[SINGAPORE] London-based Nithia Capital Resources Advisors is seeking to acquire troubled Singapore commodity trader Agritrade International (AIPL) and its shares in its Hong Kong-listed...

EFFORTS to digitalise trade finance are taking shape amid renewed questions over fraud in trade finance, with DBS Bank and blockchain trade-finance network Contour sewing up the network's first...

EFFORTS to digitalise trade finance are taking shape amid renewed questions over fraud in trade finance, with DBS and blockchain trade-finance network Contour sewing up the network's first digital...

[SINGAPORE] Winson Oil Trading has started legal proceedings against Standard Chartered Bank (Singapore) to claim at least US$30.4 million in payment for a diesel cargo it sold to Hin Leong...

THE spectacular collapse of Singapore oil trader Hin Leong Trading has sparked another legal skirmish between one of its banks and a trading rival.

[SINGAPORE] The spectacular collapse of Singapore oil trader Hin Leong Trading has sparked another legal skirmish between one of its banks and a trading rival.

DBS Bank has joined Contour's network, which is built on R3's Corda and digitalises global trade processes such as the creation, exchange, approval and issuance of letters of credit (LCs).

[SINGAPORE] Bankers are increasingly reluctant to give commodity traders in Asia the credit they need to survive as the lenders grow ever more fearful about the risk of a catastrophic default.

SUPPORT will be provided so businesses will be able to continue to access credit amid the coronavirus pandemic, Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat said in Parliament on...

TWO Singapore banks have ramped up efforts to boost efficiency in trade finance, an old trillion-dollar industry that until recently had been predominantly based on paper documents.