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Brexit and weaker economic growth hit HSBC's performance
Date: Aug 22, 2016   |   Author: Shenming Wang | Research Note
HSBC will continue reshaping its business and conduct cost-saving strategies amidst a weak performance in its European, Latin American, and North American businesses.
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Increasing credit card usage opens opportunities for Chinese banks
Date: Aug 12, 2016   |   Author: Research | Research Note
China Merchants Bank and China CITIC Bank are developing their credit card businesses to stimulate retail income.
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The merger of equals: What’s next for UAE banks?
Date: Aug 02, 2016   |   Author: Amandeep Ahuja | News Analysis
The merger of First Gulf Bank (FGB) and National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) is set to change the banking landscape in UAE and the Middle East. The combined entity is expected to become the largest bank by assets in the region, with the financial strength and expertise to drive UAE’s economic growth.
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Jibun Bank thrives without a branch network
Date: Jul 28, 2016   |   Author: Research | Case Study
Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ and local telco, KDDI, joined forces to create Jibun Bank, a mobile-only bank that has become the largest and most profitable mobile bank in Japan.
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Pioneering a mobile-first approach to remittances
Date: Jul 11, 2016   |   Author: Research | Research Note
The development of digital platforms that enable direct global money transfer is a nascent but fast growing business model from the remittance industry. The model does not envisage traditional banks as part of the long term plans, and competes with the largest global money operators head on.




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