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  1. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Chinese and Japanese banks lead surge in Australian loans

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 01:04am by BLOOM

    ... of non-performing to total loans was 1.2 per cent in December 2013, down from a peak of 1.9 per cent in the middle of 2010. Loans to non-financial corporations by Australia's four largest domestic ...

  2. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    International Monetary Fund warns Hong Kong over mainland exposure

    Posted May 24th 2014, 01:52am by Jeanny Yu

    ... in banks' balance sheets. The exposure of Hong Kong's banks to mainland companies has soared since the middle of last year, when a tightening of onshore liquidity saw many mainland firms ...

  3. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Concerns over a collapse in China’s underground banking sector resurface

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 10:07am by DANIEL REN IN SHANGHAI

    ... said Sun Haixia, a middle-aged depositor. "It's nothing unusual that we people cast doubts on the banks following the collapse of the underground banks." Dozens of loan sharks ...

  4. News - China Insider - BANKING

    ChinaLeaks: Exposé on Chinese elite’s offshore accounts comes at sensitive time

    Posted Jan 22nd 2014, 07:26am by Patrick Boehler

    ... system... the middle class, the working class and the nation’s poor suffer Clark Gascoigne, think tank spokesperson It also includes names of officials who have been implicated in the ongoing graft ... the world’s shadow financial system to shelter and multiply their illicit wealth, the middle class, the working class and the nation’s poor suffer,” he said, pointing to the government’s inability ...

  5. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    One misstep cost Barclays fees from Alibaba's IPO

    Posted Mar 22nd 2014, 01:30am by BLOOM

    ... in the middle of the struggle over Sprint, and asked that Ma kept Barclays off an US$8 billion loan that Alibaba was seeking, one source said. Aware of Son's anger, Barclays turned its attention ...

  6. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Rural mini-bank run highlights perils of deregulation in China

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 04:01pm by Reuters

    ... was to allow farmers who knew one another to co-operate on financing as well as work together on production. By the middle of last year, 137 such co-ops had been established in Yancheng, ...

  7. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Standard Chartered net profit declines 17pc

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 06:51pm by KANIS LI

    ... with chief executive Peter Sands' bonus down 21 per cent. The decline came after 10 consecutive years of growth in revenue and profit, with 90 per cent of its profit earned from Asia, the Middle ...

  8. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Time for PBOC to switch to policy rate system, Yam says

    Posted Feb 17th 2014, 05:38pm by KANIS LI

    ... The PBOC has been under steady criticism since the middle of last year for failing to provide banks with clear enough signals of its intentions regarding money supply and its concerns about ...

  9. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    ABN Amro plans big Asia push

    Posted Sep 24th 2012, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... as ABN Amro's international private banking business. "We could not neglect Asia. The region's huge population and rising middle class make it the world's fastest-growing ... but since the middle of 2009 Beijing has gradually relaxed its controls over the yuan to allow companies and individuals to use the currency to settle trade and to invest in global markets. "In ...

  10. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Goldman bullish on talent pool

    Posted Jun 01st 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... final-year students going to work on Wall Street increased to 15 per cent this year from 9 per cent last year, according to an annual survey of 780 students, almost half the graduating class. Even with the increase, the figure is still down from before the global credit crisis when, in 2007, 47 per cent of the graduating class said it was taking jobs in finance, the Harvard Crimson reported on May 28. ...




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