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Malaysia's Central Bank Keeps Policy Rate Steady At 3% As Expected - The Nikkei
Allianz to distribute general insurance plans through StanChart in 15-year banca deal
- The Business Times
Lloyd's of London says India reinsurance branch to open by April - The Business Times
SE Asia stocks muted on Yellen's rate hike signal - Reuters
Deutsche headwinds hit staff 's hip pockets - The Australian

GREATER CHINA

China state banks offer funds in bid to cool fierce liquidity squeeze, yuan dips - Reuters
Chinese banks to find it costly to issue wealth management products this year - Asian Banking & Finance
Capital curbs push China firms to risky, costly debt - The Business Times
Banks' forex settlement deficit expands - Xinhua News Agency
CCB way ahead of other state lenders in debt for equity swaps - South China Morning Post
Bank warns investors against Bitcoin trading platform - China Daily

HKEx proposes new board to list companies with different voting rights - Reuters

JAPAN AND KOREA

BOJ looking to boost growth outlook, but guarded on inflation - The Nikkei
Development Bank of Japan considering Toshiba aid - The Nikkei
Bank of Korea's Cho Sees Room for Easing If Economy Worsens - Bloomberg News
Shinhan Bank CEO nominated new chairman of Shinhan Financial - The Korea Herald
Won-dollar volatility hits 6-year high in 2016 - Yonhap News Agency

ASEAN

Thai banks' loan growth projected to hit 6% in 2017 - Asian Banking & Finance
Bank Islam MD says unlikely to extend contract - Bernama
Business trusts must adopt new Singapore financial reporting starting Jan 1, 2018: MAS - The Business Times
Philippine Peso Rated Asia's Most Resilient Currency for 2017 - Bloomberg News
Term deposit auction yields mixed results - The Philippine Star
PSBank relocates branches - BusinessWorld
Manulife launches new variable unit-linked fund invested in selected firms - BusinessWorld

SOUTH ASIA

Banks accused of flouting norms on collateral security for MSMEs - The Hindu
Sharp decline in bank loans to infrastructure sector - Mint
India lenders told to recover loans from tycoon Mallya - Agence France-Presse
Central Bank of India to consider premature buy-back of perpetual bonds of 5 bln rupees - Reuters
HDFC Bank to train 25,000 people in cashless transactions
- Press Trust of India
RBI imposes Rs75 lakh penalty on Bombay Mercantile Co-op Bank - Press Trust of India
Growth in mortgage-backed securitisation halted after demonetization - The Economic Times
ICICI Bank asked to open up to PhonePe by NPCI - Press Trust of India
Guardian Life leaps on debut - The Financial Express
Bank Alfalah sets up debit card issuance camps - The News International

AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND

NAB senior planner expelled from Financial Planners Association for cheating - The Sydney Morning Herald
Contrarian approach pays off as Hostplus tops super funds
- The Australian
QBE warns on dodgy Skyllex targeting eastern Europeans - The Australian
Geoff Wilson to Hunter Hall board: buy back shares or face sack - The Australian
Macquarie still upbeat on retirement village sector - BusinessDesk

The Daily Dose Asia-Pacific "Headlines" edition aggregates banking, financial services and insurance headlines from the websites of a limited number of major Asian and Australian publication titles and newswires, with an editorial deadline of 6 a.m. Hong Kong time. Language translations to English are provided by an automated service and may not be entirely accurate.