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Singapore focuses on disclosure in review

The Monetary Authority of Singapore's corporate governance review will address two areas where more disclosure is needed, according to a member of the committee conducting it.
February 28, 2017

BSI closure shines spotlight on due diligence

Private banks were scrambling to review client lists following the Panama Papers leak, even before news of the BSI closure emerged. A raft of new regulations has been tipped.
May 24, 2016

Mandates and payments roundup, February 22

Taiwan's First Commercial Bank selects a reporting solution to comply with Singapore's banking regulations, while China's Spring Airlines awards a payments mandate to AsiaPay.
February 21, 2011

HSBC overhauls Singapore payments and cash team

HSBC hires three and moves five global payments and cash management sales team members to Singapore, while also adding two additional staff in its trade and supply chain business in Hong Kong.
June 07, 2010

Payment news, March 30

Singapore outlines plans to support global commodity derivatives markets and JBIC seals financing deals.
March 29, 2010

Lion City's roar turns into a miaow

Singapore's central bank signals monetary policy easing as the country becomes the first in Asia to fall into recession.
October 12, 2008