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  1. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Espirito Santo problems spook global markets

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 01:31am by REUTERS. BLOOMBERG

    ... Agencies Wall Street and euro tumble after Portugal's top bank unveils exposure to troubled parent firm Espirito Santo problems spook global markets US stocks fell yesterday after the health of Portugal's top listed bank was questioned, bringing back to markets the spectre of a weakened Europe. Espirito Santo Financial Group, the largest shareholder in Banco Espirito ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1551523/espirito-santo-problems-spook-global-markets
  2. News - World - BANKING

    Bank of America to pay US$16 billion over flawed security mortgages

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 01:26am by GDN

    ... in the run up to the financial crisis, the largest fine ever levied by US authorities on a single company. "This morning we demonstrate once again that no institution is either too big or too ... The settlement comes as US prosecutors are preparing a civil lawsuit against Angelo Mozilo, co-founder of Countrywide Financial, the largest subprime lender before the financial crisis. Bank of America ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1578802/bank-america-pay-us16-billion-over-flawed-security-mortgages
  3. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Agricultural Bank, BOC to raise up to US$29b worth of preference shares

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 09:41am by Toh Han Shih, DON WEINLAND

    ... financial institutions seek to boost their capital-adequacy ratios before a 2018 deadline to fall in line with a set of international financial guidelines known as Basel III. Industrial ... they can raise core capital," said Sophie Jiang, an analyst at Religare Capital Markets in Hong Kong. "We believe the sector needs to add to its core capital … we'll probably see ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1574123/agricultural-bank-boc-raise-140b-yuan-preference-shares
  4. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    China investment banks making market inroads

    Posted May 26th 2014, 05:06am by Jasper Moiseiwitsch

    ... Jasper Moiseiwitsch jasper.moiseiwitsch@scmp.com Investment banks stealing share from foreign rivals in capital market Mainland houses making inroads In June 2011, Australian mining firm ... bank. Aside from the fact that three large foreign banks were also on the Resourcehouse float- HSBC, RBS and UBS- this thinking seemed odd. Mainland banks have been gaining market share from ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1519508/china-investment-banks-making-market-inroads
  5. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    BOC beefs up in push for larger share of debt market

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 01:22am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg BOC beefs up in push for larger share of debt market Bank of China is hiring traders and sales people as it sets up a high-yield bond trading platform to boost market share ... a deputy general manager for global markets at Bank of China (Hong Kong). Wang said the mainland's fourth-largest lender was seeking to grow as companies stepped up offshore fundraising ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1555493/boc-beefs-push-larger-share-debt-market
  6. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Tencent gets official approval to create private bank in Qianhai

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 01:39am by DON WEINLAND

    ... the private bank operation in Qianhai was key to growing Tencent's mobile financial services. "This will help them introduce new banking products to their mobile platforms ... Markets. "If this works well, we'll see the second batch, but that might not be until next year." Among the companies which are remaining in the queue are e-commerce giant Alibaba ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1559390/tencent-gets-official-approval-create-private-bank-qianhai
  7. Business - Money - BANKING

    China’s Big Four lenders have 1.5tr yuan gap in deposits

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 07:31pm by DON WEINLAND

    ... in deposits in the final month of the quarter leads to a decline in the following month and increased volatility in the interbank market. "Lots of banks are using funds from wealth management ... requirements. Many analysts expect the CBRC to do away with loan-deposit ratios in the next few years. The requirements added volatility to the interbank market at the end of each quarter as banks moved ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/article/1567032/chinas-big-four-lenders-have-15tr-yuan-gap-deposits
  8. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    HSBC blames red tape for 12 per cent drop in profits

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 04:59pm by DON WEINLAND

    ... are unprecedented," Flint said in a statement accompanying the results, published after the Hong Kong market close. "The cumulative workload arising from a regulatory reform programme ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1566246/hsbcs-first-half-results-fall-below-analysts-expectations
  9. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Banks face credit woes as market reform spurs defaults

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 01:14am by KANIS LI

    ... to increase over the next two to three years, he said. The government tended to allow more market-driven corrections in the financial system but big companies such as state-owned enterprises would ... in a market-driven adjustment to the banking industry and sectors plagued with overcapacity problems, credit rating agency Standard & Poor's said. "We expect write-offs [in banks] to accelerate ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1464312/banks-face-credit-woes-market-reform-spurs-defaults
  10. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Citigroup to pay US$7b in settlement on US subprime mortgage fiasco

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 01:36am by AP

    ... debt obligations (CDOs), plunged in value when the housing market collapsed in 2006 and 2007. Those losses triggered a financial crisis that pushed the US economy into the worst recession since ... the US financial crisis. The settlement stems from the sale of securities made up of subprime mortgages, which fuelled both the housing boom and the bust that triggered the Great Recession ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1554353/citigroup-pay-us7b-settlement-us-subprime-mortgage-fiasco

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