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MAYBANK GO AHEAD. CHALLENGE 20

July 28, 2014
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After a day-long selection packed with intense physical, mental and business case challenges, Maybank has identified the six candidates to represent the Philippines in the Maybank Go Ahead. Challenge Grand Finals to be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia next month.
 

Government debt down to 39.2

July 28, 2014
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Philippine debt metrics continued to improve as an effect of the Aquino administration’s proactive liability management agenda. 
 

Bank of England mulls case for

by Reuters on July 28, 2014
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LONDON - Bank of England officials discussed this month whether there was a case for an early interest rate rise, but there were concerns about hurting the recovery, minutes of their policy meeting showed.
 

Bank settlements create windfa

by Reuters on July 28, 2014
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NEW YORK - U.S. authorities’ $8.9 billion settlement last month with French bank BNP Paribas for sanctions busting will pay for New York cops to get live computer feeds of street crime and for new carpets in the offices of prosecutors, among many other things.
 

New Zealand CB raises rates

by Reuters on July 28, 2014
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WELLINGTON - New Zealand’s central bank lifted its official cash rate by 25 basis points to 3.50 percent as expected on Thursday, but then suspended its rapid-fire run of interest rate rises to study their impact on the economy.
 

Renaissance funds perform well

by Reuters on July 28, 2014
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BOSTON - Two funds at Renaissance Technologies, one of the world’s biggest hedge funds, are performing better than the average hedge fund, but the company has stopped selling them in Europe because local marketing rules have been tightened.
 

Moody’s says banks’ capital r

July 21, 2014
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Moody’s Investors Service says that Asia Pacific banks have been active in issuing Basel III securities that contain contractual bail-in terms, even though the region has been cautious in implementing statutory resolution and bail-in regimes in comparison to more rapid progress in the US and Europe.

Enhancing banks’ competitivene

July 21, 2014
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It is always a pleasure to join BAIPHIL when it celebrates milestones, including leadership transitions. To us at the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas,... BAIPHIL is a vital strategic partner. 

StanChart, Globe boost financi

July 21, 2014
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Standard Chartered Bank Philippines announced its partnership with G-Xchange, Inc. (GXI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Globe Telecom, to launch Straight2Bank Wallet in the Philippines, making it one of the first countries in Asia where this service is available. 

ECB will reveal ‘trove of dat

by Reuters on July 21, 2014
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LONDON - The European Central Bank (ECB) laid out plans to publish a trove of data on individual banks - ranging from measures of their leverage to a standard level of non-performing loans - on individual banks when it completes a landmark review.

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By BERNARD KARGANILLA | July 19,2018
‘Jose Rizal’s life is serialized as a Japanese manga (comics).’

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By PHILIP S. CHUA | July 19, 2018
‘Growing old is a great privilege denied many. Let us relish every second we have left.’