Saturday January 19, 2019 17:42

Stocks and Financial Services Press Releases

KASIKORNBANK announces 2018 net profit of Baht 38,459 Million Stcoks—18 Jan 19

Mr. Patchara Samalapa, President of KASIKORNBANK, said KASIKORNBANK announced net profit for the year of 2018 of Baht 38,459 Million, an increase of Baht 4,121 Million or 12.00% over the previous year. Operating performance for the year of 2018 compared

Siam Commercial Bank Partners with Chaixi Bameekiao and Visa To facilitate QR payment for noodle franchise Stcoks—17 Jan 19

- Ms. Pimjai Tongmee, SCB's Payment Product Sales and Delivery Division Executive Vice President - Mr. Panrob Kamla, President of Chaixi Bameekiao Co. Ltd - Mr. Suripong Tantiyanon, Country Manager for Visa Thailand "Siam Commercial Bank" (SCB)

Global economic growth expected to slow in 2019 Stcoks—16 Jan 19

The global economy as a whole is expected to slow in 2019 as G7 countries return to long-run average growth rates, according to new projections from PwC in its latest Global Economy Watch. PwC expects that the pick up in growth of most major economies

CIMB THAI announces 2018 financial results with increased in operating income due to loan growth Stcoks—15 Jan 19

- Net interest income increased THB 544.3 million YoY mainly from loan expansion and higher interest income on investments. - Profit before tax of THB 271.2 million. - NPL ratio of 4.3% compared to 4.8% YoY due to more efficient risk management policies

Siam Commercial Bank reported 2018 net profit of Baht 40.1 billion Stcoks—18 Jan 19

Siam Commercial Bank and its subsidiaries announced net profit of Baht 7.1 billion in the fourth quarter of 2018 and Baht 40.1 billion for 2018 (based on unaudited consolidated financial statements), a 7.1% yoy decrease from a year ago. Total operating

Johnson Johnson Completes Acquisition of Ci:z Holdings Co., Ltd. Stcoks—18 Jan 19

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) today announced the completion of the acquisition of Ci:z Holdings Co., Ltd. (TYO: 4924) (the "Company") for a total purchase price of approximately JPY / CNY230 billion. The acquisition was completed through a series of

Isotropic Systems Raises $14 Million in Series A Funding Led by Boeing HorizonX Ventures to Advance Stcoks—16 Jan 19

- Isotropic's approach to next-generation integrated terminal creates profound change in terminal economics and performance to unlock the satellite industry's full potential Isotropic Systems Ltd., the next-generation integrated satellite terminal

QNB Group: Financial Results for the Year Ended 31 December 2018 Stcoks—16 Jan 19

QNB, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region, announced its results for the year ended 31 December 2018. (Photo: https://mma.prnewswire.com/media/808498/QNB_Group_Head_Office.jpg ) Net Profit for the year ended 31

KTC decreases interest and usage fee to Bt. 199 for applying KTC PROUD Revolving Stcoks—14 Jan 19

Ms. Phichamon Jitpentham, Vice President - Personal Loans, "KTC" or Krungthai Card Public Company Limited, helps lighten the loads of consumers' money usage by providing the special privilege to pay a lump sum of Bt. 199 for interest and usage fee for

Photo Release: Bangkok Bank organizes #Anyone Can Save campaign Encouraging people to get into the Stcoks—14 Jan 19

Bangkok Bank is organizing the 'Anyone Can Save' campaign to encourage children and parents to save and get into the savings habit for future financial stability. Customers who open a Sinmathaya Subthawee or Sinmathaya Subthawee-Bualuang Kids account get

TRUE GROUP TO ISSUE THE DEBENTURES OF TUC NO.1/2019 ON 21-23 JANUARY 2019 OFFERING ALTERNATIVE Stcoks—14 Jan 19

True Move H Universal Communication Company Limited or TUC, True Group's subsidiary, is preparing to issue unsubordinated and unsecured debentures with debentureholders' representative no. 1/2019 tenor 2 years and 5 years, fixed coupon rate of 3.80% per

Photo Release: KBank joins hands with Bangchak to offer KBank Service at Inthanin and Stcoks—14 Jan 19

Mr. Tipakorn Saiphatana (center), KBank Executive Vice President, Mr. Somchai Tejavanija (second from left), Chief Marketing Officer and Senior Executive Vice President, Bangchak Corporation PCL., and Mr. Viboon Wongsakul (first from left), Managing

