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  • Bank resources up 12.36% in January

    March 14, 2017

    The banking sector’s total resources went up by 12.36 percent year-on-year in January to P13.84 trillion from P12.31 trillion, based on central bank data. The universal and commercial banks, which control more than 90 percent of industry assets...

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  • PHL banks likely to post double-digit loan growth

    March 01, 2017

    PHILIPPINE BANKS are likely to see double-digit increases in total loans over the next two years, with the rising share of consumer credit unlikely to be a cause of concern as the lenders remain well-armed against potential shocks, Fitch Ratings...

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  • Bank mergers, acquisitions get BSP perks

    February 27, 2017

    MANILA, Philippines - The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) is offering perks to players who take part in the consolidation of Philippine banks to further enhance the competitiveness of the industry. BSP Deputy Governor Nestor Espenilla Jr....

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