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AskST: How safe are deposits with foreign banks in Singapore?

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

Reader Stanley Ong wrote in to askST about the safety of banks in Singapore.

He wrote: “We believe that local banks (DBS, OCBC and UOB) are safe. 407 more words

Current Affairs

Customer Service Means Nothing to Wells Fargo

If you are looking for a worthwhile banking establishment, keep on going. Wells Fargo does not have the ability to offer the kind of customer service that the rest of the world expects. 294 more words

Progress Report

I deeply apologize for being missing in action for two weeks, though I’m certain you’ll understand, as I have been cracking down on my finances, and am willing to share my progress with you. 236 more words


Zelle p2p payments push to compete with Venmo now has 19 US FI backers

The US finance industry is slowly getting its ducks in order to try to compete with the likes of PayPal-owned social payments platform Venmo. Today bank network operator… 516 more words


Fracking protest sees Ryedale mother and daughter set up home in Barclays

A mother and daughter installed a sofa, plants and coffee table at a branch of Barclays in York this morning to bring home their opposition to the bank’s investment in fracking. 635 more words


TD Ameritrade to buy Scottrade in $4B cash-and-stock deal

NEW YORK (AP) — Online brokerage TD Ameritrade is buying Scottrade in a $4 billion cash-and-stock deal that would tie up two major players in the day trading industry during an era when an increasingly large number of investors are choosing index funds over stock picking. 161 more words