Singapore Banks' Hong Kong Envy

Ezra Holdings Ltd., the Singapore-listed offshore services group that sought protection from creditors in the U.S. last month, counts DBS Group Holdings Ltd. and Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp. among its biggest unsecured creditors. United Overseas Bank Ltd ... ( read original story ...)

Singapore Creates S$1 Billion Innovation Fund to Drive Growth

The Makara Innovation Fund -- a collaboration between the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore and local private equity firm Makara Capital-- will invest S$30 to S$150 million each in 10 to 15 companies with globally competitive technologies over ... ( read original story ...)

Bank lending in Singapore, Malaysia, Australia and Basel III

How does Basel III Affect Bank Lending in Singapore, Malaysia and Australia? How will Basel affect the macro lending environment? This Basel is not to be confused with Basil, a spice you can use for your pizza and other food. The Basel Committee on Banking ... ( read original story ...)