Tag Archive: Asia Pacific

Deutsche Bank picks up two awards in Acquisition International’s 2016 Finance Awards programme

Deutsche Bank has been recognised with two accolades in Acquisition International’s (AI’s) 2016 Finance Awards programme: Best Commercial Banking Specialist 2016 for Asia Pacific for the Bank’s work supporting corporates in Asia Pacific, and with the Award for Excellence in Risk Management, Singapore. Winning not one, but two of AI’s prestigious and pioneering awards is …

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BPL Global hires Cindy Gunawan to boost Singapore team

BPL Global has appointed Cindy Gunawan as part of its ongoing expansion in the Asia-Pacific region. Formerly a broker specialising in trade finance distribution at Standard Chartered, Gunawan joins at a time of impressive growth for the credit and political risk insurance (CPRI) broker. Indeed, in response to growing demand for CPRI, BPL Global has …

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Deutsche Bank’s Boon-Hiong Chan talks treasury in Asia

Having spoken about the importance of location at the 2015 ACTS Treasury Forum in Singapore, Boon-Hiong Chan, Director, Head of Market Advocacy, Asia Pacific, Deutsche Bank, expands on recent developments in various Asian treasury environments and their attractions as local treasury centre bases. From supply chain- and trade-related factors to regulatory, legal and tax variances, corporates must carefully …

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Commerzbank’s new East Asian heads covered by the specialist press

Commerzbank has announced the appointment of two new representatives for their offices in Taiwan and Vietnam. Hans-Kurt Schäfer (right) will head the bank’s representative office in Taipei, taking over from Thomas Debelic (left) who is to lead the Ho Chi Minh City base. Commenting on the move, Schäfer says: “I am excited to be returning …

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Nancy So, Deutsche Bank, discusses managing regulatory developments and trade in Asia in The Asian Banker

In The Asian Banker, Nancy So – Deutsche Bank’s Head of Institutional Cash Asia Pacific – discusses developments in the Asian market and the surge in sustainable growth. She explains that this growth is coupled by the rise of e-commerce in Asia, which remains unbeaten in its rate of expansion. This could provide a huge …

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Natixis hires new Chief Economist of Asia Pacific

Alicia García Herrero, who has worked at the International Monetary Fund and European Central Bank in the past, has now joined French bank Natixis as chief economist for Asia Pacific. Based in Hong Kong, Herrero will lead the firm’s economic research for the region, and will work in tandem with Natixis’s global research teams. She …

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