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Fortune
Why Fintech Startups Are Flocking to a 124-Year-Old Bank in Kansasthe bank has become a secret weapon for other fintech companies, which rely on
Why Fintech Startups Are Flocking to a 124-Year-Old Bank in Kansas
Fortune / Posted yesterday
the bank has become a secret weapon for other fintech companies, which rely on both its technology and status as a state-chartered bank to build their own businesses. “Money only holds value if there is trust,” Ramamurthi says. “And if you want... Read more
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Business Wire
Access National Bank is Expanding into ArlingtonNational Bank was founded in 1999 by professional bankers and business people.
Access National Bank is Expanding into Arlington
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
National Bank was founded in 1999 by professional bankers and business people. It is an independent, nationally chartered bank based in Reston, Virginia that serves the Greater Washington DC Metropolitan area. Access National Bank is a... Read more
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dna
Bond bulls stay cold to new RBI governorof guard at the central bank. Ananth Narayanan, regional head of financial mar
Bond bulls stay cold to new RBI governor
dna / Posted 2 days ago
of guard at the central bank. Ananth Narayanan, regional head of financial markets for Asean and South Asia at Standard Chartered Bank, said, "The appointment of Urijit Patel as the next governor signals the continuity of the inflation targeting... Read more
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Eye Witness News
StanChart cuts African private equity team as economies struggleChartered logo. Picture: Facebook. SA Economy,global economy,world economy,Afr
StanChart cuts African private equity team as economies struggle
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
Chartered logo. Picture: Facebook. SA Economy,global economy,world economy,African economy,banking,Standard Chartered Bank,banking institutions LONDON – The head of Standard Chartered’s STANB.UL African fund, which has $800 million... Read more
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The Economic Times
Urjit Patel appointment as RBI governor dims rate cut hope, bonds slip, stocks end lowwhich has been due for over two months now," said MS Gopikrishnan, head of FX,
Urjit Patel appointment as RBI governor dims rate cut hope, bonds slip, stocks end low
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
which has been due for over two months now," said MS Gopikrishnan, head of FX, rates and credit trading at Standard Chartered Bank. "FPIs (foreign portfolio investors) would be relieved that the elevation of the deputy governor will ensure... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bank Weathers Trading StormGaborone — Chief executive officer of Standard Chartered Bank Botswana says the
Bank Weathers Trading Storm
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Gaborone — Chief executive officer of Standard Chartered Bank Botswana says the significant earnings recovery realised in the first half of the year have culminated in the first half earnings exceeding total earnings for 2015. Speaking at the bank's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Banks' Returns On Forex Utilisation Show Reduction in Capital Outflowsby Stanbic IBTC showed that it bought $69,536,289.25 from the CBN and other aut
Banks' Returns On Forex Utilisation Show Reduction in Capital Outflows
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
by Stanbic IBTC showed that it bought $69,536,289.25 from the CBN and other autonomous FX sources. Similarly, Standard Chartered Bank of Nigeria's returns on FX utilisation showed that the bank sold the greenback it bought from both the CBN and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Personality & money policy: Urjit Patel needn’t be a rockstar to be successfulas deputy Governor since January 2013. His tenure was extended recently. David
Personality & money policy: Urjit Patel needn’t be a rockstar to be successful
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
as deputy Governor since January 2013. His tenure was extended recently. David Mann, Chief Economist - Asia, Standard Chartered Bank, believes that Patel's appointment should reinforce in investors' minds that the credibility of inflation... Read more
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The Economic Times
Urjit Patel & art of inflation targeting may reignite FII interest in bondsgovernor, which has been due for over two months now," said Gopikrishnan, head
Urjit Patel & art of inflation targeting may reignite FII interest in bonds
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
governor, which has been due for over two months now," said Gopikrishnan, head of FX, rates and credit trading at Standard Chartered Bank. "FPIs would be relieved that the elevation of the deputy governor, one of the authors of inflation... Read more
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Business Standard India
Continuity at RBI to comfort marketspoints repo rate cut that too in the later part of the current calendar year.
