United Overseas Bank (UOB) Group

Broker's Calls

Singapore banks on recovery path, PhillipCapital picks OCBC for faster earnings growth

With a positive economic outlook, PhillipCapital is maintaining “overweight” on the Singapore banking sector, as loans remain on the path of recovery and interest rates are stable. 

UOB prices first sustainability bond offering from Singapore, raising US$1.5 bil - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Banking & finance

UOB prices first sustainability bond offering from Singapore, raising US$1.5 bil

United Overseas Bank (UOB) has priced Singapore’s first sustainability bond offering from Singapore, raising US$1.5 billion ($2.01 billion) under its $15 billion Global Medium Term Note (

UOB to offer pay increases and promotions for up to 98% of group’s total headcount amid sustained economic recovery in 2021 - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Banking & finance

UOB to offer pay increases and promotions for up to 98% of group’s total headcount amid sustained economic recovery in 2021

UOB will launch a round of pay increases and promotions for all eligible employees across the whole group in June, it announced on the morning of March 9.

Recovery in sight for banks, upgraded to 'overweight': RHB - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Broker's Calls

Recovery in sight for banks, upgraded to 'overweight': RHB

With recovery in sight, bank stocks will continue to outperform the broader market as the worst is over, says RHB Group Research.

UOB and SBF to help Singapore companies seize cross-border business opportunities  - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Issues that matter

UOB and SBF to help Singapore companies seize cross-border business opportunities

UOB has partnered with the Singapore Business Federation to help more Singapore companies seize cross-border business opportunities in ASEAN. 
 

BCG partners SkillsFuture Singapore to help train more than 1,000 mid-career PMETs - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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BCG partners SkillsFuture Singapore to help train more than 1,000 mid-career PMETs

Global management consulting firm Boston Consulting Group (BCG), together with SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG), has launched a new programme to help reskill more than 1,000 PMETs through DigitalBCG Ac

Ahead of results season, Singapore banks face 'muted earnings' ahead: analysts - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Ahead of results season, Singapore banks face 'muted earnings' ahead: analysts

Faced with muted earnings, Singapore banks are “biding time” as interest rates remain low by adjusting deposit rates to manage funding costs, says PhillipCapital analyst Tay Wee Kuang. 

Ahead of FY20 results, analysts 'positive' on Singapore banks on broad economic recovery - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Ahead of FY20 results, analysts 'positive' on Singapore banks on broad economic recovery

Analysts are positive on Singapore’s banking sector, with the three local banks serving as “good proxies” to a broader economic recovery. 

UOB on recovery play: OCBC - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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UOB on recovery play: OCBC

The vaccine rollout and return to form for dividends will contribute to UOB’s recovery over the course of the year, says OCBC Investment Research. 

An uphill test - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Positioning for the recovery

An uphill test

On Dec 4, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced it had awarded two digital full bank (DFB) licences and two digital wholesale bank (DWB) licences.

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