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RHB strategy for 2017

Rising interest rates: Boon or bane for Singapore banks?

SINGAPORE (Jan 3): Singapore banks are expected to benefit from the increase in interest rates along with the Fed’s rate hike in December.

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The NPL nightmare might finally be over for banks

SINGAPORE (Nov 3): UOB Kay Hian is maintaining its “overweight” recommendation on the Singapore banking sector after the three local lenders posted healthy results for 3QFY16, on the back of strong

Singapore banks can withstand losses from Asia’s O&G defaults: Fitch

SINGAPORE (Oct 11): Singapore banks are well positioned to withstand losses from Asia’s oil and gas defaults, says Fitch Ratings.

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Still no turnaround in sight for banks

SINGAPORE (Oct 3): The banking system data from August continued to show a depressed economy, as loans growth fell 5.2% from a year ago, despite an increase of 1% over July.

How oil & gas sector woes, and more, have hit Singapore banks hard

SINGAPORE (August 1): OCBC and UOB, Southeast Asia’s second and third-largest banks by assets, have posted 1H16 financial results which are testament to the “persistent challenges” that domestic ba

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