Coutts, a British private bank which during its 321 years of history has served Charles Dickens and Frederic Chopin, plans to boost its workforce in Asia to capture the growing number of millionaires.Monday, 10 June, 2013, 5:09am 1 comment
What goes best with a business suit and a briefcase at this time of year? A toy for a child that may never have received a Christmas present before.30 Dec 2012 - 7:22am
Jeffrey Bernier, managing director - Asia-Pacific, Delta Air Lines19 May 2012 - 12:00am
Successful entrepreneurs and high-net-worth investors generally take tough meetings and strategic decisions in their stride.
Often, though, there is a marked reluctance to do just that when the issues at hand relate to succession planning - passing on wealth, investments and, possibly, control of the business to members of the next generation.7 May 2012 - 12:00am
Chew Soon Gek, head of strategy and economic research Asia-Pacific for private banking, Credit Suisse21 Apr 2012 - 12:00am
Frank Trampert Managing director, Asia-Pacific Wyndham Hotel21 Apr 2012 - 12:00am
James Dubow, managing director and co-head of Asia, Alvarez & Marsal24 Mar 2012 - 12:00am
Philanthropy is in the genes at Coutts, so joining hands with Operation Santa Claus to help the local community was a natural step for the private banking company.
But its ties to the annual fund-raising campaign have expanded, as the company's employees have formed bonds with Operation Santa charities that go beyond the bank's involvement.28 Dec 2011 - 12:00am
Private banks in Hong Kong will have problems this year, but they look like being the kind every organisation wants. Forecasts of a robust economy point to higher levels of personal investment, meaning that one of the biggest challenges will be to recruit enough high-calibre staff to maintain expansion and support new services.22 Jan 2011 - 12:00am
As part of an ambitious plan to double the size of its Asia business within the next three years, RBS Coutts intends to take on an additional 200 employees over the same period.4 Sep 2010 - 12:00am