Stronger than expected fourth quarter growth in Singapore led economists to upgrade their 2017 projections for the city state, an official survey showed.
Former Goldman Sachs banker Tim Leissner received a 10-year ban from Singapore for links to the scandal-hit Malaysian state investment fund 1MDB.
Asia is playing catch-up in the race towards greater gender diversity on company boards.
Europe ended Friday's session on a negative note, as weakness in the US, a fall in commodities and underwhelming earnings weighed on sentiment.
Asia markets traded lower after a mixed finish in the U.S. on the back of remarks made by U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin.
Dickie Wong of Kingston Securities says he's not optimistic about Standard Chartered's profitability.
Asia markets traded mixed, while South Korean shares hit highs not seen since mid-2015 during the Tuesday session.
The money mill that undergirds many of China's aggressive assets buying in Hong Kong may be coming to a temporary halt, the SCMP reports.
The Monetary Authority of Singapore on Friday moved to prohibit former Goldman Sachs banker Tim Leissner from financial market activity in Singapore.
U.K. bank, Standard Chartered has named the Bank of Spain’s former deputy governor, Jose Vinals, as its new chairman. CNBC’s Emily Tan reports.
StanChart needs to navigate choppy waters in emerging markets, says Ivan Li of Sinopac Securities.
StanChart is on the defensive as it deals with a slowdown in China and emerging markets, Says Alex Wong, director at Asset Management.
StanChart needs needs to control asset quality, find growth and cut costs, says Huarong International Securities' Jackson Wong.
European markets closed higher with investors closely following developments in Italy and an OPEC deal.
The Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) announced a revised capital plan on Wednesday.
Asia markets traded mixed as traders looked ahead to key global events including an OPEC meeting and the U.S. nonfarm payroll report.
Standard Chartered will cut one in every 10 of its global headcount in corporate and institutional banking, according to media reports.
HSBC and Standard Chartered are the most at risk of failing the BoE stress test due to an exposure to Chinese credit; RBC Capital analysts.
Most Asian markets dropped more than 1 percent, after a poll showed the GOP's Donald Trump leading rival Hillary Clinton.
Standard Chartered reported falling income and lacklustre third quarter trading on top of fresh compliance worries.