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DBS and Sea: Two ends of a barbell?

SINGAPORE (July 9): On May 21, the market value of New York-listed consumer Internet company and aspiring digital bank Sea overtook that of traditional bank DBS Group Holdings, which has been calli

Broker's Calls

Expect attractive yields from banks, as they enter crisis in ‘position of strength’: UOB Kay Hian

SINGAPORE (Jul 8): UOB Kay Hian is maintaining “overweight” on Singapore’s banking sector after reviewing the city state’s three banks, citing their intention to maintain their common equ

Broker's Calls

CGS-CIMB remains neutral on banks following May's modest loan growth

SINGAPORE (July 1): CGS-CIMB Securities is maintaining its “neutral” or “hold” call on all three Singapore banks.

Banking & finance

Singapore's bank lending continues decline as business and consumer loans take a hit from 'circuit breaker' measures

SINGAPORE (June 30): Bank lending in Singapore fell for the third consecutive month in May as both consumer and business loans took a hit from the “circuit breaker” measures restricting t

Broker's Calls

DBS’s commitment to sustainability and risk management impresses Maybank Kim Eng

SINGAPORE (June 25): Maybank Kim Eng’s Thilan Wickramasinghe has maintained his “buy” call on DBS on grounds of its effective management of environmental, social and governance (ESG) risks.

Fintech

Wirecard says cash missing, share price tumbles 46% by noon

SIINGAPORE (June 18): On June 18, Wirecard AG announced that its auditor EY said the audit certificate for the annual financial statements for the past fiscal year 2019 requires additional audits.

Banking & finance

Singapore's bank lending edges down in April following drop in credit card loans

SINGAPORE (May 29): Bank lending in Singapore fell for the second consecutive month in April, with consumer loans falling sharper than business loans amid disruptions from the “circuit br

Singapore economy

Maybank Kim Eng focuses on economy's 'building blocks' amid Covid-19 uncertainty

SINGAPORE (May 22): Economists were quick to compare the current economic woes to the 1997 Asian Financial Crisis (AFC) and the 2008-2009 Global Financial Crisis (GFC) But Thilan Wickramasinghe, he

Robo-advisers 101: What they are, and how to find one that suits your needs

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Robo-advisers 101: What they are, and how to find one that suits your needs

SINGAPORE (May 21): Since the introduction of digital advisers or robo-advisers (short for robot advisers), there have been more avenues for small-time or beginner investors to invest their money i

MAS launches new facility to lower cost of loans to SMEs under the ESG Loan Schemes

Startups • Entrepreneurs • Digital economy

MAS launches new facility to lower cost of loans to SMEs under the ESG Loan Schemes

SINGAPORE (Apr 20): The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has launched the MAS SGD Facility for ESG Loans with Enterprise Singapore (ESG).

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