Login Subscribe
 

Login

  Username
  Password
    Remember Me
   
 

Not a subscriber/registered visitor?

The Asian Banker website offers registered readers and subscribers a wide range of valuable research and analysis on the financial services industry.

All visitors must register to gain access. Access to selected news, research and our regular e-newsletters is free for up to 5 days from the time they are posted. Detailed research content and archieves are accessible only to paying subscribers.

If you wish to review our data subscription packages for full access to all data and research, please find the subscription options here.
   
The Benchmarking Centre
Retail Banking Working Group
Our Rankings and Diagnostics
Bankquality.com
The Best Retail Financial Services Players
By Business Line
Channels & Distribution
Transaction Banking Working Group
Risk & Regulation Working Group
Financial Technology
Data & Analytics Working Group
List of Leading Practitioners





Articles and opinions by Research

Profile Photo
Banks embrace digital innovation but find it hard to make substantial changes to its conventional business model
Date: May 29, 2017   |   Author: Research | Research Note
In the quest to create financial ecosystems, banks believe they can stay relevant to a customer’s financial needs.
Profile Photo
How a fintech outgrew banks in the mobile wallet market in Vietnam
Date: May 11, 2017   |   Author: Research | Research Note
MoMo grew into the largest mobile wallet provider in Vietnam by offering a better user experience and forging early partnerships with incumbent players.
Profile Photo
The taming of the Chinese insurance industry
Date: Apr 07, 2017   |   Author: Research | News Analysis
China’s insurance industry is undergoing transformation as the authorities try to reign in the speculative practices of some players.
Profile Photo
P2P lending: Collaboration will be the key to success
Date: Feb 15, 2017   |   Author: Research | Research Note
Fintech, the latest buzzword in the peer-to-peer lending sector, has carved a niche for itself in a short span of time. As banks tighten their seat belts for the new-age disruption, they are showing strong affinity towards collaboration with the marketplace lenders to secure their customer proposition.
Profile Photo
New competitors are catalysts for growth in mobile payments
Date: Feb 06, 2017   |   Author: Research | Research Note
Mobile payments are expected to surge in the next few years, driven by technology and analytics. However, banks are facing tough challenges from non-bank competitors offering more attractive services.
Profile Photo
DBS – Preparing for a digital future
Date: Jan 27, 2017   |   Author: Research | Research Note
DBS Group’s retail and wealth business has been accelerating income generation since 2013. However, the bank continues to face an uphill struggle with some of its overseas retail markets.
Profile Photo
Vietnam’s retail banking is playing a risky game
Date: Jan 11, 2017   |   Author: Research | Research Note
Economies of scale, profitability, and developing a comprehensive service proposition remain major challenges in Vietnam's growing retail banking industry. A long-term sustainable future will depend on how banks execute a right risk-reward balance.
Profile Photo
What we learnt from the digital disruptors in China
Date: Jan 06, 2017   |   Author: Research | Proceedings Report
The Asian Banker China Innovation Tour 2016, held from November 21 to 25, offered insights into the operations, strategies, technologies and values that innovative Chinese e-commerce and fintech companies develop and deploy. They provide a roadmap for organisations attempting to compete in the new connected and digitised marketplace.

 




Retail Banking Working Group
Our Methodology
The following sections outline our proprietary methodology, which subscribers can use as a guide to understand the various research notes and analysis.
Advisory Board
Other Commentators
We Follow
We follow bloggers who provide alternative, meaningful, serious and sometimes irreverent insights into the industry