BDO Unibank Incorporated - updates

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BDO net income up 1.2% to P5.9 B in Q1 2018

Apr 20, 2018 - 5:33 PM

The Sy-led bank also targets P31 billion in net income for this year as it plans further expansion into under-served markets

BDO defends request to DOJ over tax cases in Cebu

Mar 21, 2018 - 9:25 PM

BDO Unibank, owned by the Philippines' richest man Henry Sy Sr, argues it has a legal right to request that the Department of Justice designate an acting prosecutor

IN QUESTION. BDO has one of the largest distribution networks, with more than 1,000 operating branches and over 3,000 ATMs nationwide. Photo from Wikipedia

BDO makes EMV card shift, to disable old magnetic stripe cards by Feb 1

Jan 25, 2018 - 3:10 PM

The bank encourages customers who still have the magnetic stripe card to have it replaced at BDO branches on or before January 31

MORE SECURE. EMV cards have an embedded chip in them which helps protect against fraud better compared to cards that use the magnetic strip

BDO, World Bank tie up for $150-million green bonds

Dec 10, 2017 - 10:00 PM

The World Bank is the sole investor in the issuance which is expected to curb 93,000 tons of carbon dioxide emissions per year by 2022 through the funding of climate-smart projects

8 Philippine companies among world's largest listed firms

May 25, 2017 - 8:00 PM

SMIC BDO JG Summit Ayala Top Frontier Metrobank Aboitiz and Meralco – with a combined market value of 72 4 billion – make it to Forbes 2017 Global 2000 list

LISTED. 8 Philippine companies were included in the Forbes' list of 2000 largest public companies in 2017.

Artificial intelligence reinventing banking in PH

Apr 24, 2017 - 2:00 PM

Banks in the Philippines are starting to invest in artificial intelligence

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE. AI is changing the face of banking in the Philippines. Rappler file photo

BDO guards turf from giant ASEAN lenders

Apr 20, 2017 - 8:49 PM

Operating in a seamless regional economic bloc the Philippines largest lender is wary of bigger banks entering the Philippines

HIGHER LENDING. The country's dominant bank continues stable growth in net income in the first quarter of 2017, mainly due to higher loan accounts

How BDO is locking in Japanese SME clients

Mar 29, 2017 - 8:30 AM

The Philippines largest bank in terms of market capitalization partners with Japan s Shinkin Central Bank

STRATEGIC DEAL. Shinkin Central Bank occupies a well-established position in Japan's financial industry as it supports growth of 264 Shinkin banks, which serves SMEs and local residents. Rappler file photo

Property, banking fuel SM Investments' net income

Mar 01, 2017 - 9:10 PM

The Sy family s property and banking businesses continue to drive their conglomerate s financial performance

UPBEAT. SMIC says its property unit accounted for 39% of total earnings in 2016, with banks comprising 37% and retail 24%. Photo by Chrisee Dela Paz/Rappler

BDO submits permit requirements to continue Cebu operations

Feb 06, 2017 - 5:57 PM

The Cebu City government has said it might close 26 BDO branches after finding out that these are operating without business permits

IN QUESTION. BDO has one of the largest distribution networks, with more than 1,000 operating branches and over 3,000 ATMs nationwide. Photo from Wikipedia

Hans Sy retiring as SM Prime president

Jul 05, 2016 - 8:00 PM

But Sy will remain highly involved in the company s overall strategic direction as chairman of SMPHI s Executive Committee and member of the board

BOW. SM Prime President Hans T. Sy leads the opening of SM Angono, the company's 50th mall, on Friday, November 14, 2014. Photo from SM Supermalls Facebook page

BDO nets record income in 2015: P25B

Apr 22, 2016 - 6:54 PM

But income for the first quarter of 2016 is down by 9 8 on trading and foreign exchange losses

DETAILING EARNINGS. BDO's Board of Directors give stockholders an in-depth look at the bank's recent performance at its 2016 Annual Stockholders' Meeting held in Makati on April 22. Photo by Chris Schnabel/Rappler

7 banks extend operating hours to help decongest ports

Apr 04, 2016 - 5:30 PM

These banks are Deutsche Bank Security Bank Asia United Bank Metrobank RCBC BDO and EastWest

EXTENDED HOURS. The Bureau of Customs says it is already seeing faster movement within ports in terms of released shipments over the weekends

MPIC borrows P16.5B to fund project

Dec 02, 2015 - 7:32 PM

Its bank loans will be used for investments in several projects and other corporate purposes

BORROWINGS. The Manuel Pangilinan-led conglomerate has earmarked P401-billion ($8.49-billion) spending from 2015 to 2020. Photo by Chrisee Dela Paz

SM, Berjaya execs to PH: Focus on vocational training than K to 12

Oct 13, 2015 - 5:22 PM

For a country like ours we need more vocational schools We need labor and we need that for economic growth I don’t think we re in dire need of special skills at this point SMIC s Teresita Sy Coson says during FGCEO2015

 STRENGTHEN VOCATIONAL TRAINING. For SMIC's Teresita Sy-Coson and Berjaya's Vincent Tan, vocational schools will allow more people to qualify and work in industries here and abroad, like business process outsourcing (BPO) companies. Coson's photo by Forbes, and Tan's photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

BDO completes acquisition of largest rural bank

Jul 22, 2015 - 12:59 PM

The Henry Sy led bank cements its foothold in the Philippine banking industry by taking over Mindanao based One Network Bank

Fitch affirms BPI’s investment grade

May 04, 2015 - 8:30 PM

BPI along with BDO and Metrobank are seen to maintain relatively high core capitalization in the medium term