The bank for Hongkongers has long been overshadowed by big brother HSBC, but even rivals consider it the best investment the global giant ever made.
The Moody’s downgrade of China in May has given investors plenty to think about.
The country’s wealth management industry has grown fast – and just as quickly built up a bad reputation.
In a rare meeting with foreign media, two banks in Changchun, Bank of Jilin and Jilin JiuTai Rural Commercial Bank talk about shadow banking, toeing the Beijing party line and why a stockmarket listing in Hong Kong can be a poisoned chalice.
China’s bond markets may be set for explosive growth, but investors still have plenty to worry about.
Elliott Management’s court case against Sir David Li’s Bank of East Asia pits the aggressive new world of activist investment against one of Hong Kong’s most venerable institutions.
Aside from Citi holding on to top spot, it’s all change in the 2017 Euromoney FX Survey rankings for Asia.
The island’s financial sector is struggling to meet the needs of the economy, hampered by over-regulation.
View results of the Asiamoney Best Brands in Finance Poll 2017 here.
China’s successful adoption of green bonds comes at a time when a climate-change sceptic leads the US but emerging economies are growing more conscious of environmental problems.
Big names in finance are in the Chinese authorities' sights – perhaps that's why they are hiding from journalists.
C-suite executives at some of Asia’s leading companies know that building trust and integrity around finance brings benefits to business performance, as the results of a new Asiamoney survey show.
How did one of the world’s most successful exporters find itself in such dire straits? Much of its economy is going backwards fast.
The former Portuguese colony wants to break free of its dependency on gambling.
Offshore and cross-border RMB business has long been a badge of merit, and HSBC leads the pack.
View results of the Asiamoney Offshore RMB Poll 2017 here
The relationship between banks and corporate treasury teams is more important than ever.
Stressed situation in oil and gas exposures weigh on annual results, but CEOs hope to see a wealth management upside.
It’s the unspoken secret of Bangladesh’s banking world.
A year after the country’s new government passed a financial institutions law to modernize a creaking banking system, Yangon’s licensed commercial bankers are still waiting for regulators to implement the reforms and make the system fit for purpose.
A management shake-up and a renewed focus on financing small and medium-sized enterprises have boosted Brac Bank’s performance.
Myanmar’s elite are having to adapt to new realities.
Pakistan and its bankers have enjoyed a purple patch since 2013, when the IMF rescued the country from a near-death experience.
Putting a career transaction banker in charge of Deutsche Bank’s business in Asia made some sort of statement.
As Asia’s banks and the markets they operate in reach new levels of sophistication and maturity, it is time for Asiamoney to follow suit.
If this was supposed to be the century of the woman, no one thought to tell the international banking community.
China and Pakistan like to describe their relationship as sweeter than honey and stronger than steel.
It is a strange world when the most outward-looking financial institution is based in Beijing – welcome to Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, led by Jin Liqun.
It’s boom time in Colombo’s property market, eight years after the end of the civil war, as soaring towers transform the colonial-era city into a would-be south Asian Dubai.
Ashish Kumar Chauhan transformed Indian broking not once but twice, co-founding the National Stock Exchange before jumping ship and joining its rival, the Bombay Stock Exchange, which has just completed its IPO.
Private equity firms are bringing new money, international expertise and fresh ideas to Colombo, hoping to rejuvenate Sri Lanka’s investment scene.
November 8, 2016, will go down in history as the day Donald Trump, a real estate mogul and reality TV host, was elected the 45th president of the United States and leader of the free world – but, in India, it marks a perhaps equally surreal event: demonetization.
Which banks in each country have excelled across a range of core banking activities over the past 12 months?
The OECD’s arguments in favour of a higher credit rating are endorsed by experts taking part in Euromoney’s country risk survey.
The two licences awarded to JPMorgan and Citi in the Chinese bond markets this week look like progress, but need closer examination.
The growth of renminbi trade has stalled, but it has forced a turning point to how corporates use the Chinese currency.