Southeast Asia’s new consumers

Southeast Asia’s economic boom is creating a new middle class, one which will help shift the balance of global demand over the next few decades and open up opportunities for the region and the world

Improving working capital by centralising treasury operations within the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC)

Asia’s new economic powerhouse emerges as the perfect location for a central treasury function.

Asia’s electronics industry

China’s boom still leaves plenty to go round

Accessing ASEAN's opportunities for treasury

With its strategic location and burgeoning economy, Southeast Asia offers many benefits to businesses looking to set up treasury centres within the region. Kelvin Tan, Head of Commercial Banking, HSBC Singapore explains the benefits and how companies can capitalise on the opportunities the region presents.

Asia’s food inflation risks

Across emerging Asia, policymakers have improved the response mechanism to food crises and the global outlook is currently favourable