Types of Deposit-Taking Institutions
Find out about the different types of deposit-taking institutions and their permitted activities.
Deposit-taking institutions in Singapore operate as full banks, wholesale banks, merchant banks or finance companies. Find out about the regulations, updates and licensing for such institutions.
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MAS conducted thematic inspections on the operational risk management standards and practices of selected banks, with a focus on third party risk management. The paper sets out MAS’ supervisory expectations, good practices, improvement areas and case examples observed from the inspections.
Risk-based capital adequacy requirements for reporting banks incorporated in Singapore.
Requirements for all banks in Singapore when making provisions for and writing off bad debts.
Requirements for all finance companies on the provision for and writing off of bad debts.
Guidelines for all financial institutions covering MAS' general approach to Islamic banking regulations.