COMMENTARY

THE past year has seen two largely unexpected outcomes: Brexit and US President Donald Trump - which caught the markets, the media and the polls by surprise.

J PMORGAN Chase and BNP Paribas expect foreign companies to sell more yuan bonds in China this year, after the government allowed the two banks to underwrite corporate notes last month.

SOVEREIGN wealth funds (SWFs) pulled US$37.8 billion from global stock and bond markets in 2016, data from research firm eVestment showed on Monday, although fourth-quarter flows showed a slowdown in...

BEING part of the global billionaire class is beyond the imagination of most people. At the threshold of US$1 billion, a 5 per cent return would yield an annual interest payment of US$50 million -...

THE Trump stock market rally has displayed formidable staying power, yet there are reasons to be uneasy.

WITHIN hours of assuming office, Donald Trump began issuing executive orders and policy proposals to fulfil his campaign promises. But if Mr Trump really wants to "make America great again...

HE IS the most successful and influential investor you have probably never heard of. His writings are so coveted and followed by Wall Street that a used copy of a book that he wrote several decades...

COMMENTARY

GARY Cohn should know better than to sow fear of dysfunctional US markets. Mr Cohn, who recently stepped down as chief operating officer at Goldman Sachs to go to Washington, lived through the 2008...

AMONG its Asian peers, the renminbi has dropped the most against the US dollar recently and aggravated Asia's economic challenges in the face of a strong US dollar. Is China finally joining the...