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Singapore to help crypto firms set up bank accounts while staying vigilant

Some crypto firms have complained that there’s a regulatory vacuum that hampers their Singapore operations because they are unable to open local bank accounts.


DBS CEO says fintech firms need more scrutiny by regulators

The DBS CEO has long been a vocal advocate of the need for banks to meet the challenge posed by insurgent fintech companies


Wealth managers getting ‘crazy’ pay hikes in HK, Singapore

Competition to manage the money of Asia’s burgeoning army of millionaires has pushed pay hikes for wealth managers to the highest in more than a decade.


Credit Suisse sees Asia wealth race shift from key hubs to new cities

After Singapore and Hong Kong, the focus of wealth managers in Asia is shifting to cities such as Manila, Jakarta and Shanghai.


For Deutsche Bank, rich Asian millionaires drive strong growth opportunities

Few businesses offers such eye-watering opportunities for global banks right now as catering to Asia’s swelling millionaire class.


This Singapore family office is hoarding cash as trade war threat looms large

Kamet Capital Partners plans to maintain its cash holdings at about 40% of assets under management, its CEO said.


Swiss private bank Julius Baer considers acquisitions, partnerships for Asia growth

It has identified China, India and Indonesia as “core markets” together with Singapore and Hong Kong


Liechtenstein bank to expand wealth management operations in Asia

VP Bank has been adding headcount in Singapore and Hong Kong, and is eyeing partnerships with a view to gaining more wealthy Chinese clients


Singapore finds its fintech ambitions hampered by immigration curbs

The city-state’s goal of becoming a high-tech financial hub are running into real-world problems of labour supply and demand.


Morgan Stanley sees China’s billionaires fuelling its Asia wealth business

China has been minting billionaires at a faster rate than the U.S., drawing the attention of private bankers at firms like Morgan Stanley, UBS Group AG and Credit Suisse Group AG.