Target set at Bt30 bn; signings of MOU with eight expected
Foreign investors engaged in big-lot transactions of two big caps, chasing up the share price of Bangkok Bank while dragging down that of Thai Union Frozen Products (TUF) to a two-month low.
The Bank of Thailand (BOT) said "nano-financing" could provide added protection and fairness for consumers along with better management of informal loans outside the financial institution system through the increase of clarity and...
Muang Thai Life Assurance (MTL) says prevailing trends mean more life-insurance products will be designed to cater to "micro-segments" of customers with specific needs.
Siam Commercial Bank has ramped up its advisory role, providing financial solutions to customers to reduce the loan-rejection rate and improve financial discipline amid economic uncertainty and high household debt.
Two banks with wholly owned hire-purchase (lease to own) subsidiaries have adopted completely different strategies in an effort to improve their units' financial performance and increase business opportunities in the sector.
The Thai Bond Market Association believes that the issuance of corporate bonds will continue to expand as more and more corporates are seeking to raise funds in this way. The total value of such bond issues could reach an all-time high this year.
Krungthai Bank and CIMB Thai Bank are the last two lenders to announce their third-quarter performances, both reporting higher net profits year on year, but their non-performing loans (NPLs) increased significantly as well.
The Stock Exchange of Thailand says it will showcase the attractiveness and strength of the Thai capital market and the economy among foreign institutional investors in roadshows in the United States, Malaysia and Singapore in October and November,...
Japan is eyeing Thailand for use as a trade hub and is happy the Kingdom is changing its regulations to facilitate the setting up of an international trading headquarters in the country, according to a Thai deputy prime minister.