Tag: Bank Lending

Banks Tighten Lending to Real Estate Sector: BSP

Posted on 15 August, 2013 by Jodee Redmond under Worldwide Property News

The Bangkok Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) has released a report saying that banks reporting tighter overall credit standards for commercial real estate loans outnumber ones reporting the opposite. The banks are continuing to indicate signs of increased... Read More

Banks to Release Local Lending Data

Posted on 28 July, 2013 by Kirsten Kennedy under Business News

Since the financial crash triggered full-scale recession in 2008, high street banks have proven somewhat wary about lending. This issue is limiting the growth opportunities for SMEs and has become so severe that the government has been forced to step in with... Read More

Business Lending Predicted to Rise in 2013

Posted on 1 May, 2013 by Kirsten Kennedy under Economy

Since the economy took a turn for the worst in late 2008 and the country was plunged into recession, banks have been increasingly unwilling to lend to small businesses. Taxpayer bailouts have made chains such as RBS and Lloyds careful about gambling with what... Read More