Latest Intelligence on Financial Services in Thailand

Published within

« | 1 | » »|

Type Product title / description Pub Price
Expert View
Expert View

Balance is key to averting Asian credit card turmoil

Recent events in South Korea have overshadowed more general concerns about the direction of Asian credit card markets. While turmoil in South Korea has been the most high profile, Datamonitor's Alex Boorman argues that the contributory factors are not too dissimilar from those that are noticeable elsewhere in the region...

Published By Datamonitor
13 Feb 2004
CommentWire
CommentWire

Kasikornbank: seeking HNWs through premium services

Thailand's fourth largest lender, Kasikornbank, has officially launched Signature Private Banking services in an attempt to attract wealthy individuals living in the country. The private banking venture should be a success, providing the bank leverages from its existing customer base and large branch network throughout Thailand.

Published By Datamonitor
25 Jul 2008
Expert View
Expert View

HSBC's Thai sale will not interfere with the rebalancing of its assets under management

HSBC announced on January 25 that it is selling its retail banking and wealth management arm in Thailand to the Bank of Ayudhya, in a deal valued at THB3.56bn ($112m). The disposal by HSBC is evidence of a further refocus on higher growth markets within the targeted region of Asia Pacific.

Published By Datamonitor
31 Jan 2012
Expert View
Expert View

Number of millionaires in emerging Asian economies set to overtake Western Europe in 2013

According to Datamonitor statistics, the emerging Asia Pacific economies are set to have a greater number of millionaires than Western Europe by 2013. This largely results from the emergence of the Indian and Chinese economies, which have experienced significant export-driven growth. Internal demand is also becoming increasingly important, and is helping to increase the number of millionaires.

Published By Datamonitor
12 Mar 2012
Expert View
Expert View

Bank of Ayudhya steps up targeting of Thai affluent individuals

Bank of Ayudhya has announced the rebranding of its private banking business as Krungsri Exclusive. Furthermore, it announced a target of THB300bn ($9.5bn) in assets under management (AUM) for the end of 2012. This highlights the growing importance of wealth management to local Asian banks and the trend toward greater competition provided by local players in the Asia Pacific wealth market.

Published By Datamonitor
31 Jul 2012

« | 1 | » »|

No help is available.