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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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  • Bank lending growth steady at 17.3% in August

    February 27, 2017

    MANILA, Philippines - Bank lending growth remained steady in August on the back of strong demand from corporate and retail borrowers, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) reported yesterday. BSP Governor Amando Tetangco Jr. said outstanding...

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