15 Mar '13, 4am

Exclusive: Singapore banks likely to drop Malaysia FX reference rate - source

Exclusive: Singapore banks likely to drop Malaysia FX reference rate - source

By Rachel Armstrong SINGAPORE | Fri Mar 15, 2013 12:11am EDT SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Banks in Singapore will likely abandon their reference rate for the Malaysian ringgit, a person with knowledge of the matter told Reuters, handing a victory to Malaysia's central bank as it seeks to control and deepen its onshore currency market. Singapore's foreign exchange market has come under pressure for change since regulators, spurred by a global scandal over bankers rigging key lending rates, ordered reviews last autumn into various rates set by the city-state's banking association. The probes uncovered attempts by traders to manipulate Singapore's rate fixings for certain currencies, fuelling the ire of central bankers in Malaysia and Indonesia who for years have held concerns about the impact of offshore speculation on their own spot currency markets. The Association of Banks in Si...

Full article: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/03/15/us-asia-ndfs-id...

Tweets

Exclusive: Singapore banks likely to drop Malaysia FX reference rate - source - Chicago Tribune

Exclusive: Singapore banks likely to drop Malay...

chicagotribune.com 15 Mar '13, 4am

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Banks in Singapore will likely abandon their reference rate for the Malaysian ringgit, a person with...

@_ko1

docs.rubygems.org 21 Mar '13, 5am

Most gems contain pure Ruby code; they should simply leave the default value in place. Some gems contain C (or other) code...

Interest Rate Falling? - Page 2

forums.condosingapore.com 20 Mar '13, 5am

Quote: Originally Posted by sgp_condo Appreciate some advice on re-pricing and refinance. Call up UOB for refinance as 3 y...

#bitcoin

#bitcoin

americanbanker.com 15 Mar '13, 7pm

I recently had a fascinating chat with the economist Peter Šurda to discuss how nonpolitical cryptocurrencies like bitcoin...

F(X) HANDBAG TYPE 1

F(X) HANDBAG TYPE 1

Welcome To ELF Jr OlShop This Is Our Website for sale Kpop Stuff Main menu Skip to content Home About APA ITU PRE ORDER / ...

N. Korea likely to provoke South this year: Thi...

straitstimes.com 15 Mar '13, 12am

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (centre) and military officers arrive to inspect a live shell firing drill to examine war ...

BeritaSemasa : Jawatan Kosong Perkeso Malaysia ...

beritasemasa.com 16 Mar '13, 8am

Lahad Datu : Malaysia Perlu Henti Bayar RM5,300 Setahun Kepada Pewaris Kesultanan Sulu? Komen Anda? OPS DAULAT Lahad Datu ...

London is already one of the world’s most unequal cities, so why is Boris Johnson proposing a flat tax rate?

London is already one of the world’s most unequ...

neweconomics.org 15 Mar '13, 5pm

From an equality perspective, there is so much wrong with a flat tax rate that it’s hard to know where to start. Progressi...

Jawatan Kosong TNB Malaysia 2013 (Tenaga Nasion...

beritasemasa.com 16 Mar '13, 6am

Lahad Datu : Malaysia Perlu Henti Bayar RM5,300 Setahun Kepada Pewaris Kesultanan Sulu? Komen Anda? OPS DAULAT Lahad Datu ...

MARKET COMMENT: Singapore's STI Down 0.2%; 3250...

foxbusiness.com 20 Mar '13, 2am

0227 GMT [Dow Jones] Singapore's STI is down 0.2% at 3261.56, largely shrugging off fresh eurozone concerns after Cyprus' ...

MARKET COMMENT: Singapore's STI +0.2%; 3270-328...

foxbusiness.com 21 Mar '13, 1am

0126 GMT [Dow Jones] Singapore's STI opens slightly higher, edging up 0.2% to 3254.33 in the wake of positive cues from Wa...

BeritaSemasa : Jawatan Kosong Proton Malaysia 2013

BeritaSemasa : Jawatan Kosong Proton Malaysia 2013

beritasemasa.com 16 Mar '13, 4am

Jawatan Kosong Proton Malaysia 2013 : Proton Malaysia ketika menawarkan 15 jawatan kosong kepada anda yang berminat untuk ...

Exclusive Cort #Acoustic Guitar Deal For the March Holidays: Great Deals Singapore has an…

Exclusive Cort #Acoustic Guitar Deal For the Ma...

greatdeals.com.sg 15 Mar '13, 9am

Don’t miss out this chance to get a Cort quality acoustic guitar. Simply fill out your name and email address below and cl...

BitCoin is looking like a better deposit option...

nytimes.com 16 Mar '13, 9pm

The move — a first in the three-year-old European financial crisis — raised questions about whether bank runs could be set...