Continuity at RBI to comfort markets
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
points repo rate cut that too in the later part of the current calendar year. Anubhuti Sahay, India economist of Standard Chartered Bank said a negative near-term impact on the rates market is likely, as “Patel is considered equally hawkish as his... Read more
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Business Standard India
India Inc, brokerages cheer Urjit Patel appointmentmay also see bond yields responding." Ananth Narayan, regional head of financi
India Inc, brokerages cheer Urjit Patel appointment
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
may also see bond yields responding." Ananth Narayan, regional head of financial markets, Asean and South Asia, Standard Chartered Bank: "It's good to have the uncertainty and suspense out of the way; we can focus on the way forward now. Given... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Extradition of accused Singapore robber stalledextradition treaty with either Canada or Thailand. Roach, 27, is accused of ro
Extradition of accused Singapore robber stalled
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
extradition treaty with either Canada or Thailand. Roach, 27, is accused of robbing the Holland Village branch of Standard Chartered Bank in Singapore on July 7 after handing the teller a note that said he had a weapon. He allegedly got away with... Read more
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Business Standard India
India-Mauritius treaty: Quasi-equity likely to be taxed, if converted from FY17Apollo India Private Equity, Intel Capital (Mauritius) Ltd, Norwest Venture Par
India-Mauritius treaty: Quasi-equity likely to be taxed, if converted from FY17
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
Apollo India Private Equity, Intel Capital (Mauritius) Ltd, Norwest Venture Partners, SAIF Partners FII Holdings, Standard Chartered Bank (Mauritius), QVT Mauritius Fund - FCCB, FIL Investment (Mauritius). Even Singapore’s Temasek Holdings has a... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
United Bankshares and Cardinal Financial announce mergerlargest banking company in the country, the company said. Cardinal Bank will m
United Bankshares and Cardinal Financial announce merger
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
largest banking company in the country, the company said. Cardinal Bank will merge into United Bank, United's Virginia chartered bank, the largest community bank headquartered in the D.C. Metro region. Upon completion of the merger, United Bank... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stanchart Opts for Less Risky Lending to the GovernmentStandard Chartered Bank Kenya turned to buying government securities as it cut
Stanchart Opts for Less Risky Lending to the Government
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Standard Chartered Bank Kenya turned to buying government securities as it cut back on risky ordinary lending even as its half-year net profit grew 34 per cent. The bank reported a profit of Sh5.2 billion in the six months ended June, up from Sh3.8... Read more
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The Economic Times
Tata vs DoCoMo: Two warring partners and one big messkept issuing ultimatum. From the records in the arbitration award, DoCoMo belie
Tata vs DoCoMo: Two warring partners and one big mess
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
kept issuing ultimatum. From the records in the arbitration award, DoCoMo believes that Tata attempt to appoint Standard Chartered Bank as a sell side investment banker that reportedly approached 17 potential buyers, none of whom came through... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Motswagae Miss Inter Bankall stakeholders. Motswagae, who won P10 000 and a weekend at Masa Hotel, was
Motswagae Miss Inter Bank
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
all stakeholders. Motswagae, who won P10 000 and a weekend at Masa Hotel, was followed by Jennifer Jorowe from Standard Chartered Bank as first princess (P7 000) while second princess title went to Tuduetso Modise of Bank of Botswana (P5... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Investors Bancorp enters agreement with regulatorsShort Hills-based Investors Bancorp Inc., New Jersey's largest state-chartered
Investors Bancorp enters agreement with regulators
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 10 days ago
Short Hills-based Investors Bancorp Inc., New Jersey's largest state-chartered bank, has entered into an informal agreement with state and federal banking regulators to strengthen its anti-money laundering practices, the company said in a filing with... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hong Kong start-ups starved of banking servicesmanager would take at least four weeks. At OCBC Wing Hang, he was asked to show
Hong Kong start-ups starved of banking services
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
manager would take at least four weeks. At OCBC Wing Hang, he was asked to show six months of operating history. Standard Chartered Bank, Lau said, simply didn’t call him back, after saying that he needed to put down a minimum deposit of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Moody’s applauds R35m bank finethat were fined are GBS Mutual Bank, Habib Overseas Bank, Investec Bank, The So
Moody’s applauds R35m bank fine
iol.co.za / Posted 10 days ago
that were fined are GBS Mutual Bank, Habib Overseas Bank, Investec Bank, The South African Bank of Athens , and Standard Chartered Bank - Johannesburg Branch. SARB said these fines emanated after inspections were conducted to see whether banks... Read more
