Banking & finance

HSBC considers moving top executives to Asia as it bets its future in the region

The bank is mulling moving London-based Greg Guyett and Georges Elhedery, the co-heads of its investment bank, to Asia.

Company in the news

Hin Leong's OK Lim denies HSBC's forgery claim

An HSBC spokesman declined to comment.
Banks expand digital solutions for businesses and consumers - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Banking & finance

Banks expand digital solutions for businesses and consumers

Banks have now rolled out more digital solutions for both businesses and consumers.


Asean coordination essential for economic recovery

As the world becomes more protectionist and inward-looking, ASEAN should come together economically and work towards digital integration and sustainability.

Hong Kong national security law

Pompeo blasts HSBC for 'corporate kowtows' over Hong Kong

US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo criticized HSBC Holdings Plc for backing China’s move to impose national security legislation in Hong Kong, underscoring the increasing political pressures on multinationals dependent on the former British colony.

Hong Kong national security law

Aviva Investors' Chief Investment Officer rebukes HSBC, Standard Chartered on backing Hong Kong security laws

One of the largest shareholders in HSBC Holdings Plc and Standard Chartered Plc said it’s uncomfortable about their decision to back China’s sweeping security rules planned for Hong Kong.

Debt and defaults

Debt danger lurks in Covid-19 shadow

More companies in danger of default given higher leverage, weaker balance sheets and greater risk of liquidity crunch amid the pandemic

Oil & Gas

Police raid oil trader ZenRock's office after HSBC allegations

The turmoil engulfing Singapore’s oil trading community deepened on Friday as the country’s police force raided the office of ZenRock Commodities Trading following allegations made by HSBC Holdings.

Oil & Gas

HSBC files application to put oil trader Zenrock Commodities under judicial management

HSBC Holdings PLC took steps to oust its management as Europe’s biggest bank seeks to limit potential credit losses from the sector following the collapse of Hin Leong Trading (Pte) Ltd.

Banking & finance

Are banks the dinosaurs of the digital age?

(Jan 31): It is a common narrative in some circles: established banks are dinosaurs about to be disrupted. This story seems intuitive because it echoes the disruption we have seen in other industries, from the way that new players moved shopping online in