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Singapore's Oversea-Chinese Banking profit up 5%; bad debts swell

SINGAPORE -- Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp., Singapore's second-largest bank by assets, said Thursday its net profit rose 5% on the year to 943 million Singapore dollars ($677 million) for the third quarter ending in September.

Despite a drop in the bank's net interest margin and higher provisions for bad loans, its bottom line was lifted by better performance in its wealth-management business and its Indonesian unit.

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