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The Irish Times
Japanese growth disappoints as exporters struggletwo consecutive quarters, the first time since the sales-tax hike in 2014, said
Japanese growth disappoints as exporters struggle
The Irish Times / Posted 10 days ago
two consecutive quarters, the first time since the sales-tax hike in 2014, said Betty Rui Wang, an economist at Standard Chartered Bank in Hong Kong. “GDP signals, especially for the business sector, that there is big downside risk” The number... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Japan Q2 GDP Misses, Unchanged From First Quarter, As Business Spending, Exports Slideafter fluctuating between contraction and growth for 4 consecutive quarters. A
Japan Q2 GDP Misses, Unchanged From First Quarter, As Business Spending, Exports Slide
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
after fluctuating between contraction and growth for 4 consecutive quarters. As Betty Rui Wang, an economist at Standard Chartered Bank in Hong Kong observes, corporate investment has declined for two consecutive quarters, the first time since... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stanbic Bank Shifts Focus, Hits Big Profitsfinancing the 600MW Karuma power dam. Stanbic bank fixed the interest rate at 6
Stanbic Bank Shifts Focus, Hits Big Profits
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
financing the 600MW Karuma power dam. Stanbic bank fixed the interest rate at 6.8 per cent. It covered $345m while Standard Chartered bank took up the remaining $300m. Mweheire said in the first half of 2016, there are "special items" that happened... Read more
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Business Standard India
Higher commissions and markets push portfolio management productsupfront commission on sale of mutual fund schemes and has led to concerns of mi
Higher commissions and markets push portfolio management products
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
upfront commission on sale of mutual fund schemes and has led to concerns of misselling. Banks such as Citibank, Standard Chartered Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, ICICI Bank, as well as wealth managers such as IIFL Private Wealth and Motilal Oswal are... Read more
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Business Standard India
Banks peddle portfolio management services' products to rich clientsupfront commission on sale of mutual fund schemes and has led to concerns of mi
Banks peddle portfolio management services' products to rich clients
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
upfront commission on sale of mutual fund schemes and has led to concerns of misselling. Banks such as Citibank, Standard Chartered Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, ICICI Bank as well as wealth managers such as IIFL Private Wealth and Motilal Oswal are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Top Banker Cautions Against Spending Amid Expected Oil RevenuesRazia Khan, the Standard Chartered bank's chief economist for Africa, has cauti
Top Banker Cautions Against Spending Amid Expected Oil Revenues
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Razia Khan, the Standard Chartered bank's chief economist for Africa, has cautioned Uganda against spending money with the hope of recovering it through oil proceeds, saying it could disrupt other sectors of the economy. While addressing reporters... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Uganda's Interest Rates Stubbornly Remain Highdown demand, in order to reduce inflationary pressures," says Ms Razia Khan, th
Why Uganda's Interest Rates Stubbornly Remain High
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
down demand, in order to reduce inflationary pressures," says Ms Razia Khan, the chief economist for Africa at Standard Chartered Bank. Indeed, the banks reacted and raised interest rates. Interest rates that had been averaging 20 per cent in... Read more
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Reuters
HSBC, StanChart help UK banking index recoup post-Brexit lossespast a HSBC bank branch in the City of London, Britain November 12, 2014. Peop
HSBC, StanChart help UK banking index recoup post-Brexit losses
Reuters / Posted 16 days ago
past a HSBC bank branch in the City of London, Britain November 12, 2014. People walk past the head office of Standard Chartered bank in the City of London February 27, 2015. LONDON Britain's leading banking index .FTNMX8350 inched higher on... Read more
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iol.co.za
SARB hits banks with R34.5m in finesthat were fined are GBS Mutual Bank, Habib Overseas Bank, Investec Bank, The So
SARB hits banks with R34.5m in fines
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
that were fined are GBS Mutual Bank, Habib Overseas Bank, Investec Bank, The South African Bank of Athens , and Standard Chartered Bank - Johannesburg Branch. SARB says these fines emanated after inspections were conducted to see whether banks... Read more
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The Economic Times
Why all eyes may not be on Raghuram Rajan for his final monetary policy reviewBank. "Financial markets, though not expecting much, may watch out for RBI's a
Why all eyes may not be on Raghuram Rajan for his final monetary policy review
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
