Ravi Menon gets another term with MAS; Prudential HK promotes Carrie Fu; FWD Group CFO to leave; Generali Vietnam appoints acting CEO; Franklin Templeton hires from BlackRock; and more.
The city-state's financial and fintech sectors are expected to create 6,500 jobs in 2021, particularly in technology, wealth management, corporate banking, and insurance, MAS said.
The head of the Monetary Authority of Singapore, Ravi Menon, has voiced concerns about policy measures against free trade, particularly in the US.
The Monetary Authority of Singapore says a 1.2% drop in assets among Singapore-based houses last year was not bad given the macro environment.
The market regulator announces measures to improve price discovery for corporate bonds and thereby boost liquidity and help to develop the asset management industry.