financial institutions

Japanese banks’ hunt for capital resumes

Sumitomo follows Mizuho’s footsteps in issuing a Basel III-compliant Tier 2 note, replenishing Japanese banks’ yearly loss of $12 billion in legacy capital.
March 26, 2014

IDBI prints $300m bond amid volatility

The Indian bank sold the first dollar bond from one of the country’s financial institutions since January, braving jittery pre-election market conditions.
March 20, 2014

Citi hires financials banker Peter Yeung

US bank has hired Peter Yeung as a director in its investment banking team covering financial institutions as clients in this area in Asia wrestle with increased regulation and look to raise capital and sell assets.
September 25, 2013

Steven Sun joins Standard Chartered

Sun, who has previously worked with Barclays, UBS and Merrill, will head up the financial institutions coverage for North Asia at Standard Chartered.
November 09, 2012