Bank. "Financial markets, though not expecting much, may watch out for RBI's assessment of global risks as central banks are fast entering into monetary largesse to spur growth," said Anubhuti Sahay, senior Economist at Standard Charte... Read more
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The Economic Times
Blame it on Rio: All eyes may not be on Raghuram Rajan on his final monetary policy reviewBank. "Financial markets, though not expecting much, may watch out for RBI's a
Blame it on Rio: All eyes may not be on Raghuram Rajan on his final monetary policy review
The Economic Times / Posted 18 days ago
Bank. "Financial markets, though not expecting much, may watch out for RBI's assessment of global risks as central banks are fast entering into monetary largesse to spur growth," said Anubhuti Sahay, senior Economist at Standard Charte... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Standard Chartered Bank Holds AGMStandard Chartered Bank Gambia, recently held its 39th Annual General Meeting w
Standard Chartered Bank Holds AGM
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
Standard Chartered Bank Gambia, recently held its 39th Annual General Meeting which also coincided with the retirement ceremony of its chairman, Momodou BA Senghore. Speaking at the event, the retired chairperson revealed that 2015 has been a... Read more
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Business Standard India
Rajan unlikely to surprise at his final policy meetingto remain cautious as significant loosening of monetary and fiscal policy could
Rajan unlikely to surprise at his final policy meeting
Business Standard India / Posted 20 days ago
to remain cautious as significant loosening of monetary and fiscal policy could adversely affect India's hard-earned macro economic stability of the past few years. The writer is executive director and senior economist, India, Standard Chartered B... Read more
21d
asianage
Analysts thumbs up to GST lawvarious taxes that GST will replace are not fully passed on to end consumers.
Analysts thumbs up to GST law
asianage / Posted 21 days ago
various taxes that GST will replace are not fully passed on to end consumers. Echoing a similar view, analysts at Standard Chartered Bank said inflation is likely to increase in the initial years after implementation due to asymmetric price setting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Banking Charges Were Targeted for Value Added TaxCRDB Bank plc, National Microfinance Bank plc (NMB), National Bank of Commerce
Why Banking Charges Were Targeted for Value Added Tax
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
CRDB Bank plc, National Microfinance Bank plc (NMB), National Bank of Commerce (NBC), Barclays Bank, Exim Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, Stanbic Bank, DTB, TIB Development Bank and Bank M. Banking services which customers pay for include cash... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stanchart Eyes to Boost InvestmentsSTANDARD Chartered Bank has announced plans to step up investment and leverage
Stanchart Eyes to Boost Investments
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
STANDARD Chartered Bank has announced plans to step up investment and leverage its unique footprint and international banking expertise to drive growth in Africa. Through a new brand campaign, 'Here for Africa', the bank is reiterating its... Read more
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The Economic Times
Notice on additional payments:Diageo set to challenge Sebi’s notice on open offerto issue a conditional back-stop guarantee in respect of Watson's liabilities u
Notice on additional payments:Diageo set to challenge Sebi’s notice on open offer
The Economic Times / Posted 22 days ago
to issue a conditional back-stop guarantee in respect of Watson's liabilities under a $135-million facility from Standard Chartered Bank. The guarantee agreement was entered into as part of the arrangements put in place and announced at the close... Read more
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Newsmax
Trump Economic Advisers Denounce Trade Deals in Theory, Practicepush risks fueling tariff retaliation, which could hit U.S. growth,” Thomas Cos
Trump Economic Advisers Denounce Trade Deals in Theory, Practice
Newsmax / Posted 22 days ago
push risks fueling tariff retaliation, which could hit U.S. growth,” Thomas Costerg, a senior economist at Standard Chartered Bank in New York, wrote in a July 28 research note. “The U.S. president has wide unilateral powers regarding... Read more
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NBC News
Oil Edges up to $42 After Slide, but Glut Still Weighsbut fundamental headwinds are growing, which outnumber any recent positives."
Oil Edges up to $42 After Slide, but Glut Still Weighs
NBC News / Posted 22 days ago
but fundamental headwinds are growing, which outnumber any recent positives." Not all share that view. Standard Chartered bank said there was "no fundamental justification for recent oil-price falls" and "the global oil market has... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil Edges Up to $42 After Slidebut fundamental headwinds are growing, which outnumber any recent positives."
Oil Edges Up to $42 After Slide
FOX Business / Posted 22 days ago
but fundamental headwinds are growing, which outnumber any recent positives." Not all share that view. Standard Chartered bank said there was "no fundamental justification for recent oil-price falls" and "the global oil market has... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil Edges Up to $42 After Slidebut fundamental headwinds are growing, which outnumber any recent positives."
