Bank of China Slumps as Lender Lags Peers in Taming Bad Loans

Bank of China Ltd. shares slumped the most in almost four months in Hong Kong after the lender failed to report the same improvements in asset quality as its rivals. The stock lost 3.2 percent to HK$3.90 as of 11:16 a.m. local time, paring its rally this ... ( read original story ...)

Banking on the best

The need for experts in asset management and private banking has prompted the opening of a new course at the University of Hong Kong. The bachelor of finance program is the first of its kind in Asia.Program coordinator and admissions tutor Anna Wong Wai ... ( read original story ...)

Asia pivot helps HSBC post jump in profit

"Our international network continued to deliver strong growth ... and our pivot to Asia is driving higher returns and lending growth, particularly in Hong Kong," HSBC Group Chief Executive Stuart Gulliver said in the statement. HSBC saw return on equity ... ( read original story ...)