[SHANGHAI] China has issued Deutsche Bank and BNP Paribas "type A" licences which allows them to act as a lead underwriter for corporate debt issued by non-financial institutions, said an industry...

SPOTLIGHT

TO SAY 2019 has been tough is stating the obvious. Still, private bankers say one should not overstate the challenges. Clients who are entrepreneurs remain upbeat about their businesses; investors...

IN OUR recent mid-year outlook event held in Singapore in early July, our clients raised and voted on the questions that interested them most. Two popular questions asked were how they could get...

FRANCE'S BNP Paribas on Friday said it will no longer finance US private prison operators, the first foreign bank to distance itself from a sector shunned by domestic peers amid controversy over...

[NEW YORK] France's BNP Paribas on Friday said it will no longer finance US private prison operators, the first foreign bank to distance itself from a sector shunned by domestic peers amid...

HYFLUX SAGA

HYFLUX and three of its subsidiaries have applied to the Singapore High Court for an additional three-month reprieve from its creditors while it works on another plan to avoid liquidation, it...

HYFLUX and three of its subsidiaries have applied to the Singapore High Court for an additional three-month reprieve from its creditors as it works on another plan to avoid liquidation, it...

ASSET managers and owners in Asia are committing more funds to sustainable investments as long-term returns on such investments improve, according to BNP Paribas.

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IT was tough last year but the private bank industry continued to grow with some performing above expectations and posting double digit revenue growth. The Business Times asked private bankers how...

THE year 2018 kicked off with a bang on expectations that synchronised growth experienced in 2017 would continue. However, concerns over global growth grew and investors shifted to profit taking...