ANZ's enterprise-wide digital approach helps profit gain

ANZ continues to undertake an enterprise-wide approach to its technology investments, such as simplifying its banking processes, which has helped deliver positive results for the first half of the 2015 financial year.


Australia's Westpac H1 earnings disappoint

Westpac Banking Group, Australia's No. 2 lender by market value, missed first-half profit forecasts and announced its smallest dividend rise in 6-1/2 years


Listed banks in China see profit growth fall flat

Sixteen listed banks in China turned in lackluster reports for their performance in the first quarter, with nine of them scoring single-digit growth for their net profits and 13 having profit growth lower than the the same period last year, according to B


Agricultural Bank of China profit up 1.5 percent

Agricultural Bank of China Ltd., one of the country's four major state-owned commercial lenders, says its quarterly profit edged up just 1.5 percent as the country's economic growth slowed


Nomura net profit rises 17%

The latest quarterly results show some recovery in fixed income trading after calm credit markets weighed on investors' trading activities.


HDFC’s Q4 profit up 8%

On a consolidated basis, net profit increased 10% to Rs2,646 crore, from Rs2,415 crore in the corresponding period last year


ICICI Bank Q4 net rises 10%

ICICI Bank matched street expectations on Monday with the profit rising 10.2 percent year-on-year to Rs 2,922 crore in the quarter ended March 2015


YES Bank Q4 profit seen up 28%

Commenting on the results and financial performance, Rana Kapoor, Managing Director & CEO, YES BANK said, “YES Bank has delivered another satisfactory Quarter, and overall Financial Year across all key parameters of growth, profitability and as


Korea’s NPS posts 5.25% return for 2014

South Korea’s National Pension Service (NPS), the world’s fourth largest pension fund, secured a return of 5.25% for 2014, with AUM rising to around 470 trillion won (US$432.4 billion) as of December 31


Affin braces for challenging conditions

Affin Holdings Bhd, which operates Affin Bank, expects a slower loan growth of 8% for 2015 and foresees a five to 10 basis points (bps) compression in net interest margin (NIM) ranging between 2.4% and 2.45%