Soaring equity-linked issuance threatens investor protection; new measures to be announced in November
Swiss regulator claims USD3.8bn of 1MDB money went via Falcon; MAS also fines DBS, UBS for control failures.
Ex-chairman alleged to have offloaded stock in advance of US fine.
CBA acknowledges “poor customer outcomes”, failed to commit on victims’ compensation.
Singapore the largest source of assets from overseas including property, gold and land.
FSC vice chairman also quits, chairman to be replaced by Huang Tien-mu.
Clarification follows unusual step of public warning on internal AML controls.
Mega Bank now under scrutiny for suspect transactions between Chicago and Panama.
Committee confirms institutions can be compliant with its Core Principles without implementing Basel I, II or III.
But assessment report warns of need to enhance supervision of all financial institutions.