trending Market Intelligence /marketintelligence/en/news-insights/trending/3I8FasR7TxPbq4KgSgD4KA2 content esgSubNav
In This List

Friday's headlines, Financials edition


Insight Weekly: Job growth faces hurdles; shale firms sit on cash pile; Africa's lithium future


Street Talk | Episode 99 - Higher rates punish bond portfolios, weigh on bank M&A


Insight Weekly: Loan growth picks up; US-China PE deals fall; France faces winter energy crunch


Insight Weekly: CEO pay jumps; yield curve inversion deepens; wind giants lift turbine prices

Friday's headlines, Financials edition

Links are current as of publication time, and we are not responsible if those links are unavailable later.


Rothschild China Rainmaker Eyes $800 Million Private Equity Fund - Bloomberg News
China’s Credit Growth Holds Up in December - Bloomberg News
U.S.-China Deal Text Creates Confusion on Insurance Opening - Bloomberg News
China Speeds Up Opening of Market to Investment Bank Giants - Bloomberg News
Factbox: Foreign investment banks with majority stakes in China units - Reuters
Trade deal touts financial sector wins; China to scrap securities business cap faster - Reuters
Room is limited for further RRR cuts in China: central bank official - Reuters
Chinese financial institutions can cope with foreign competition: central bank - Reuters
China's new bank loans hit record in 2019, more stimulus expected - Reuters
Ant Financial turns to banks to revive plans for huge Asian IPO - Financial Times
Call for stronger supply chain finance industry - Shanghai Daily
Call for old people's financial products - Shanghai Daily
Foreign insurer sets up base in Shanghai - Shanghai Daily
What the Phase One Trade Deal Means for Financial Services - Caixin
Local Governments Face Tighter Oversight in Bid to Contain Financial Risks - Caixin
Kyle Bass says Hong Kong is headed for a ‘full-fledged’ banking crisis, markets are not convinced - South China Morning Post
New rules to streamline asset management firms - China Daily
PBOC moves closer to the launch of DC/EP, its own digital currency - China Daily
Qatar National Bank issues US$600m 40-year Formosa bond - The Business Times


Bank of Korea Expected to Stand Pat as Trade Tensions Ease - Bloomberg News
Japan's FSA to cut automobile liability insurance premiums - The Japan Times
Apple's arrogance angers Korean card issuers - The Korea Times
Regulator slammed for belated measures for Lime fiasco - The Korea Times
Regulations hamper growth of Korean financial stocks - The Korea Times
Stricter lending rule introduced - The Korea Times
Watchdog fails to decide penalties for banks in product misselling fiasco - Yonhap News Agency


Banks warn customers about fraud during Tết - Viet Nam News
Credit Growth Will Recover in 2020: OJK - Jakarta Globe
Fintech companies tap into financing potential in Islamic boarding schools - The Jakarta Post
WeChat Pay now legal in Indonesia, says BI - The Jakarta Post
Government readies insurance holding company to save Jiwasraya by February - The Jakarta Post
HSBC Malaysia enhances proposition to support SMEs - The Sun
Bank Islam, Global Psytech partner up to address credit gap for SMEs - The Sun
ING appoints new head of wholesale for Asia-Pacific - China Daily
UOBAM takes balanced income investment approach; expects muted global growth in 2020 - The Business Times
Ping An's OneConnect eyes backstage role in S-E Asian digibank race - The Business Times
PDIC pays P1.18 billion in deposit insurance for closed banks in 2019 - BusinessWorld
3-year peso bond offering raises P4.65B for PSBank - Philippine Daily Inquirer
SCB wants Myanmar licence - Bangkok Post
BBL expects NPL rise as economic struggles add up - Bangkok Post
GSB sets higher bar for 2020 lending - Bangkok Post
Toyota Leasing first issuer of corporate bond under blockchain platform - The Nation


Amfi seeks measures to boost mutual funds in budget - Mint
RBL Bank has tightened its risk filter, says MD Vishwavir Ahuja - Mint
In relief for asset managers, FinMin excludes mutual funds from foreign investor - Mint
RBI tells urban cooperative banks to report credits of ₹5 crore and above every quarter - Mint
IDBI Bank to meet RBI this week; seeks to exit PCA framework - Press Trust of India
Sebi proposes cap on investment adviser fees, client segregation - Mint
Demand for personal loans and credit card spikes as the economy slows down - Mint
I-T asks ED to share details of its probe against Kochhars - The Economic Times
Govt asks banks to open 15,000 branches in FY21 - The Economic Times
IL&FS case: NCLAT to provide formula for distribution of proceeds among creditors - Press Trust of India
The 'insider' on monetary policy: Meet Michael Patra, the new RBI Dy Guv - Business Standard
Federal Bank elevates Shalini Warrier to the post of executive director - Press Trust of India


Big four business bankers flood Judo with job applications - The Australian Financial Review
Kiwi BNPL upstart in $200m ASX listing - The Australian Financial Review
Djerriwarrh income clipped by low rates, smooth markets - The Australian Financial Review
Alceon tips unicorn status for fintech disruptor - The Australian Financial Review
$1.7b of bank card revenue under pressure - The Australian Financial Review
Jefferies joins bushfire relief fundraising effort - The Australian Financial Review
Westpac finalises breaches review panel, adding Colin Carter - The Australian
Latitude planning debt rejig after failed IPO - The Australian
Urgent need to sort super default fund dilemma - The Australian
NAB reduces rates on some savings accounts just three months after last cut - The Australian
Westpac linked to international paedophilia case after Australian man charged - The Sydney Morning Herald

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.