Asia


“Markets only value banks they can understand”


“Markets only value banks they can understand”

May 2011

(Part 2 of 3) Conversation with Aditya Puri, managing director of HDFC Bank, India, on – defining customers clearly – HDFC Bank’s management model – knowing what risks to take


“Poised for growth”


“Poised for growth”

May 2011

(Part 1 of 2) Conversation with Yvonne Chia, Group Managing Director and CEO of Hong Leong Bank, on RoE growth – Growth into a regional role – Risks of doing business in China


“Singapore Exchange after the failed ASX bid – what next?”


“Singapore Exchange after the failed ASX bid – what next?”

May 2011

(Part 1 of 3) Conversation with Muthukrishnan Ramaswami, president of the Singapore Exchange, on the Australian government’s reaction to SGX’s bid for the Australian Securities Exchange – building infrastructure – strategy in Asia.


“Singapore Exchange after the failed ASX bid – what next?”


“Singapore Exchange after the failed ASX bid – what next?”

May 2011

(Part 2 of 3) Conversation with Muthukrishnan Ramaswami, president of Singapore Exchange, on the China market – Global mergers and acquisitions – Risk perception and profiling


“Poised for growth”


“Poised for growth”

May 2011

(Part 2 of 2) Conversation with Yvonne Chia, Group Managing Director and CEO of Hong Leong Bank, on concerns regarding global themes such as Basel III – Customer retention – Possibilities of becoming a target of acquisition


“Singapore Exchange after the failed ASX bid – what next?”


“Singapore Exchange after the failed ASX bid – what next?”

May 2011

(Part 3 of 3) Conversation with Muthukrishnan Ramaswami, president of Singapore Exchange, on the events leading to the ASX acquisition bid – Competition and co-operation in the Asia region


“I am committed to organic growth.”


“I am committed to organic growth.”

February 2011

Conversation with Piyush Gupta, CEO of Development Bank of Singapore Group, on the challenges of refocusing the bank in his first year of leadership – creating a corporate treasury to put surpluses to work – building out a Singapore loan book – pushing cross-sell to increase fees


“China’s economic policy is increasingly being shaped by public opinion”


“China’s economic policy is increasingly being shaped by public opinion”

February 2011

(Part 1 of 2) Conversation with Rana Mitter, Professor of History and Politics of Modern China, University of Oxford
China’s historical relationship with international bodies – China’s view of sovereignty and a history of invasions