OCBC builds anew with 60 years’ history

Singapore’s OCBC Bank has 60 years of experience banking in Myanmar as it looks to build its presence following its licence win last month. Tan Chor Sen, OCBC’s international head, said having a Myanmar branch is important as the country is the next up-and-coming destination for business in the region. “We are possibly the only […]

Bangkok Bank awarded banking licence in Myanmar

Investment thesis BBL is the only Thai bank with a significant offshore operation (26-full-service branches) or much business outside of Thailand (17% of its total lending). That makes it the banker of choice for Thai firms with major operations overseas or that are looking to expand abroad. It also has the highest loan loss coverage […]