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Proceeds from issuance of four- and 10-year bonds to fund ordinary course of business
8 Feb 2023
As the death toll from the series of earthquakes that struck Turkey and Syria on Monday (February 6) continues to rise, a preliminary estimate of the economic loss from the devastating event is more than US$1 billion in Turkey alone.
8 Feb 2023
Insurer MSIG Singapore has partnered with technology solutions provider Fermion to deploy artificial intelligence in fighting motor insurance fraud.
8 Feb 2023
Brunei’s Baiduri Bank has engaged the services of Singapore-headquartered fintech firm finbots.ai to modernize its credit risk management using artificial intelligence.
8 Feb 2023
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) is investing another US$100 million in Southeast Asia Commercial Joint Stock Bank (SeABank) of Vietnam that will enable the bank to give more lower and middle-income families in the country access to housing loans.
8 Feb 2023
J.P. Morgan collaboration alternative to wire transfers results in cheaper, faster transactions
7 Feb 2023
Complex to house South Korea’s first quantum computing R&D hub as demand for service increase
7 Feb 2023
Barbara Voskamp has extensive experience with cross-border investment structuring
7 Feb 2023
European securitization volumes have fallen dramatically in recent years and the market has become a sideshow. Thoughts about how to give it back its mojo, meanwhile, are anything but aligned. But is the narrative starting to shift in favour of regulatory liberalization?
7 Feb 2023
Sustainable finance-related deals emerged as a significant driver of issuers’ and investors’ behaviour. This was evident in several fund raisings that defined the best issuers The Asset board of editors selected for The Asset Triple A Sustainable Capital Markets Awards 2022.
7 Feb 2023
The supportive environment in 2021 that enabled issuers and borrowers to gain easier access to equity and debt capital markets to raise funds has completely disappeared last year. That’s how a senior banker described 2022 as deal volumes across G3 bonds and initial public offerings in Asia, outside of Japan and Australasia, plunged against a backdrop of rising interest rates, higher inflation, volatile commodity prices and elevated geopolitical tensions.
7 Feb 2023
Operating in Taiwan’s highly competitive market, Magi Chen, president and chief executive officer of E.Sun Financial Holdings has steered her organization through a number of challenges from the Covid-19 pandemic to ongoing geopolitical tensions. Under her watch, the bank delivered a solid financial performance in 2021, including a record-high net profit of NT$20.6 billion (US$690 million) and the highest return on equity compared to local peers.
6 Feb 2023
Forced to stay at home by stringent zero-Covid lockdowns, Chinese stashed US$3.9 trillion in bank deposits last year. While many economists are pinning their hopes for a global recovery on a “revenge spending” spree by Chinese consumers, the increase in savings largely reflects economic uncertainty, rather than pent-up demand
6 Feb 2023