The decision to cut 5% of Asian relationship managers at its wealth management arm is a tacit admission by the US bank that its targeting of lower-end millionaires was a mistake.
China’s interest in becoming a football power is growing, as is the wealth of its tycoons. Struggling UK football club Aston Villa might be a sound investment.
East Asia and Latin America have much to learn from each other but it will need curious minds on both sides.
The China Securities Regulatory Commission's public castigation of six local credit rating agencies is well overdue but welcome. The companies now need a thorough revamp.
Whether it’s from Donald Trump or Bernie Sanders, the anti-trade movement in the US presidential election would boost China’s prospects, not America’s.
The government wants to merge state companies in sectors with overcapacity, yet doesn’t want them to cut jobs. It's asking for trouble.
The country should form new bad debt agencies, encourage foreign distressed debt specialists and create a proper bad debt resolution process, or risk a full-blown credit crisis.
Robert Pakpahan, Indonesia’s director general of budget financing and risk management, tackles questions as the country embarks on roadshows for a new global sukuk.
China needs an overarching financial regulator to help maintain financial stability as the country opens up its capital account.
Baring's head of Asian debt investment explains why market dislocation is providing investment opportunities.
David Pierce of HQ Capital reflects on his 20-year career in private equity in Asia and looks at the road ahead for China.
David Pierce has a 20-year career in private equity in Asia and has run HQ Capital's Asia business since 2014. Here, he gives his views on the outlook for private equity in Asia.
FinanceAsia's final ranking of the finance ministers of the region's 12 biggest economies.
In the UK, the Chinese conglomerate has bought House of Fraser and wants to partner with Hamleys. Could a strategic alliance with M&S be next?
The Philippine secretary of finance is honoured for the second year in a row as he prepares to bow out after helping transform the country's economic reputation.