DBS Group Holdings Ltd (DBSM.SI)
18 Aug 2017
* CEO sees oil, gas support sector risks persisting (Adds comments from CEO in paragraph 3, details of results)
SINGAPORE, Aug 4 DBS Group Holdings, Singapore's biggest lender, reported an 8.5 percent increase in quarterly profit that came in line with market expectations, boosted by strong loan growth.
* For first half of 2017, directors have declared an interim one-tier tax-exempt dividend of 33 cents for each dbsh ordinary share
July 28 DBS Group Holdings Ltd appointed Hou Wey Fook as chief investment officer of consumer banking and wealth management, effective early September.
* Pdf 1: DBS Group Holdings Ltd (Acquisition Of Additional Interest In Axs Pte. Ltd.)
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) SINGAPORE, July 19 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has assigned Singapore-based DBS Group Holdings's (DBSH, AA-/Stable) senior unsecured notes a rating of 'AA-'. The securities will be the first green bonds to be issued by a Singapore banking group. The net proceeds from the notes will be used for DBSH's finance and treasury activities, and are to be allocated towards financing green assets or projects that meet specific eligibility criteria, as
HONG KONG, July 18 (IFR) - DBS Group Holdings, rated Aa2/AA- (Moody's/Fitch), is marketing five-year US dollar Green bonds at Treasuries plus low 80 basis points area, the first offshore Green bond offering by a Singaporean issuer.
HONG KONG, July 17 (IFR) - DBS Group Holdings, rated Aa2/AA- (Moody’s/Fitch), has hired banks for a potential offering of US dollar Green bonds, which would be the first offshore issue of this kind from a Singapore issuer.
* Transaction is not expected to have any material impact on company's financial position for current financial year Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
(The following statement was released by the rating agency) SINGAPORE, June 02 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has assigned Singapore-based DBS Group Holdings Ltd's (DBSH, AA-/Stable) USD750 million floating-rate notes due June 2020 a rating of 'AA-'. The notes will be issued under DBSH's USD30 billion global medium-term note programme. KEY RATING DRIVERS The notes are rated at the same level as DBSH's 'AA-' Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR), as they constitute direct, unsecured and unsubordinated obl