From investors' perspective, Vietnam's banks are among the most palatable in Asia at present.
The Volcker rule aims to reduce risk-taking by preventing banks from using their own capital to make speculative bets
"The threat is persistent, adaptive and sophisticated - and it is here to stay."
A prospective issue from a major Vietnamese bank is likely to attract widespread investor interest
Any rate hike could deal a big blow to Vietnamese firms since their foreign rivals borrow from foreign banks at...
Represent almost a five-year low
Credit growth reached 8.54 percent as of July 29 against the end of 2015
Vietnamese banks expect deposits in the dong currency to grow, but expect a decline in foreign currency deposits
1MDB is being investigated for money-laundering in several countries.
Switzerland's tradition of banking secrecy has helped to make it the world's biggest offshore financial center
"You don't know how long that is going to last and indeed we don't know the magnitude," Federal...
The cap is currently 30 percent but if the banks' plans succeed, foreign investors could end up owning more than...
"After Brexit, a UK recession is guaranteed but a bad loan won't materialize for around 18 months."
The SWIFT network - which allows banks to process billions of dollars in transfers each day - is considered the backbone of...
Their profitability was still the lowest in the region