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Temasek’s US$2.75b bonds oversubscribed

Singapore Business Times (banking-finance news): Temasek's US$2.75b bonds oversubscribed TEMASEK Financial (I) Limited (TFin-I) has priced an oversubscribed US$2.75 billion three-tranche deal of guaranteed long-dated bonds, drawing orders from a diverse investor base.

By | September 30th, 2020|Banking & Finance, business news, News|Comments Off on Temasek’s US$2.75b bonds oversubscribed

Singapore’s allure as asset management hub set to continue

Singapore Business Times (banking-finance news): Singapore's allure as asset management hub set to continue SINGAPORE is unlikely to lose its shine as an asset management hub even in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic, as developments such as the Variable Capital Companies (VCC) framework and the Republic's reputational strength continue to draw attention from asset [...]

By | September 30th, 2020|Banking & Finance, business news, News|Comments Off on Singapore’s allure as asset management hub set to continue

Goldman Sachs joins peers with launch of forex pricing engine in Singapore

Singapore Business Times (banking-finance news): Goldman Sachs joins peers with launch of forex pricing engine in Singapore GOLDMAN Sachs on Tuesday announced that it will build an electronic foreign exchange (FX) pricing engine in Singapore to deliver low-latency execution for its clients.

By | September 29th, 2020|Banking & Finance, business news, News|Comments Off on Goldman Sachs joins peers with launch of forex pricing engine in Singapore

MediShield Life to be enhanced, but premiums set to rise

Singapore Business Times (banking-finance news): MediShield Life to be enhanced, but premiums set to rise A COUNCIL set up to review the MediShield Life insurance plan has proposed a number of enhancements to ensure that a greater proportion of subsidised bills are covered.

By | September 29th, 2020|Banking & Finance, business news, News|Comments Off on MediShield Life to be enhanced, but premiums set to rise

Open banking a bigger threat to Singapore banks than digital entrants: report

Singapore Business Times (banking-finance news): Open banking a bigger threat to Singapore banks than digital entrants: report THE addressable loan market for Singapore's upcoming digital banks is estimated to be worth S$220 billion to S$243 billion, with these digital-only entities likely to catalyse loan growth in underserved segments, according to DBS Group Research.

By | September 25th, 2020|Banking & Finance, business news, News|Comments Off on Open banking a bigger threat to Singapore banks than digital entrants: report

The next financial crisis may be coming soon

Singapore Business Times (banking-finance news): The next financial crisis may be coming soon WHAT probability do you give that there might be a new financial crisis? This month, the number crunchers at Oxford Economics, a research group, asked 162 global businesses this question. Their average answer was 20 per cent over the next two years.

By | September 25th, 2020|Banking & Finance, business news, News|Comments Off on The next financial crisis may be coming soon

Singapore’s resilient savers, and a question over the wealth gap

Singapore Business Times (banking-finance news): Singapore's resilient savers, and a question over the wealth gap A SLEW of recent surveys from financial institutions point out that for those who can save, they have set aside buffers to insulate against financial threats from the health crisis that is Covid-19. But the data may also point to [...]

By | September 24th, 2020|Banking & Finance, business news, News|Comments Off on Singapore’s resilient savers, and a question over the wealth gap