Blog posts tagged to "credit growth"

  • In Singapore, corporate debt-to-GDP and loan-to-deposit ratios have grown significantly in recent years.

    How can Asia keep looming financial challenges at bay?

    Published on Tuesday, 22 May 2018

    The region’s financial architecture is stronger and more resilient than 20 years ago, but it faces new challenges.

  • In recent years, Malaysia, Singapore, and Pakistan have experienced rapid credit growth that brought their debt-to-GDP ratio close to the threshold that defines a credit boom.

    Has Asia's debt risen too quickly?

    Published on Wednesday, 13 May 2015

    Debt has ballooned in developing Asia following the 2008-2009 global financial crisis, supported by plentiful global liquidity. With the US Federal Reserve about to raise interest rates, data from the Asian Development Outlook 2015 gives a clearer picture about the possibility of a credit slowdown in the region.