Friday April 18, 2014 19:26

Stocks and Financial Services Press Releases

Photo Release: SCB toasts role as underwriter for successful issuance and offering of 15 billion baht in Thai Oil PCL baht bonds Stcoks—18 Apr 14

Siam Commercial Bank (SCB) together with Bangkok Bank (BBL), Bank of Ayudhya (BAY), and Kasikorn Bank (KBank), as underwriters, toast the successful offering of Thai Oil PCL baht bonds worth 15 billion baht. Thai Oil Chief Executive Officer and President

Photo Release: KBank in collaboration with the Japanese industrial sector supports Japanese SME operators in Thailand. Stcoks—18 Apr 14

Recently at Tokyo, Japan, KASIKORNBANK Chairman of the Board Mr. Banthoon Lamsam, Mr. Norihiko Fukuda, Mayor of Kawasaki City, and Mr. Takashi Noda, Chairman of the Ota City Industrial Promotion Organization, signed an MOU on provision of Thailand and

Photo Release: KTC and AP present urbanites with 100x Forever Rewards points and interest-free Stcoks—18 Apr 14

KTC and AP present urbanites with 100x Forever Rewards pointsand interest-free installment option for six monthson payment of reservation and contract fee for 13 AP condominium projects along BTS routes. “KTC” or Krungthai Card Public

SCB ANNOUCES FIRST QUARTER PROFIT OF BAHT 13.1 BILLION Stcoks—17 Apr 14

Siam Commercial Bank announced today its first quarter, 2014 net profit of Baht 13,129 million, flat year-on-year (and 11.7% higher than the preceding quarter). Despite a sluggish economic environment, the Bank reported year-on-year growth in both net

Bangkok Bank reports first-quarter net profit of Baht 9.0 billion Net profit up 16.6% Operating Stcoks—18 Apr 14

Bangkok Bank reported a consolidated net profit of Baht 9.0 billion for the first quarter of 2014, an increase of Baht 1.3 billion or 16.6 percent from the fourth quarter of 2013. Net interest income rose by Baht 194 million while non-interest income

KASIKORNBANK announces the first quarter of 2014 net profit of Baht 11,939 Stcoks—18 Apr 14

Mr. Teeranun Srihong, President of KASIKORNBANK, said KASIKORNBANK announced net profit for the first quarter of 2014 of Baht 11,939 Million, a rise of 25.32% from the previous quarter and 18.14% over the previous year. Operating performance for the

GOLD and UV shareholders advised to be cautious on asset valuation in related party Stcoks—18 Apr 14

The SEC urged shareholders of GOLD and UV to carefully study information on valuation of GOLD’s assets in a proposed related party transaction at the upcoming shareholders’ meeting on Monday 21 April, 2014. Referring to a proposal to sell 35

CIMB Thai Bank posts 1Q2014 net profit of THB 440.7 million, a YoY surge of 40.8%, mainly from Stcoks—18 Apr 14

CIMB Thai Bank posts 1Q2014 net profit of THB 440.7 million, a YoY surge of 40.8%, mainly from income growth of 36.7%, mainly from net interest income, trading and FX & Derivatives Mr. Subhak Siwaraksa, President and Chief Executive Officer, CIMB

Dehesa School District, CA GO Bonds Assigned #AA-# Rating Stcoks—18 Apr 14

SAN FRANCISCO (Standard & Poor's) April 17, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services said that it assigned its 'AA-' long-term rating to Dehesa School District, Calif.'s 2012 election, series A general obligation (GO) bonds. At the same time,

Santa Paula, CA Wastewater Revenue Bond Outlook Remains Pending Arbitration Results Now Stcoks—18 Apr 14

SAN FRANCISCO (Standard & Poor's) April 17, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services affirmed its 'A+' long-term rating on Santa Paula Utility Authority, Calif.'s wastewater enterprise revenue bonds, issued for the City of Santa Paula. The

Mobile Mini Inc. Corporate Credit Rating Raised To #BB# From #BB-# On Improving Financial Outlook Stcoks—18 Apr 14

- We expect portable storage unit and mobile office unit leasing company Mobile Mini Inc. to continue gradually improving its financial profile as a result of increased utilization and lease rates and continued debt paydown. - We are raising our

