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DBS – Preparing for a digital future
DBS Group’s retail and wealth business has been accelerating income generation since 2013. However, the bank continues to face an uphill struggle with some of its overseas retail markets.
Is consumer finance becoming a larger part of retail banking?
The contribution of consumer finance to the overall retail loans in Asia Pacific in 2015 ranged from 2% to 56%. Its share to retail loans has increased in markets like Indonesia but has declined in Hong Kong and Thailand. The growth of consumer finance per country also varied, slowing down in Taiwan and growing faster in the Philippines.
Interview: “Transparency is key in fintech credibility”
Gray Stern, co-founder and chief commercial officer of Landbay, the United Kingdom’s fastest growing peer-to-peer investment platform, says fintechs are not that big a disruption. They are making meaningful improvements, not reinventing the infrastructure that financial services are built upon.
Calm before the storm
Banks across the region continued to grow in 2014 but with headwinds in the horizon, conditions are expected to worsen
Banking sector in good condition
Despite considerable variations within the Middle East and Africa, the banking sector as a whole achieved good financial performance in 2014
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