In March this year, the price of one bitcoin climbed above the price of one ounce of gold for the first time.
Customers using face-detection technology to make payments has become popular in China where 14% of customers don't carry any cash at all
The report also said that 84 percent of people in China said they are "comfortable" going out with only mobile phones, no cash.
Buildup of restructured loans raises asset quality concerns, more so in Thailand. A substantial share of standard restructured loans turn non-performing in Thailand and Indonesia
Moody’s Investors Service says that the default rate for Asian high-yield non-financial corporates will remain low, registering 2.9% at end-2017.
The Bank of Thailand announced a series of measures aimed at tightening personal unsecured lending
Shadow banking involves acquiring financial capital in an unregulated environment. This involves non-bank financial intermediaries providing firms loans
Moody's Investors Service has revised to stable from negative its outlook for banks in Asia Pacific as banking risks in the region are stabilizing