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Friday's headlines, Financials edition

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Wealth managers count cost of U.S.-Chinese trade war on Asian business - Reuters

GREATER CHINA

China's Bond Market Gets Reprieve From PBOC Easing - Bloomberg News
Chinese fintech WeShare secures $90m in Series B round - DealStreetAsia
EasyCard introduces its first cobranded ATM card - Taipei Times

JAPAN AND KOREA

BOJ tolerates yield rise, may trim super-long bond buying further - Reuters
Japan bourse to offer forex margin trading in Taiwan - The Nikkei
Shinhan to strengthen digital banking with FPT Group - The Korea Times
Shinhan, NH eager to run 3rd internet-only bank - The Korea Times
Lendit to allow secondary market trading - The Korea Herald
N. Korean hacking group attempted to steal $1.1 billion from global banks: reports - Yonhap News Agency

ASEAN

Global, Local Consortium to Purchase Controlling Stake in Bank Muamalat - Jakarta Globe
Rupiah depreciation won't continue into 2019: BI Governor - The Jakarta Post
Thailand to tighten home loans to curb risks - Reuters
Maybank gets regulatory nod to locally incorporate retail business and SME banking in Singapore - The Business Times
Grab secures e-money license in the Philippines - Telecom Asia
BSP ready to manage 'growing pains,' says exec - The Philippine Star
Banks expand networks to increase market share - Viet Nam News

SOUTH ASIA

Pakistan removes two deputy governors of central bank - Reuters
RBI  may tighten capital  adequacy rules for NBFCs - Mint
India central bank seen raising rates again as rupee slide accelerates - Reuters
India's ratings firms face reform pressure after failing to flag IL&FS woes - Reuters
IDBI Bank approves issuance of preferential equity shares in favour of LIC - Press Trust of India
HDFC Bank launches instant vehicle insurance renewal - Press Trust of India
PSB losses to come down to Rs 50,000 crore in FY19: Report - Press Trust of India

Too many compliance reports raise costs for banks: paper - The Daily Star
Private credit growth hits 31-month low - The Daily Star

AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND

ASIC inks fintech-regtech deal with Luxembourg regulator - Insurance Business
CBA's clunky systems led to unsuspecting farmers being overcharged - The Australian Financial Review
CBA's CommSec retention decision paying off with profit - The Australian Financial Review
NAB blows whistle on banned mortgage brokers - The Australian Financial Review
NAB stung by alleged 'liar loan' fraud - The Sydney Morning Herald
Fidelity to launch first active ETF fund for Australian market - Financial Times
FMA sanctions Pacific Eagle Capital for failing to file - BusinessDesk
RBNZ looks to replicate banking dashboard for insurers - 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.