• Tuesday
  • September 2, 2014
  • Last updated: 11:27pm
Hong Kong

Humidity 

UV 

Pollution 

Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 7108 for bank deposits

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    It's risk-off again as troika plays with fire in Cyprus

    Posted Mar 19th 2013, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    .... Alternatively, the authorities might hold deposit rates down, keeping the spread between deposit and lending rates artificially wide in order to recapitalise the banks at depositors' expense; ... As a result, savers in Greece, Spain, Portugal and Ireland will naturally be prompted to reassess the security of their bank deposits. To be on the safe side, many are likely to decide to shift ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1194011/its-risk-again-troika-plays-fire-cyprus
  2. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Beware of bankers under the influence of bonuses

    Posted Jan 10th 2013, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... to this question, here is another: Why haven't you come to the same conclusion about your bank? At one time you yourself were the safeguard of your deposits. You didn't put money ... and you might not know what banks you could trust. They therefore came up with the concept of deposit insurance. If your bank fails your deposits will be safe. The insurance will cover what ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1124112/beware-bankers-under-influence-bonuses
  3. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    China's rural bank struggles to attract deposits

    Posted Nov 25th 2013, 03:52am by JANE CAI

    ... Jane Cai in Qichun, Hubei xuejun.cai@scmp.com BOC Fullerton cites lack of working-age people in county, but urbanisation may lift hopes Mainland rural bank struggles to attract deposits ... the lender was one of 1,000 rural bank outlets across the country set up since 2007 in response to Beijing's call to serve farmers and rural areas. A lack of deposits is a problem shared by many ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1364846/chinas-rural-bank-struggles-attract-deposits
  4. Business - Banking & Finance - EARNINGS

    Competition for deposits to weigh on BOCHK

    Posted Aug 30th 2013, 12:00am by KANIS LI

    ... Kanis Li kanis.li@scmp.com Profit rises marginally at the bank amid intense competition from smaller lenders who offer higher interest rates on deposits Scramble for deposits set to weigh on BOCHK Intensified competition for deposits is likely to cast a cloud over returns on lending at BOC Hong Kong (Holdings) - BOCHK - for the rest of the year, the bank's chief executive said ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1300514/competition-deposits-weigh-bank-china-hong-kong
  5. Business - Banking & Finance

    Australia plan to tax bank deposits

    Posted Aug 02nd 2013, 01:21pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Australia plans to slap a levy on bank deposits to help boost its coffers with the money raised used to protect savings against a bank collapse, sparking criticism on Friday from the industry. It was widely reported that a 0.05 per cent tax on deposits up to A$250,000 (HK$1.74 million) will be collected from 2016, raising a forecast A$733 million ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1293811/australia-plan-tax-bank-deposits
  6. News - Hong Kong - SECURITY

    Safety deposit box shortage at Hong Kong banks sees rise in home safe sales

    Posted Jul 21st 2013, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... deposit boxes due to a severe shortage at banks, but police say that is not the best idea. Along with a spate of brazen daylight robberies, retailers say more people are buying safes to protect ... deposit facility." For months, a number of major banks have stopped taking applications for the boxes. There are more than 100 people on some waiting lists and a vacancy may not arise ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1287259/safety-deposit-box-shortage-hong-kong-banks-sees-rise-home-safe-sales
  7. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    China to set up deposit insurance to protect savings in banks as risks rise

    Posted Jun 24th 2013, 12:00am by JANE CAI

    ... of the world's second-largest economy. Under a deposit insurance system- already in place in more than 100 countries- commercial banks are required to deposit a portion of their funds into a deposit ... and to protect more than 99 per cent of deposit accounts. Outstanding deposits in banks on the mainland reached 102 trillion yuan at the end of last month, according to the central bank. In the early ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1267552/china-set-deposit-insurance-protect-savings-banks-risks
  8. Business - Banking & Finance

    EU draft bank rescue law would not shield big deposits

    Posted May 21st 2013, 11:10am by Reuters

    ... to save the country from bankruptcy. Under the EU proposal, a bank would dip into large deposits of over 100,000 euros once it had exhausted other avenues such as shareholders and bondholders. ... a press release from the committee said after the vote. Some countries have also mooted the idea of using banksdeposit guarantee schemes. But lawmakers voted against this because it could hurt ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1242624/eu-draft-bank-rescue-law-would-not-shield-big-deposits
  9. Business - Banking & Finance

    ICBC eyes growth in Hong Kong retail deposits

    Posted Oct 15th 2013, 12:00am by KANIS LI

    ... Kanis Li kanis.li@scmp.com ICBC eyes growth in HK retail deposits ICBC Asia, the second-largest mainland bank subsidiary in Hong Kong, is looking to boost new deposits as the first step to competing with the city's more established retail rivals. Flora Leung Chui-yee, the head of the personal banking department at the bank, said she expected retail deposits to grow by more than ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1331845/icbc-eyes-growth-hong-kong-retail-deposits
  10. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Rates climb as lenders scramble for deposits

    Posted Nov 04th 2013, 05:49am by KANIS LI

    ... are on the march in the city, especially among smaller lenders, as banks bid to attract more deposits before they finalise their financial statements for the year. Interest rates on Hong Kong time deposits ... at about 0.38 per cent. "Many of the small and medium-sized banks can offer as high as 1.25 per cent to the deposits that bridge to the year-end, if you are taking several millions of new ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1346785/rates-climb-lenders-scramble-deposits

Pages

Login

SCMP.com Account

or