July 18, 2022 | 10:00
Real estate businesses are under great pressure as loans are limited and bond issuance is no longer easy. Capital has been an extremely painful problem for the real estate market recently. Since April market liquidity has been low, including primary and secondary goods.
April 18, 2022 | 13:26
The bond market continues to be seen as a positive capital mobilisation channel for businesses and the economy, with some industries faring better than others in this regard.
April 13, 2022 | 09:38
Foreseeing the phenomenal expansion of Vietnam’s financial sector, a number of foreign banks, notably those from Taiwan, are escalating their lending offerings and affordable financing sources to some local banks and brokerage firms.
January 26, 2022 | 15:00
Banks’ loan allocations will be distributed to much-needed sectors, such as production, while the central bank pledges to impose strict oversight over at-risk enterprises, notably over their real estate holdings, hazardous corporate bonds, and stocks in 2022.
November 22, 2021 | 09:35
Home Credit and Standard Chartered Bank entered into a partnership agreement to launch an entrustment lending programme in Vietnam.
October 30, 2021 | 23:42
Units in the VBSP system have made strides to effectively handle all assigned tasks, effectively serving pandemic recovery efforts.
September 20, 2021 | 17:20
Supporting individual customers to weather the health crisis, BAC A BANK is deploying a special $130.43 million loan programme
September 17, 2021 | 08:02
The government has directed the State Bank of Vietnam to set forth a credit support scheme within this month to help local air carriers bolster liquidity.
June 22, 2021 | 09:54
Vietnam Airlines is expected to receive a credit package of VND4 trillion ($173.9 million) soon to help avoid bankruptcy.
June 18, 2021 | 08:00
Banks are coming to grips with a tile of non-performing loans due to the pandemic. Kent Wong, partner and head of Banking and Capital Market at VCI Legal, portrays how the new circular’s debt rescheduling may affect banks, and how foreign banks could deal with distressed loans.
June 07, 2021 | 07:00
The transition from the London interbank offered rate to the risk-free rate will have a wide-ranging impact on banks globally. In the Asia-Pacific region, a significant number of banks will be affected by the transition as most floating rate loans are denominated in USD. Japanese yen loans also make up a significant portion of total exposures.
May 19, 2021 | 09:00
Banks have experienced a significant bad debt formation while implementing strict provisioning to control non-performing loans amid pandemic struggles – however, debt restructuring portfolios will slightly increase in 2021 as related conditions are expanded.
April 08, 2021 | 08:00
The SBV strictly monitors macroeconomic models, monetary systems, and COVID-19 situation to assess bank credit with reference to the national action plan.
July 22, 2020 | 15:01
The State Bank of Vietnam was considering changing the roadmap for adjusting the ratio of short-term funds used for medium and long-term loans, with the aim that banks could lower lending costs and provide preferential rates to aid post-pandemic recovery.
May 30, 2020 | 15:55
José Viñals, group chairman at Standard Chartered, shares the bank’s experience with containing the pandemic and getting through these most turbulent times.