17 August, 2011
Purisima’s Philippine balancing act
7 March, 2021

Diokno’s FIST law gives Philippine banks a boost, but do they need it?

March 7 2021 Benjamin Diokno, governor of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP), the central bank of the Philippines, […]
21 September, 2020

The Philippines: Covid-19 Helps a Digital Revolution

Asiamoney, September 21 2020 Many Filipinos switched to digital channels during lockdown. Bankers think customers are unlikely to […]
21 September, 2020

Finance and the Philippines: Diokno wants an A after Covid

Asiamoney, September 21 2020 There’s a team made up of staff from Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas and the […]
9 July, 2020

Wirecard: Philippines’ Anti-Money Laundering Chief Explains the Investigation

Euromoney, July 9 2020 Attorney Mel Georgie Racela runs the Anti-Money Laundering Council Secretariat in the Philippines, one […]
7 July, 2020

Wirecard a Transparent Opportunity for the Philippines

Euromoney, July 7 2020 The country’s response to the scandal is a chance to show good governance One […]
9 May, 2019

How Multilateral Development Banks Moved to Asia

Euromoney, May 9 2019 Read the full article here: https://www.euromoney.com/article/b1f9w2kjgk5f6s/how-multilateral-development-banks-moved-to-asia The alphabet soup of multilaterals in the region has […]
9 May, 2019

50 Years of Asia: Nestor Tan, BDO Unibank

Euromoney, May 9 2019 Read the full article here: https://www.euromoney.com/article/b1f7q903xx4ryt/nestor-tan-move-fast “I’ll share with you something one of my mentors […]
1 November, 2018

Pernia: Philippines’ Infrastructure Build Won’t Depend on China

Euromoney, November 2018 The Philippines’ Build Build Build infrastructure drive is one of the most ambitious in the […]
18 October, 2018

Asia is Sanguine About Global Shocks

Euromoney, October 2018 Two themes, a sort of call-and-response, dominated the IMF annual meetings in Bali in October. […]
20 June, 2018

Espenilla Befriends the Banks who Once Feared Him

Euromoney/Asiamoney, June 2018 Before taking the top job at the Philippine central bank, Nestor Espenilla Jr was known […]
1 June, 2018

Blue Finance: The Philippines Declares War on Waste

Euromoney, June 2018 In April Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte took a characteristically drastic step. He closed Boracay. It […]
12 April, 2017

Philippine Banks Boom Despite the Politics

Euromoney, April 2017 There is an uncomfortable acceptance in Philippine business right now. People will tell you, conspiratorially, […]