[TOKYO] Japanese retail investors are pulling out of a popular bear market fund as a rally in the benchmark Nikkei index to 26-year highs prompts many market participants to ditch their contrarian...

[HONG KONG] SoftBank Group is nearing a deal to invest about US$400 million in Ping An Insurance (Group) Co's healthcare portal ahead of the Chinese company's initial public offering (IPO...

[SYDNEY] Prospects for a winding back of central bank stimulus this year, along with a potential pick-up in global inflation, have boosted the risk of greater fluctuations in asset markets that have...

[TOKYO] Japan pushed back its projections for achieving a primary budget surplus by two years to the 2027 fiscal year on Monday, highlighting the difficulty of restoring fiscal health as spending...

[TOKYO] The dollar sagged against its peers on Monday as a US government shutdown dented sentiment, although losses were limited for now as investors took a wait-and-see stance on developments in...

[PARIS] The world's richest one per cent raked in 82 per cent of the wealth created last year while the poorest half of the population received none, Oxfam said Monday, as the world's elite...

[HONG KONG] Pengyuan Credit Rating (Hong Kong) is building out a new team to analyse the credit worthiness of companies looking to sell offshore bonds, the latest Chinese ratings firm to expand...

UNITED Overseas Bank (UOB) is piloting a new branch concept at its Tampines branch to meet the needs of families and young professionals.

BRITISH banks, asset managers, insurance and pension funds won't have full access to the European Union's (EU) single market after Brexit, French President Emmanuel Macron has warned. ...

THE rebound of global growth is sounding the death knell for easy money, so debt markets should see the backs of central banks in 2018, although a gradual withdrawal should help avoid a new tantrum...