Banking

A handful of customers form new relationships with banks on a regular basis, so for growth in the banking industry to remain steady, existing customers must be a continual core focus

Saudi Hollandi Bank puts SMEs at the core of customer focus

A handful of customers form new relationships with banks on a regular basis, so for growth in the banking industry to remain steady, existing customers must be a continual core focus

The financial markets of any economy are critical to its overall development, and it is well documented that robust and efficient banking systems and stock markets are key drivers of growth. In this respect, Saudi Arabia’s economy is no different from a...

A scepticism towards traditional banking, combined with a chronic talent shortage, has laid the groundwork for an Asian family office market to flourish

Asia’s new millionaires make investments a family affair

A scepticism towards traditional banking, combined with a chronic talent shortage, has laid the groundwork for an Asian family office market to flourish

Last year fell in step with a tradition that dates back to 2012, as the Asia-Pacific market was again named the big-ticket destination for high-net-worth individuals (HNWI) – those with investable assets of at least $1m. According to the World Wealth Re...

Through the use of real-time data, a new report attempts to provide a snapshot of financial behaviour in the US economy

JPMorgan Chase Institute releases first large scale study

Through the use of real-time data, a new report attempts to provide a snapshot of financial behaviour in the US economy

JPMorgan’s global think tank, the JPMorgan Chase Institute, has released its inaugural report. The research institute, founded by its president Diana Farrell, dedicates itself to using big data in real-time to track trends in the US economy. The data...

Central banks are starting to flirt with the idea of negative interest rates, though not without rethinking previously held assumptions about what is possible in terms of policy

Everyone likes negative interest rates now

Central banks are starting to flirt with the idea of negative interest rates, though not without rethinking previously held assumptions about what is possible in terms of policy

World Bank president pledges $11bn to support Indonesia

The financial institution is keen to help the Indonesian economy continue on its upward trajectory through new financing commitment

Deutsche Bank slashes $3.8bn in refocus

Strategy rethink comes after tough new regulations on leverage and heavy fine for rigging interest-rate benchmarks

Despite Brazil’s recent slump in financial growth, the Latin American private banking sector has continued to thrive amid a number of challenging reforms

BTG Pactual on weathering Brazil’s economic storm

Despite Brazil’s recent slump in financial growth, the Latin American private banking sector has continued to thrive amid a number of challenging reforms

KFH Capital Investment Company: GCC is opening up to real estate

In the past, Real Estate Investment Trusts have been prevented from reaching their full potential in the GCC, but changing investor attitudes are providing opportunities for growth

Futureview: financial services set to soar in Nigeria

While Nigeria has been hit by low oil prices and political unrest, the country is not without its advantages. Strong development opportunities will continue to grow if companies adapt to the changing climate

A handful of customers form new relationships with banks on a regular basis, so for growth in the banking industry to remain steady, existing customers must be a continual core focus

Saudi Hollandi Bank puts SMEs at the core of customer focus

A handful of customers form new relationships with banks on a regular basis, so for growth in the banking industry to remain steady, existing customers must be a continual core focus

Asia’s new millionaires make investments a family affair

A scepticism towards traditional banking, combined with a chronic talent shortage, has laid the groundwork for an Asian family office market to flourish

Zenith Bank: Nigeria’s economy ‘healthier than ever before’

The banking industry is fuelling Nigeria’s economic recovery, with firms such as Zenith Bank set to play a crucial role in the country’s future