DESPITE tighter levels of liquidity and perceptions of gender bias in the pitch process, female entrepreneurs based in Singapore are achieving the same funding success as men, more than in most...

SINGAPORE is unlikely to be hit hard by HSBC's latest layoffs that threaten up to 10,000 workers - or 4 per cent of its 238,000 global headcount - as the Republic is considered among the markets...

[MIAMI] HSBC has embarked on a cost-cutting drive that threatens up to 10,000 jobs, the Financial Times reported on Sunday, citing two people briefed on the matter.

[HONG KONG] HSBC Holdings is sticking with hiring plans for its wealth business in Asia following the surprise exit of two senior executives who pushed for the strategy.

[PARIS] The world's oceans are set to become an increasingly vital resource for helping the planet cope with soaring population growth, but officials are only beginning to craft regulatory...

[GENEVA] HSBC Holdings Plc won its fight against a 33.6 million-euro (S$50.8 million) European Union antitrust fine for rigging a key benchmark in a decision that may give hope to other banks that...

HSBC Private Banking on Tuesday announced the expanded role of Cynthia Lee as regional head of private wealth solutions (PWS) for Asia-Pacific (APAC), based in Hong Kong, as well as the...

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ENVIRONMENTAL, social and governance (ESG) considerations are moving out of a specialised niche into mainstream banking.

UPSTREAM oil and gas firm KrisEnergy will receive three months of court protection from creditors’ legal action, until Nov 14, while it restructures its debt totalling US$476.8 million, the...

[DUBAI] Saudi Aramco is likely to give roles to Citi, Goldman Sachs, HSBC and Samba Financial Bank for its planned initial public offering (IPO), a source familiar with the transaction said on...