THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) is more likely to resolve a failing bank by getting equity holders to pay the price than by forcing creditors to accept haircuts, Moody's Investors...

[WASHINGTON] In one of the world's most digitally advanced corners, consumer groups are now demanding much better data protections against the financial industry...

AUSTRALIAN lender Westpac has appointed a new Asia-Pacific general manager who will be based in Singapore.

BANKS might soon be the next taxis. Grab's new fintech platform Grab Financial - which it launched on Tuesday - will impact and may one day disrupt the banking sector much like its ridehailing...

[LONDON] Banks and insurers lined up to back the British government's demand that a future trade deal with the European Union must include financial services, putting them on a collision course...

JAPAN'S financial supervisor is laying the groundwork for a regulatory overhaul that could lead to a shake-up in the nation's US$10 trillion banking industry. ...

[LONDON] Europe's financial technology startups are on hiring mode, fighting each other - and the incumbents - in what one executive described as a "war for talent". Payments company...

[SHANGHAI] For years, a branch of a mid-sized Chinese bank outshone rivals by reporting zero bad loans at a time others were struggling with rising soured debt.

RISING interest rates and healthy loan growth should boost local bank profits this year, even as concerns linger about their exposure to the troubled oil and gas sector, analysts said.

[NEW YORK] A provision in the new tax law, intended to prevent American companies from shifting profits abroad to benefit from a lower overseas rate, might also hit the largest foreign banks with...