15 Feb '13, 1am

Singapore's OCBC 4Q Net Rises 12%: Singapore's Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp. (O39.SG) said Friday its fourth-qua...

Singapore's Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp. (O39.SG) said Friday its fourth-quarter net profit rose 12% from a year earlier, thanks mainly to strength in its life-assurance and wealth-management businesses.Net profit for the three months ended Dec. 31 rose to 663 million Singapore dollars (US$537 million), up from S$594 million a year earlier, Singapore's second-largest bank by assets said in a statement. The result was higher than the S$569 million consensus estimate, according to FactSet data. Net interest income eased 0.4% to S$921 million from S$925 million, the lender said. But non-interest income climbed by 32% to S$757 million from S$572 million, helped by a quadrupling of profit from life assurance to S$210 million, and an 18% on-year rise in fee income to S$304 million, thanks to wealth-management income and loan-related fees. "Although the market outlook remains un...

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0455 GMT [Dow Jones] Singapore's STI is down 0.4% at 3277.09, extending losses slightly. "The fundamentals are quite okay....