COMMENTARY

AMONG the many theories being advanced to explain a shortage of currency in parts of India, a rotten-to-the-core banking system is the one hypothesis nobody wants to talk about.

OPINION

WHEN it comes to personal finance, customer trust is driven by expert relationships, not platform transactions. With multiple technology players crossing over into the financial services industry of...

[LONDON] The prospect of quitting the EU has hurt sentiment in Britain's finance industry for longer than the global financial crisis that plunged economies into recession and destroyed some of...

[BEIJING] China is merging its banking and insurance regulators and creating a slew of ministries including a new agricultural and rural affairs ministry as part of the biggest government shake-up in...

[SYDNEY] Australia's banking regulator is considering removing a previously set cap on investor credit that was designed to stop a debt-fuelled bubble in the country's housing market...

[BRUSSELS] Big euro-area lenders face a choice; clean up the complicated corporate structures that make them difficult to wind down in a crisis, or watch Elke Koenig do it for them.

[COPENHAGEN] The chief executive officer of Nordea Bank AB says his industry needs to rethink pretty much everything it's doing to brace for the future. And that includes how much it's...

A NEW Professional Conversion Programme (PCP) rolled out at United Overseas Bank (UOB) is a good signal that the financial services sector is serious about upgrading staff skills in the face of...

A NEW Professional Conversion Programme rolled out at United Overseas Bank (UOB) on Monday is a good signal that the financial services sector is serious about upgrading staff skills in the face of...

SINGAPORE and Abu Dhabi are joining hands to strengthen the supervision of cross-border operations of banking institutions, regulators from both countries said on Thursday.