singapore coping with the high price
Singapore, like Hong Kong, is continuing to benefit from the uncertainty and instability elsewhere in the world, while at the same time struggling to cope with such side-effects of this success as inflation, currency appreciation and a shortage of affordable housing. Helen Burggraf reports.
uk commission pushes for electrified banks
The UK’s new Parliamentary Commission on Banking Standards (PCBS) today called for the Government’s draft banking reforms to include a hard hitting ‘separation power’ that would force a ring-fenced bank to split itself apart completely.
irish luxembourg funds industry associations
The main Irish and Luxembourg funds industry associations have largely welcomed the publication, on Wednesday, of the final so-called AIFM Directive Level 2 regulations, saying that they bring much-needed clarity to the situation.