Oil Edges Up to $42 After Slide
FOX Business / Posted 22 days ago
but fundamental headwinds are growing, which outnumber any recent positives." Not all share that view. Standard Chartered bank said there was "no fundamental justification for recent oil-price falls" and "the global oil market has... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Oil edges up to US$42 after slide, but glut still weighsbut fundamental headwinds are growing, which outnumber any recent positives."
Oil edges up to US$42 after slide, but glut still weighs
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
but fundamental headwinds are growing, which outnumber any recent positives." Not all share that view. Standard Chartered bank said there was "no fundamental justification for recent oil-price falls" and "the global oil market has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stanchart to Increase Investment in AfricaDar es Salaam — Standard Chartered Bank announced yesterday, plans to step up i
Stanchart to Increase Investment in Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
Dar es Salaam — Standard Chartered Bank announced yesterday, plans to step up investment and leverage its footprint and international banking expertise to drive growth in Africa. A statement, availed to The Citizen noted yesterday that through a new... Read more
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FOX Business
Crude Remains Below $40 as Oversupply Weighsfalls were overblown, with Citi saying bears, who speculate on falling prices,
Crude Remains Below $40 as Oversupply Weighs
FOX Business / Posted 22 days ago
falls were overblown, with Citi saying bears, who speculate on falling prices, having "gone wild in oil at $40." Standard Chartered bank said there was "no fundamental justification for recent oil price falls" and that "the global oil market has... Read more
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FOX Business
Crude Remains Below $40 as Oversupply Weighsfalls were overblown, with Citi saying bears, who speculate on falling prices,
Crude Remains Below $40 as Oversupply Weighs
FOX Business / Posted 22 days ago
falls were overblown, with Citi saying bears, who speculate on falling prices, having "gone wild in oil at $40." Standard Chartered bank said there was "no fundamental justification for recent oil price falls" and that "the global oil market has... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore's manufacturing economy shrinks for 13th straight monthindicator, given our economic relationship,” said Mr Edward Lee, regional head
Singapore's manufacturing economy shrinks for 13th straight month
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
indicator, given our economic relationship,” said Mr Edward Lee, regional head of research for Southeast Asia at Standard Chartered Bank. “It has been above 50 but not hugely above 50. Recently, it dipped below 50 again for its manufacturing PMI,... Read more
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Business Standard India
The scam that changed India's primary marketFines of Rs 5 lakh to Rs 20 lakh were imposed on BhOB, Citibank, HDFC Bank, ICI
The scam that changed India's primary market
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
Fines of Rs 5 lakh to Rs 20 lakh were imposed on BhOB, Citibank, HDFC Bank, ICICI Bank, Indian Overseas Bank, Standard Chartered Bank and Vijaya Bank for violation of anti-money laundering norms. BhOB was eventually merged with Indian Overseas... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Singapore launches anti-money laundering unitA DBS (top) and Standard Chartered bank logo (centre) are seen on the building
Singapore launches anti-money laundering unit
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 24 days ago
A DBS (top) and Standard Chartered bank logo (centre) are seen on the building at Marina Bay financial district in Singapore on July 21, 2016. (AFP photo) Singapore's central bank on Monday formally launched a unit to fight money laundering,... Read more
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asianage
Diageo’s deal with United Spirits under Sebi scannera company affiliated with Mallya. Diageo Holdings Netherlands BV had issued a c
Diageo’s deal with United Spirits under Sebi scanner
asianage / Posted 25 days ago
a company affiliated with Mallya. Diageo Holdings Netherlands BV had issued a conditional backstop guarantee to Standard Chartered Bank pursuant to a guarantee commitment agreement. “The guarantee was in respect of the liabilities of Watson Ltd... Read more
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asianage
Diageo's deal with United Spirits under Sebi scannera company affiliated with Mallya. Diageo Holdings Netherlands BV had issued a c
Diageo's deal with United Spirits under Sebi scanner
asianage / Posted 25 days ago
a company affiliated with Mallya. Diageo Holdings Netherlands BV had issued a conditional backstop guarantee to Standard Chartered Bank pursuant to a guarantee commitment agreement. “The guarantee was in respect of the liabilities of Watson Ltd... Read more
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