BELGRADE, June 29 (Reuters) - Serbia's central bank said on Monday it had introduced measures to limit transactions of Greek-owned commercial banks with their parent banks in Greece to prevent a spillover of negative effects on the Serbian banking sector.
SYDNEY, June 29 (Fitch) A plan to remove the 75% statutory limit on the loans/deposits ratio (LDR) for China's commercial banks should contribute to enhancing financial system transparency around credit exposures, reduce the incentive to retain risk
* Says plans to invest in three commercial banks for a combined 650 million yuan ($104.70 million)
SHANGHAI, June 25 (Reuters) - Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Ltd (ICBC) is interested in participating in the London gold price benchmarking process, a company official said on Thursday.
BEIJING, June 24 (Reuters) - China is to scrap the country's longstanding loan-to-deposit ratio requirement, the latest in a series of measures to reform the country's commercial banking sector and get more lending into a slowing economy.
franchises, says Fitch Ratings. The highly fragmented sector is unable to service the financing needs of some major infrastructure projects. Capital requirements will rise fivefold to KES5bn (about USD50m). Forty-three commercial banks operat
* Analysts expect move to boost bank shares (Adds estimate of potential for extra lending)
BEIJING, June 24 (Reuters) - China's cabinet said late on Wednesday it had passed a draft amendment to the country's commercial banking law, removing a longstanding loan-to-deposit ratio requirement, in order to boost bank lending amid slowing economic growth.
* Says plans to invest 400 million yuan ($64.45 million) in Jilin Jiutai Rural Commercial Bank
Fitch Ratings has affirmed the Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) of Tai Fung Bank (TFB) at 'BBB/F2', Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (Macau) Limited (ICBC Macau) at 'A/F1' and Banco OCBC Weng Hang, S.A. (BWH) at 'A+/F1'. They