[LONDON] The euro rode out signs of gains for far-right French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen on Monday, inching higher against the US dollar and the yen in trade held in check by the absence...

[SHANGHAI] JPMorgan Chase & Co and BNP Paribas SA said foreign companies will sell more yuan bonds in China this year, after the government started allowing the two banks to underwrite corporate...

[TOKYO] A slide in US bond yields pressured the US dollar against the yen on Monday, while the euro struggled for traction after suffering significant losses at the end of last week on renewed...

[HONG KONG] China's yuan firmed slightly on Monday, supported by corporate sales of US dollars despite a weaker fix by the central bank...

[NAIROBI] The International Monetary Fund is backing Somalia's plans to replace tattered currency notes that were printed before the Horn of Africa nation plunged into civil war almost three...

[SYDNEY] The Australian dollar slipped for a third session on Monday after repeatedly failing to break above key chart resistance at 77 US cents, with focus shifting to a slew of data and central...

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A SOUTH-EAST Asian financial technology (fintech) firm backed by Chinese giant Alibaba and Thai conglomerate CP Group is looking to tap the significantly unbanked market in the region. In doing so,...

DBS plans to hire 100 developers skilled in emerging and disruptive technologies as it looks to cement its position as a leading digital bank.

OCBC Bank's private banking subsidiary, Bank of Singapore, opened a branch in the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) on Sunday. ...

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