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  1. 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
  2. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    China's nervous savers show need for deposit insurance

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 01:13am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Singapore Mainland government expected to complete law on protection soon, after recent bank run Nervous savers show need for deposit insurance This week's run on a small ... deposits now with the noise of recent bank runs and corporate defaults," said Mike Murphy, managing director and restructuring specialist at Alix Partners. Onshore market players now expect ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1459895/chinas-nervous-savers-show-need-deposit-insurance
  3. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    European Central Bank cuts interest rates to record low

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 11:56pm by Reuters

    ... the ECB cut its main refinancing rate to 0.05 per cent from 0.15 per cent and drove the overnight deposit rate deeper into negative territory, now charging banks 0.2 per cent to park funds ... Reuters in Frankfurt Scheme announced to push €500 billion into flagging euro-zone economy European bank cuts interest rates to record low The European Central Bank cut interest rates ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1585437/european-central-bank-cuts-interest-rates-record-low
  4. Raise deposit protection to HK$500,000, board says

    Posted Apr 28th 2009, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu and Maria Chan A government agency has proposed lifting the ceiling on Hong Kong's bank deposit protection to HK$500,000. As reported by the South China Morning Post last ... that is cost-effective, provides protection for depositors and prevents moral hazard in banking,'' Mr Li said. The deposit insurance scheme, launched in 2006 and funded by the banks, offered up ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/678387/raise-deposit-protection-hk500000-board-says
  5. 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
  6. Business - Banking & Finance

    Fed pushing for biggest US banks to shrink

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 09:21am by Associated Press

    ... the financial crisis. Last month, in an action viewed as signalling toughness, the Fed and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp told the 11 biggest US banks that their plans for unwinding their operations ... Associated Press in Washington The Federal Reserve is pushing the biggest US banks to shrink so that they are less of a risk to the financial system. In testimony at a Senate hearing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1589184/fed-pushing-biggest-us-banks-shrink
  7. Business - Banking & Finance - INVESTMENT

    Banks fight back against online investment products

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 03:25pm by Reuters

    ... bricks-and-mortar banks are launching a counterattack against the assault on their business from Alibaba and other internet heavyweights, in an attempt to staunch the outflow of bank deposits ... the customer deposits held by the five smallest listed Chinese banks. Similar online products from Baidu and Tencent contributed to a fall of 1 trillion yuan in traditional bank deposits last month. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1434068/banks-fight-back-against-online-investment-products
  8. Two women sue bank over minibond losses

    Posted Jan 11th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui A 69-year-old woman and her daughter-in-law are seeking a full refund and damages from the Bank of China (Hong Kong) over their losses in Lehman Brothers minibonds. Chin Yee-ching, a retired woman living in Malaysia, and her daughter-in-law Chan Lai-mei, who lives in Po Shan Road, filed a writ in the High Court against Bank of China (Hong Kong) on Friday. The bank ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/666602/two-women-sue-bank-over-minibond-losses
  9. 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
  10. 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

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