP, CBRC, Qian Xiaoyang, Shadow Banking, Private Banking
Asia Pacific banking industry outlook 2013
Date: Feb 19, 2013Regional 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.
Author: Manu Bhaskaran
Categories: Capital & Strategic Issues, China, Indonesia, Japan, Risk and Regulation, Rmb, Thailand
Keywords: BOJ, Federal Reserve, ASEAN, Malaysia, Myanmar, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Shadow Banking, NPL
China attempts to avoid economic hard landing as GDP growth rates continues to contract
Date: Jul 20, 2012Driven by declining manufacturing output and regulators’ reluctance to introduce sufficient stimuli, expectations of an economic hard landing in China continue to gain momentum.
Author: Doron Foo
Categories: Asia Pacific, China, Databook, Japan, Rmb
Keywords: SME, SOE, LGFP, PBoC, CBRC, Wen Jiabao, Shadow Banking, ETF, Brazil