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Banking And Finance

Bank lending standards maintai

July 23, 2018
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Results of the Q2 2018 Senior Bank Loan Officers’ Survey (SLOS) of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas showed that most of the respondent banks continued to maintain their credit standards for loans to both enterprises and households during the quarter based on the modal approach.
 

Metrobank posts 31% income gr

July 23, 2018
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Metropolitan Bank & Trust Company (Metrobank) posted P5.2 billion in net income for the second quarter of 2018, or a robust 31 percent growth from P3.9 billion in the same period last year. 
 

Moody’s affirms rating

July 23, 2018
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Moody’s Investors Service has kept the Philippines’ “Baa2” rating and maintained the outlook at stable, citing “very positive credit features” owing to the economy’s strong growth momentum, ability to weather external headwinds, and improved fiscal strength.
 

Peso-RMB spot market to make

July 23, 2018
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Filipino firms will soon be able to change their renminbi (RMB) into pesos, and vice-versa, at better exchange rates without having to rely on the US dollar as an intermediate peg. 
 

KasamaKA continues to gain str

July 23, 2018
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KasamaKA, FINTQ’s initiative to bridge the gap between the unbanked and financial services, received overwhelming response from two first class municipalities, manifesting that there is still a huge untapped market for financial institutions.
 

Providing an enabling environm

July 16, 2018
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Thank you Association of Philippine Correspondent Bank Officers (APCB) for the opportunity to speak and share the BSP’s initiatives.  ACPB President Arthur Vincent Chung, members, key players and stakeholders in correspondent banking, ladies and gentlemen, Good morning.  
 

BAP sees more jobs in the bank

July 16, 2018
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The Bankers Association of the Philippines (BAP) said that the banking industry continues to open its doors to entry-level applicants who are interested to pursue a career in banking. It added that with over 12,000 bank offices in the country, the banking industry plays a big role in providing jobs in the country. 
 

Pag-IBIG members save over P1

July 16, 2018
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Pag-IBIG Fund reported that its members saved more than P15.53 billion in the first five months of 2018, improving collections from the same period last year. 
 

Standard Chartered Bank suppo

July 16, 2018
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The International Finance Corporation (IFC) recently issued its maiden PHP-denominated bond in the domestic capital markets called the “Mabuhay Bonds”. IFC is the first supranational issuer in the Philippines in over a decade. 
 

FDI inflows reach $3.2B

July 16, 2018
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Foreign direct investments (FDI) yielded net inflows of $3.2 billion from January–April 2018, data from the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas showed.
 

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Column of the Day

Towards a leaner government

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By JOSE BAYANI BAYLON | July 23,2018
‘The more citizens get involved reading and discussing drafts of a new Constitution for the Philippines, and the more drafts are presented, the better the future of the Republic will be!’

Opinion of the Day

Again, on solid waste management

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By DAHLI ASPILLERA | July 23, 2018
“The sea sent back the trash from land as if to remind everyone, rich and poor, that whatever we improperly dispose of, will return and haunt us.”