Investment Banking

China’s top brokers downgrade senior bankers’ travel perks to cut costs: report

Managing directors are asked to fly coach for domestic travel.
20 days ago

China’s top brokers downgrade senior bankers’ travel perks to cut costs: report

Managing directors are asked to fly coach for domestic travel.
20 days ago

J.P. Morgan boss predicts banks’ trading slump gone after pandemic: report

But shareholders may not share the same optimism once they see investment banks’ Q2 results.
25 days ago

Citi names Varun Matta as TMT investment banking head for ASEAN

Matta will be a managing director and will also cover some sponsor clients for the region.
25 days ago

Citi Global Wealth APAC Co-head Fabio Fontainha outlines bank's ambitions

Fontainha expounds on Citi's wealth goals, which include adding $150b AUM across the APAC franchise in four years’ time.
27 days ago

Nomura Holdings loses 20 investment bankers in Asia: report

The resignations include their head of Greater China equity capital markets.
1 month ago

Singapore investment banking fees up 9.3% in H1 2021

Overall announced M&A activity set the record for the highest semiannual period value-wise.
1 month ago

South Korea’s Hana Bank floats $600m in ESG bonds: report

It carries an annual interest rate of 1.25%.
1 month ago

APAC banks face time bomb of risks amidst new climate change policies

Those who drag their feet when it comes to ESG compliance face a future of impairments, reputational damage.
2 months ago

Thailand’s KBank unveils sustainability fund for institutional clients

K-SUSTAIN-UI will invest in a sustainability-focused fund managed by JP Morgan.
2 months ago

Citi APAC adds nearly 650 new wealth professionals in 2021 so far

The group has added over $5b in net new money in Q1 alone.
2 months ago

Goldman Sachs ramps up China ambitions with hiring spree: report

It is planning to add over 400 new people in its headcount in 2021 alone.
2 months ago

Citi APAC rolls out gender diversity program for investment, securities arm

The program’s 50 top candidates will have the chance to be recruited by the bank.
2 months ago

Strong IPO turnout buoys Thailand's investment banks in 2020

Market rebounded in H2 2020 and raised higher capital compared to 2019.
3 months ago

Chart of the Week: Singapore card payments to rebound 10.2% in 2021

Card payments are expected to reach $96.5b in three years’ time.
4 months ago

Thailand IPO boom to buoy Siam Commercial Bank's bottom line

The country is Asia's second most active IPO market in 2020.
4 months ago

Singapore investment banking fees up 79% to $176.5m in Q1

M&As are off to a slow start whilst there was only one IPO by a local company so far.
4 months ago