Photo Release: CAT Telecom entrusts KTAM to manage its provident fund for another 3 Stcoks—14 Jan 19

Ms.Somsri Soontrapirom, President of employee provident fund of CAT Telecom Public Company Limited (third from right), which was already registered, accompanied by Mrs. Chavinda Hanratanakool, Chief Executive Officer of Krungthai Asset management (KTAM)

Rockwood Capital adds Tara McCann and Injong Kim to Capital and Client Strategies Stcoks—14 Jan 19

Rockwood Capital, LLC ("Rockwood"), a private real estate investment firm, today announced that it has added two senior professionals to its Capital and Client Strategies team: Tara McCann, as Managing Director, and Injong Kim, as Director. Both will be

Fitch Ratings: Dispute Settlement Costs Trim DTAC#s Rating Headroom Stcoks—11 Jan 19

The announcement by Thailand's third-largest mobile operator, Total Access Communication Public Company Limited (DTAC; BBB/AA(tha)/Stable), that it has agreed to a settlement with state-owned CAT Telecom Public Company Limited (CAT) potentially reduces

January 2019 Investor Confidence Index remains neutral as it falls for the third straight month due Stcoks—10 Jan 19

"January 2019 Investor Confidence Index remains neutral as it falls for the third straight month due to concerns over US trade policy, capital flows after US and Thai policy rate increases, and weaker global economic growth forecasts. Nevertheless,

Photo Release: Bangkok Bank celebrates Childrens Day 2019 by giving BE HAPPY notebooks and Blink Stcoks—10 Jan 19

Bangkok Bank Executive Vice Presidents Pochanee Kongkalai gave BE HAPPY notebooks and Blink Blink writing kit to schools, communities and government agencies that will organize activities for children on Children's Day 2018. The notebooks will be

Dorae Inc. Completes Series B Financing Stcoks—09 Jan 19

Dorae Inc., the physical commodities cloud, has completed its USD 50 million valuation Series B financing to accelerate its global expansion. Dorae's Series B participants include North American and European investors. Aethel Partners acted as the

Photo Release: KBank appoints two Senior Executive Vice Presidents and two Executive Vice Stcoks—09 Jan 19

KBank Board of Directors resolved to appoint two Senior Executive Vice Presidents including Mr. Silawat Santivisat (second from left) to be in charge of the Corporate and SME Division, and Mr. Chongrak Rattanapian (third from left), to be in charge of

Photo Release: HSBC PARTNERS WITH 2C2P TO OPTIMISE PAYMENTS COLLECTIONS SERVICES FOR CORPORATES IN Stcoks—09 Jan 19

HSBC in Thailand has partnered with 2C2P (Thailand) Co. Ltd., Southeast Asia's leading payment services provider, to offer an omni-channel collections service for its corporate clients. This efficient new solution will enable corporates in Thailand to

Photo Release: KTC does a lucky draw for an exlcusive Japan travel trip in celebration of Stcoks—09 Jan 19

Recently, Mrs. Pranaya Nithananon, Vice President - Credit Card Business, "KTC" or Krungthai Card Public Company Limited, along with Ms. Varunee Sangsirinavin (third person from the left), Vice President, Noble Restaurant, and Ms. Sumana Jongwattanapirom

The Royal Canadian Mint honours bravery and sacrifice by dedicating its 2019 Proof Silver Dollar to Stcoks—09 Jan 19

With each new year, the Royal Canadian Mint maintains the tradition of issuing an annual silver dollar to commemorate a story of national significance. This year, the Mint is proud to honour Canada's pivotal role in the successful Allied invasion of

Fitch Rates MBKET#s Thai Baht Subordinated Debentures #AA(tha)# Stcoks—08 Jan 19

Fitch Ratings (Thailand) has today assigned a National Long-Term Rating of 'AA(tha)' to Maybank Kim Eng Securities (Thailand) Public Company Limited's (MBKET; AA+(tha)/Stable) upcoming Thai baht-denominated subordinated debentures. MBKET will issue up to

SET market report for 2018 Stcoks—07 Jan 19

The Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) Index ended 2018 at 1,563.88 points, down 10.8 percent from end-2017, while the average daily trading value of SET and Market for Alternative Investment (mai) in 2018 surged 15.1 percent to THB 57.67 billion (USD 1.75