China’s banking sector will have a higher non-performing loan ratio in coming years, but good profitability, strong liquidity and adequate capitalisation will enable the major lenders to absorb unexpected credit losses.
The Hong Kong group teams up with London''s Eden Rock to give investors exposure to this asset class.
World''s eighth largest pension fund begins securities lending programme.
Phil Lipton joins from BCI/Banca Intesa.
Palmer and Crane move to the Lion City to get closer to the clients.
A new head for ABN Amro in Asia and Europe.
Tong-Poh Tay returns to JPMorgan after an eight month sabbatical.
The non-performing loans of Chinese banks has been nagging at the back of investors'' minds for months. But the establishment of the asset management companies brings in asset recovery professionals for the first time in China''s recent history.
BNP Paribas appoints a new head of loan syndication for Southeast Asia.
Citibank/Salomon Smith Barney
Pacific Century Cyberworks, $12 billion syndicated loan
Debtdomain has set out to create an online exchange for the secondary loan market in Asia and Europe. FinanceAsia.com talked to Chris Chen, an executive director of the company.