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Asean banks face 'long road to recovery', DBS top pick here: Maybank - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Asean banks face 'long road to recovery', DBS top pick here: Maybank

Asean banks have a “long road to recovery”, say Maybank analysts, including Thilan Wickramasinghe and Kareen Chan, downgrading the sector to “negative” in a September 11 note.

Banking & finance

Extension of dividend cap beyond 2020 a 'possibility': DBS

The dividend cap on Singapore banks may extend into FY21F, according to DBS Group Research analyst Lim Rui Wen.

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PhillipCapital foresees 'long and gradual recovery ahead' for Singapore banking sector

PhillipCapital analyst Tay Wee Kuang has maintained his “neutral” recommendation on the Singapore banking sector.

Investing 101

DBS, UOB, OCBC: Which ones to invest in, and are they worth the investment?

If you’ve been studying the list of companies on the Singapore Exchange (SGX), you will find that the three Singapore banks – DBS Group Holdings, United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB), and O

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Local banks maintain credit resilience despite difficult second quarter

Like the deep roots of a mighty oak amid a ferocious storm, the strong capital reserves of Singapore’s banks should stabilise their credit position despite a harrowing 2Q20.

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'Not yet shipshape', Singapore banks to face NIM squeeze, credit costs to taper off in 2H20: analysts

Singapore banks can expect lower net interest margins (NIMs) ahead though credit costs could ease in 2H2020.

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Singapore banks to face impact of lockdowns and downgrades, with 'possible bright spot' in trading: Maybank

SINGAPORE (July 21): The effect of regional lockdowns and economic downgrades are expected to surface among Singapore banks with significant drops in interest rates driving negative press

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Phillip Capital downgrades all 3 local banks to 'neutral' as uncertain outlook persists

SINGAPORE (June 8): As the Covid-19 pandemic drags on, Singapore has moved into Phase One of its much-awaited economic reopening. Yet, the outlook for local banks remains uncertain. 

Banking & finance

Singapore's bank deposits jump to record highs in April, signals risk aversion from investors

(June 2): A jump in Singapore bank deposits probably reflects investors’ risk aversion and inflows from markets including Hong Kong given the country’s status as a private banking hub, according to

Investing 101

Meet the best bank savings accounts in Singapore

SINGAPORE (Apr 14): If you’re considering investing in the stock market, you will need to have at least six months’ worth of expenses in savings, just in case.

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