Published by Wealth Briefing Asia – 17th April 2017
Scandinavia-based Nordea has confirmed the arrival of Fredrik Lager as head of Nordea Bank, Singapore branch, having had a career to date in the realm of private banking in Asia and northern Europe. He takes over from the former GM, Kim Osborg Nielsen, who takes on a more “front-office” role as head of private banking, working with the lender’s larger clients in the region.
PETALING JAYA : CIMB Group Holdings Bhd has appointed Olivier Crespin as the chief fintech officer for its newly created unit CIMB FinTech which will actively explore new and innovative banking solutions.
Hong Kong attracted some US$400 million of venture capital investment in financial technology companies from 2014 to 2016, ahead of many regional peers, the Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, Professor K C Chan said today.