House of the year, Singapore: OCBC Bank

The past year has seen a flurry of unprecedented market events that have jolted currency and interest rate markets. The fallout from the UK’s vote to leave the EU, Donald Trump’s victory in the US presidential elections and China’s strict capital ... ( read original story ...)

SGX misses on two major IPO’s

These are blows to Singapore’s Stock Exchange which is said to be among the few Asian exchanges lining up for a share of the pie from the Saudi Arabian oil giant Aramco’s planned IPO. The recent setbacks show investors are wary in a volatile global market. ( read original story ...)

Inside OCBC’s new Singapore hiring drive

https://news.efinancialcareers.com/sg-en/295385/5-private-banks-asia-hiring/ OCBC is joining a growing list of banks ramping up their digital banking teams in Singapore, but it’s facing local skill shortages as it tries to hire. “We’re boosting our ... ( read original story ...)

ZEDRA Announces Senior Trust Hire for Singapore

ZEDRA Group has announced the appointment of Eileen Yee to the position of Executive Director in its Singapore office, where she will focus on the development of the company's pan Asian trust business. Eileen is a qualified lawyer and successful Trust ... ( read original story ...)

Singapore inflation muted ahead of monetary policy statement

SINGAPORE (Nikkei Markets ... which would be the highest in three years. UOB expects MAS to stand pat when its issues its half-yearly monetary policy statement in October, although it said the central bank could revert to its policy of allowing a ... ( read original story ...)