Radio Finance
In this RadioFinance session, we will discuss the 2022 forecast on the banking industry of the Asia Pacific region, the dominant trends and challenges…
     
Radio Finance
In this RadioFinance session, Eric Anziani, chief operating officer of Crypto.com, and Anson Zeall, founding chairman of IDAXA and Access Singapore, will…
     
Sibos Round Up
In line with this year’s Sibos theme, ‘Recharging Global Finance’, Tan Su Shan, group head of institutional banking at DBS, discusses DBS’ digital transformation…
     
Current Account
DBS experienced outages to its online banking services from 23 to 24 November, the second extensive disruption to its digital services in over a decade…
     
Radio Finance
Bernhard Kauer, founder and CEO of Puzzle2Pay, talked about the challenges faced by companies that want to enter the micropayments sector, the use of technology…
     
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The pandemic has changed the way people think and feel about their finances. Here are the emerging consumer tribes that banks in Asia Pacific need to know…
     
Radio Finance
J. Chirstopher Giancarlo, former Commodity Futures Trading Commission chairman and author of “CrypotoDad: The Fight for the Future of Money”, speaks to…
     
Interview
J. Chirstopher Giancarlo, former Commodity Futures Trading Commission chairman and author of “CrypotoDad: The Fight for the Future of Money”, speaks to…
     
AB500
Al Rajhi Bank and National Bank of Egypt have emerged as the strongest bank in the Middle East and Africa respectively. Across the region, the average…
     
Research Note
New digital financial infrastructure, new regional free trade agreements, and decisive leadership in the emerging sustainability and green agenda bode…
     
Speech
Ravi Menon, managing director of the Monetary Authority of Singapore speaks during the Singapore FinTech Festival 2021 on the future of money, finance…
     
Opinions
Several high-profile attacks in the last year have highlighted the risk of cyberattacks on third-party vendors to financial firms, their customers and…
     
Interview
In this Leadership Perspective Series, Nguyen Duc Thach Diem, CEO at Sacombank, discussed how digital transformation creates a resilient organisation and…
     
Radio Finance
Fortinet Secure FSI Summit 2021
Virtual Conference
     
Interview
Isabella Weber, author of “How China Escaped Shock Therapy”, discusses China’s journey to a market economy. She explains the dual price mechanism and discusses…
     
Research Note
With 41% of China's $45 trillion in banking assets and 27% of its $30 trillion in loans exposed to the property market, authorities are likely to initiate…
     
Radio Finance
Isabella Weber, author of “How China Escaped Shock Therapy”, discusses China’s journey to a market economy. She explains the dual price mechanism and discusses…
     
Current Account
Alibaba and JD.com continue to set new sales records during the Double 11 shopping event, although growth decelerated amid China’s slowing economy and…
     
AB500
The top ten remained largely unchanged in the ranking of the largest banks in Asia Pacific, while HSBC slipped two places to rank 13th due to the stronger…
     
News Analysis
Techcombank partnered with cloud computing platform Amazon Web Services to enhance the bank’s cloud capabilities and to promote cloud adoption in Vietnam…
     
Sibos Round Up
David Becker, managing director Asia at Temenos, shared his perspectives on the emerging key technology trends, how banks need to focus on building their…
     
Interview
In this conversation, David Moser, author of “A Billion Voices: China’s search for a common language”, talked about the political and cultural backdrop…
     
Radio Finance
Payments Summit APAC 2021 Powering and securing the future of payments
     
AB500
Saudi Arabia-based Al Rajhi Bank retained its position as the largest and strongest Islamic bank in the world, with total assets amounting to $125 billion…
     
AB500
The financial performance of the Hong Kong and Singapore banking sectors remained relatively strong. The COVID-related relief measures eased the short-term…
     
Interview
Top policy advisor, Huang Yiping explains the history and direction of China’s economic policies.
     
Research Note
Global mobile phone users are projected to reach 4.8 billion by 2025, compared with 2.8 billion users in 2020. Businesses are tapping into this vast market…
     
Speeches and Presentations
This is a presentation given by TAB chairman Emmanuel Daniel in a workshop on developing future digital banking strategies at the MPC Digital Commerce…
     
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Military Commercial Joint Stock Bank (MBBank) has been named among the Best Companies to Work for in Asia 2021 by HR Asia, Asia’s leading HR magazine,…
     
Interview
In this Leadership Perspective series, Yasushi Itagaki, president director at Bank Danamon Indonesia, discussed the digital transformation and synergy…
     
Awards Ceremonies
E.SUN Bank, CTBC Bank, HSBC (Taiwan), Taipei Fubon Bank and Bank SinoPac won at The Asian Banker Taiwan Awards programme. 71 shortlisted applications were…
     
Research Note
Fraud continues to be a key concern of financial institutions (FIs). The increasing cases of fraud underscore the need to focus on processes and technologies…
     
Interview
Abdy D. Salimin, chief information officer and director of technology and operations, PermataBank, highlighted the opportunities in digital transformation,…
     
Datafiles
China is cracking down on big techs’ monopoly in financial data to curb abuses of power and protect consumers’ privacy, according to the country’s banking…
     
Research Note
As the trade finance industry collectively progresses to address challenges around digital fragmentation and isolation, adoption of standard solutions…
     
Research Note
A recent study by TABInsights and FICO of digital banking customers revealed how increased customisation and timely processing can contribute to more sustained…
     
Radio Finance
Senior executives in data management, technology and risk management from leading banks in Southeast Asia shared their perspectives on challenges and how…
     
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Military Joint Stock Commercial Bank (MB) was honoured with two prestigious awards, namely Best FX Bank in Vietnam and Best Financial Derivatives Provider…
     
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Accelerating digital transformation and improving technology infrastructure capacity are key to MB Group’s strategic goals for the new period.
     
Interview
Romain Nouzareth, CEO and chairman of CCU.ai, a Quebec-based cryptocurrency miner, discussed its recent listing on the Toronto's TSX Venture Exchange and…
     
Datafiles
In the recently released Global Fintech Hub Report 2021, Beijing was named the best fintech hub, followed by San Francisco, New York, Shanghai, Shenzhen,…
     
Radio Finance
Senior executives in the financial services industry discussed how the rapidly changing digital ecosystem has necessitated players to design solutions…
     
Research Note
Commercial banks such as DBS Bank and traditional exchanges such as the Singapore Exchange have one thing in common: they are setting up and adding digital…
     
Co-published
Amid escalated credit, operational, and market risk challenges, there is an impetus to actively manage intraday liquidity through the use of advanced technologies
     
Research Note
While new digital banks in Asia Pacific harbour lofty ambitions to reduce customer pain points with unique business models, differentiated services, as…
     
Speeches and Presentations
Emmanuel Daniel, chairman and founder of The Asian Banker and Wealth and Society, discussed what financial services industry and institutions will have…
     
Research Note
Cross-border payments are affected by high costs and inefficiencies, and burdened by compliance requirements. Partior presents an alternative infrastructure…
     
Current Account
The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a shortage of semiconductors globally, accelerated by the increase in remote working and schooling arrangements, remote…
     
Co-published
Wang Yanrong, general manager of private banking at China Merchants Bank, discussed the bank’s key initiatives and business performance in 2020 as well…
     
Co-published
CCB president, Wang Jiang, attributed the strong results to the bank's digital financial inclusion, fintech and green finance initiatives.