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  1. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    DBS to expand Hong Kong loan book through China trades

    Posted Mar 13th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... but in FX, in money markets, in debt." Hang Seng Bank said last week that loan growth may be stable this year as the city imposes mortgage restrictions to cool housing prices. The bank, ... Bloomberg DBS to expand HK loans through mainland trade DBS Group, Southeast Asia's largest bank, plans to expand its Hong Kong loan book by about 10 per cent this year, mainly ...

  2. Business - Companies - LENDING

    Hitachi Capital lures homebuyers with offer of 95 per cent loans

    Posted Apr 17th 2013, 12:00am by Sandy Li, KANIS LI

    ... Sandy Li and Kanis Li Homebuyers lured with offer of 95 per cent loans Money lender Hitachi Capital (HK) is teaming up with mortgage broker mReferral to offer home loans of up to 95 per cent of the price of a flat, with the loan capped at HK$5 million. The move comes after the Hong Kong Mortgage Corp's decision in February to tighten eligibility for payment protection ...

  3. Business - Banking & Finance

    More Chinese banks stop mortgage loans as quotas run out

    Posted Nov 27th 2013, 03:32am by Langi Chiang

    ... in mainland banks stopping home mortgages More mainland banks have stopped extending mortgage loans as their annual lending quotas run out and a rising number of cities tighten curbs on housing prices. A survey of 500 banks in 32 cities by Rong360, a private search engine for financial products, showed that around 17 per cent of mainland banks had stopped extending mortgage loans ...

  4. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Hang Seng expects drop in new mortgage loans

    Posted Apr 19th 2013, 12:00am by KANIS LI

    ... at the bank had jumped 300 per cent from last week, before the metal's price slumped, he said. Hang Seng expects drop in new mortgage loans ... New mortgage lending is likely to drop this year as a result of government measures to cool the property market, a senior banker at Hang Seng Bank said. Nixon Chan Lik-sang, the head ...

  5. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Fed may keep buying mortgage bonds to curb interest rates for home loans

    Posted Jul 17th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Atlanta US economic-policy makers are in no rush to stop buying mortgage bonds, as purchases help keep a lid on interest rates for home loans Fed treads carefully in housing ... housing recovery. That means the Fed may concentrate first on trimming purchases of Treasuries, while continuing to buy mortgage bonds to keep a lid on interest rates for home loans. "There ...

  6. Business - Banking & Finance - FUNDRAISING

    IPO by pawnshop chain designed to grow mortgage loans

    Posted Feb 28th 2013, 12:00am by Ray Chan

    ... into mortgage loans. The company started its mortgage business in 2009, with mortgage loans surging to HK$67 million in November last year from HK$4 million in February 2010. It has 80 mortgage loan ... and even flats or commercial properties. It charges interest rates of as much as 41.5 per cent per year on pawn loans and 15 per cent on mortgage loans. The company, which was established since ...

  7. Business - Banking & Finance - BANKING

    Hong Kong banks to undergo mortgage loan checks

    Posted Mar 20th 2013, 12:00am by KANIS LI

    ... loan check Banks may face a higher capital requirement as the city's de facto central bank will step up its review of their capital adequacy levels. Starting with their mortgage ... to review mortgage books and the authority would discuss with individual banks to decide which part of their loan portfolios would be reviewed next. The authority has ordered eight banks to raise ...

  8. Business - Banking & Finance

    Lenders shift focus amid muted mortgage market

    Posted Dec 09th 2013, 04:50am by KANIS LI

    ... according to their interim reports. Bankers predict very slow mortgage business growth in the second half. Outstanding mortgage loan portfolios run off at a rate of 5 to 6 per cent a year, according ... months of this year. As it is hard to grow the mortgage book in a depressed property market, some banks are forced to find other ways to provide loans. "Banks will focus on commercial ...

  9. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    US mortgage giants offer incentive to walk away from home loan debt woes

    Posted Jan 30th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... up payments as their homes lost value erase their debts by giving up the properties, helping Americans escape underwater loans while adding to losses at the mortgage giants bailed out with US$190 billion of taxpayer money. In Hong Kong, underwater loans are known as negative equity when homes are worth less than the mortgages on them. Non-delinquent borrowers with illness, job ...

  10. Business - Banking & Finance - FINANCIAL CRISIS

    JPMorgan admits overstating mortgage quality

    Posted Nov 20th 2013, 10:01am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Washington and New York Biggest US bank admits routinely overstating quality of mortgages it sold investors; many of the loans went bad JPMorgan admits overstating mortgage ... General Eric Holder At issue in Tuesday’s settlement was the long chain of parties between the original mortgage lender and the ultimate investor in the loan. Often smaller lenders would make ...




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