Standard Chartered Bank, the oldest foreign bank in the Philippines, sees the country sustaining a pace of growth above 7 percent this year and next year on the back of strong private consumption and investment growth.
By Doris C. Dumlao
Gokongwei-led conglomerate JG Summit Holdings Inc. is raising as much as P30 billion from the issuance of retail bonds to partly fund its investment in Manila Electric Co.
By Conrado R. Banal III
As it turns out, none other than the Court of Appeals, the CA itself, now stands in the way of this troubled financial company from getting back its own money amounting to some P270 million.
By Jerome Aning
The Department of Justice (DOJ) has ordered the filing of criminal charges against an official of the Standard Chartered Bank Philippines for allegedly making false assertions before the court by deliberately withholding information that the bank had gotten collateral for its loan to a local firm.
By Jaymee T. Gamil
A Makati court has ordered an international commercial bank to return P233.6 million in loan payments made by a Philippine investment firm after it found that the payments had been covered by a global settlement by their parent companies.