Jefferies gets Singapore futures licence

Since the acquisition of Prudential Bache in 2011, Jefferies has expanded its listed derivatives team in Asia, and the Singapore office will be key to servicing new and existing clients in the region.


Banking experts do not rule out a Maybank merger with RHB

Said one banker: “Don't rule out a potential merger with (RHB Cap's subsidiary) RHB Bank Bhd. After all, the major shareholders in both the banks need to lower their stakes. And creating a giant banking group will bode well for both partie