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As a region, Asia is in the growth phase in terms of supply chain finance (SCF). Growth across global and regional banks range between 0-50%, and average about 20%-30%. Not only are local MNCs and large corporates seeking supply chain finance programs, but unmet demand in current global programs continued to be filled. It is not surprising that SCF is of the greatest focus to banks.Read more
Once again, numerous countries in east and southeast Asia are bracing for a super typhoon. With sustained winds of up to 240km/h, Super Typhoon Mangkhut is the strongest storm of 2018 and predicted to be the most powerful to hit Hong Kong since records began. It eclipses Typhoon Jebi which hit Western Japan recently and Typhoon Hato which wrecked widespread damage in Macau last year.
On 23 January 2018 Jakarta felt a 6.4 magnitude earthquake. This event and others like them can happen without warning and cause injury or loss of life, damage to property and assets, and also affect companies’ ability to operate their businesses resulting in a loss of revenue or profit.
Cyber security clearly is a boardroom issue for Directors and Officers now, what you should do to transfer the risks of liability out?Read more