Financial institutions move to address funding squeeze in Asia

Funding dilemmas


The spectre of an imminent Greek sovereign default during the past quarter and a Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing by US broker MF Global on October 31, have contributed to risk aversion and a liquidity squeeze in the Asian markets. This has resulted in some banks and other institutions finding it difficult to source US dollars as well as some local currencies.

However, a number of financial institutions in the region with favourable liquidity positions and good credit ratings are turning the

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to View our subscription options

If you already have an account, please sign in here.

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here