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BREAK your financial life into chapters. Assign a high point, a low point and a turning point to each chapter. What's the story and what stands out? It sounds like a party game. But it was a...

GLOBAL mutual funds were net buyers of Singapore shares in the three months to March 18. Based on the top five stocks in play, there was S$1.2 billion worth of buys compared to sells of S$908.3...

THE retirement accounts of millions of Americans have long contained shares of stalwart companies like General Electric, Ford and Coca-Cola. Today, they are likely to include riskier private stocks...

IN India, it is a leading electric utility - Jaiprakash Power Ventures - that, having increased its debts thirtyfold in six years, is now selling off facilities and negotiating with lenders to avoid...

GLOBAL mutual funds were net buyers of Singapore stocks in the three months to March 11. Based on transactions on the top five stocks, there were net buys of S$1.16 billion, compared with net sells...

THE European Central Bank (ECB) has started its QE. What will happen to yields in the eurozone? It is tempting to look at what happened in the United States. The Federal Reserve started its first QE...

WARREN Buffett is taking a victory lap, and on the 50th anniversary of his reign at Berkshire Hathaway he is entitled to it. From a failing New England textile company, Berkshire became the vehicle...

GLOBAL mutual funds were net buyers of Singapore stocks in the three months to March 4. Based on the top five stocks transacted, there were net buys of S$1.07 billion compared to net sells of S$774.5...

THE rich are different from you and me, though maybe not quite like we think they are.

SOMETHING unusual is happening to prices in the US right now: they are falling. The recent sharp decline in petrol prices is part of the story, but there is now growing fear that the Federal Reserve...