STANDARD Chartered plc (StanChart) said it has almost completed costly technology upgrades required to cope with stricter banking regulations worldwide, freeing it up to focus more on revenue-...

[KUALA LUMPUR] The surge in Malaysian small caps over the last few months may be reason enough to avoid buying many of them now.

[LONDON] Deutsche Bank AG is in exclusive talks to move its UK headquarters to a building being constructed at 21 Moorfields in the City of London financial district.

[ZURICH] Credit Suisse Chief Executive Tidjane Thiam received 11.9 million Swiss francs (S$16.728 million) in 2016, Switzerland's second-biggest bank disclosed in its annual report on Friday...

[SYDNEY] The Australian and New Zealand dollars skidded to one-week lows on Friday as investors fretted about the outlook for US fiscal stimulus as President Donald Trump struggled to get his...

[HONG KONG] China's yuan weakened against the US dollar on Friday as the global US dollar index rose overnight, but the Chinese currency is set to end stronger for the week...

IN a move aimed at attracting more global funds to set up their legal entities here, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) on Thursday proposed introducing a corporate structure for investments.

PM LEE IN VIETNAM

UNITED Overseas Bank (UOB) is on track to become the first Singapore bank to set up a network of branches in Vietnam.

SINGAPORE is keen to develop a green bond market that is globally valued at about US$200 billion, and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) will offer a grant to bond issuers to cover expenses,...

CURRENCIES

THE US dollar held under US$1.08 per euro for a second day on Thursday ahead of a vote on Republican healthcare plans seen as a litmus test of President Donald Trump's ability to legislate in...