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Marketing Adverts all sound very encouraging don’t they? But what has been your experience with High St banks.

You will read these statements like:  “Receive support and advice”  “Transform your business”  “RIGHT BY YOU” on the United Overseas Bank’s Singapore division website . Sounds very encouraging doesn’t it? But, does the UOB Bank really take pride in caring for the local people and business community or does their marketing and business assessment strategy leave some high and dry instead of swimming in the happy service they so confidently portray on their website? The shocking truth about their assessment system with the new accounts may be a real cause…

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StanChart robbery suspect detained by British authorities, Singapore working on extradition

SINGAPORE – David James Roach, the suspect in the 2016 Standard Chartered Bank robbery case, has been detained by the British authorities and Singapore is working to extradite him. Roach, a 28-year-old Canadian national, was detained in London last Thursday (Jan 11) following a request from Singapore, said the Attorney-General’s Chambers (AGC) and the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) in a joint statement on Monday. Singapore has an extradition treaty with Britain. Roach is accused of robbing the Holland Village branch of Standard Chartered Bank of $30,000 on July 7, 2016. Roach allegedly handed the teller a…

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