[SYDNEY] The Australian dollar climbed to a three-month peak on Thursday while its New Zealand counterpart stood near its highest since February, largely due to a weakening US currency as investors...

[SHANGHAI] China's yuan strengthened further against the US dollar on Thursday to its highest level in seven and-a-half months, reflecting the dollar's broad weakness...

[NEW YORK] Capital One Financial Corp was alone among big US banks in stumbling through the Federal Reserve's annual stress tests, getting conditional approval to distribute capital to...

EXPORT Development Canada (EDC), Canada's export credit agency, recently opened its first global branch outside Canada in Singapore to help grow its business in China...

THE Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority (Danish FSA) signed a financial technology cooperation agreement which aims to help fintech companies in...

[NEW YORK] The US dollar touched its lowest level against the euro in a year on Wednesday after hawkish comments from the head of the Bank of England added to speculation that monetary policy in...

BNP Paribas expects to be among the top five private banks in Asia-Pacific in three to five years, spurred mainly by organic growth, said Vincent Lecomte, co-CEO of BNP Paribas Wealth Management on...

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THE euro surged to a one-year high on Wednesday, adding to its biggest daily gain in more than a year a day earlier following a change in tone by European Central Bank president Mario Draghi.

HUGH Young understands the appeal of passive investing - it's one of the faster-growing offerings at his firm, Aberdeen Asset Management Plc. But that doesn't mean he likes it...

IN the US$870 billion world of Japan Inc employee pension funds, he's known as the unusual idealist who's long danced to his own tune...