Masisa S.A. Assigned Preliminary #BB-# Outlook Proposed $300 Million Notes Rated Preliminary Stcoks—18 Apr 14

- Chile-based wood panel producer Masisa S.A. plans to issue its first international notes for up to $300 million to refinance part of its debt. - We are assigning our preliminary 'BB-' issuer credit rating to Masisa and our preliminary 'BB-' issue

IMF Completes Eleventh Review Under an EFF Arrangement with Portugal, Approves 851 Million Stcoks—18 Apr 14

April 17, 2014 The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) today completed the eleventh review of Portugal’s performance under an economic adjustment program supported by a 3-year, SDR 23.742 billion (about €26.58 billion)

NASDAQ OMX#s SMARTS Wins Best Sell-Side Surveillance Product Stcoks—17 Apr 14

Waters Technology's 2014 Sell-Side Technology Awards Select SMARTS Broker as 'Best Sell-Side Market Surveillance Product' NASDAQ OMX (Nasdaq:NDAQ), the world's leading provider of market technology, was recently selected for 'Best Sell-Side Market

Thai Clearing House discloses its practice standard prescribed by PFMI Stcoks—17 Apr 14

Thailand Clearing House Co., Ltd (TCH), under The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) group, will disclose its information on clearing and settlement services, as well as risk management on www.thaiclearing.com since April 11, 2014. The disclosure is in

Fitch Affirms Noble Groups Guaranteed Bonds at AAA(tha) Stcoks—17 Apr 14

Fitch Ratings (Thailand) Limited has affirmed Noble Group Limited’s (Noble; BBB-/Stable) THB2.85bn guaranteed bonds due 2016 at National Long-Term ‘AAA(tha)’. The bonds, which are guaranteed by Credit Guarantee and Investment Facility

Photo Release: Bangkok Bank conducts Songkran traditional ceremony Stcoks—17 Apr 14

Bangkok Bank Executive Chairman Kosit Panpiemras (left), Executive Vice Chairman Deja Tulananda (3rd from left), Directors Amorn Chandarasomboon (2nd from left), H.S.H Prince Mongkolchaleam Yugala (4th from left), and Senior Executive Vice President

TMB nets THB1,602 million profit in first quarter Stcoks—17 Apr 14

TMB Bank Public Company Limited today announced its first quarter results of the Bank and its subsidiaries of a pre-provisioning profit of THB3,159 million and a net profit of THB1,602 million, a drop of 12 % from 1Q2013. NPL ratio declined slightly from

Thai bourse launches first index derivative warrants on SET50 Stcoks—17 Apr 14

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) starts trading the first five derivative warrants on SET50 index scheduled to be launched today, underlining SET’s commitment to provide various products to meet investor demands. Proportion of DW trading

SEC revises disclosure on debt securities of foreign bank branches Stcoks—17 Apr 14

The SEC requires disclosure of foreign bank branches as issuers of debt securities to focus on information of branches. Meanwhile, both credit ratings of the banks and the issuing branches must be provided to better reflect credit risk. SEC

Bank of China NY signs MOU with Deutsche Bank Stcoks—17 Apr 14

Bank of China New York and Deutsche Bank today signed a Memorandum of Understanding expanding their cash management relationship by utilizing Deutsche Bank’s new Guaranteed US Plus solution to process Bank of China New York’s international

Lombard Odier names Jean-Louis Nakamura as AP CIO Stcoks—17 Apr 14

Lombard Odier is pleased to announce that it has appointed Jean-Louis Nakamura as Chief Investment Officer (CIO) for the Asia-Pacific region. Deputy CIO for Lombard Odier Investment Managers, the bank’s institutional asset management arm, Mr.

Citi appoints Patrick Dewilde AP head of markets and securities Stcoks—17 Apr 14

HONG KONG/SINGAPORE – Citi today announced the appointment of Patrick Dewilde as Asia Pacific Head of Markets and Securities Services, subject to regulatory approval. In his new role, he will be a member of the Asia Pacific Operating Committee,

Liberty Series 2014-1 Trust RMBS Assigned Ratings Stcoks—17 Apr 14

MELBOURNE (Standard & Poor's) April 17, 2014--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services today assigned its ratings to seven of the eight classes of residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) issued by Liberty Funding Pty Ltd. in respect of Liberty