BT OUTLOOK 2018

THREE years ago, McKinsey took the view that while fintechs would hurt the margins of global banks, banks would be able to stand their ground in holding on to customers.

HOCK LOCK SIEW

DESPITE a series of warnings from the government on the risks of excessive exuberance in the property market, it remains to be seen whether market participants will pay heed and exercise prudence -...

HOCK LOCK SIEW

TO extrapolate how far banks and other financial institutions could go with Big Data, one senior DBS executive once illustrated it to this reporter this way: If data analytics predicted that bankers...

SINGAPORE'S alternative investment fund industry continues to evolve and grow amid on-going regulatory change, constructive government support and increased allocations from sophisticated local...

THE central bank has joined National Development Minister Lawrence Wong in firing a shot across the bow to developers, homebuyers and lenders, warning about the risks of "excessive exuberance...

THE proportion of leveraged borrowers has fallen following the latest rules to rein in credit card debt, the latest Financial Stability Review report released on Thursday showed.

COMMENTARY

NEARLY two years have passed since the "one share, one vote" restriction in Singapore's Companies Act was removed to pave the way for dual-class shares in Singapore listed companies...

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) sounded a note of caution on the property market on Thursday, saying that recent market developments such as the en-bloc rage and rising land prices could...

SINGAPORE banks that do not fend against fintech disruption could stand to lose more than 5 per cent of their operating income, a study by the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) showed on Thursday.

BT EXCLUSIVE

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) is seeking intel from the financial industry on potential ethical pitfalls in the use of artificial intelligence (AI) and data analytics - with such...