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GLOBAL mutual funds bought more Singapore shares than they sold in the three months to June 24. In the period, there were net buys of S$1.3 billion based on the top five stocks, and net sells of S$...

FOR years, private equity firms operated behind a curtain of mystery when it came to how they passed along expenses to investors. The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is now beginning to pull...

THERE are some problems that not even US$10 trillion can solve.

AFTER almost three decades of investing in Japanese stocks without pushing companies for higher returns, Naoki Fujiwara says it's finally time to change...

JAMES B Lee Jr, a towering figure on Wall Street, was remembered at his funeral mass on Monday as a father, a friend and an investment banker possessed of boundless energy, sprawling interests and a...

FOR bond traders trying to decide who will succeed Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner as Argentina's next president, Credit Suisse Group AG has a simple answer: It really doesn't matter...

FOR some, they are the scourge of Wall Street. Yet short-sellers - investors who stake bets against stocks - are often the first to sound the alarm on a market's froth or a company's fraud...

ON a recent flight, Susanne Alexandor saw an advertisement for currency-hedged exchange-traded funds (ETFs). The promotion on the seat in front of her highlighted just how aggressively these...

SOME of Europe's strategists and largest investors are recommending loading up on the region's equities once the Greek impasse ends - no matter what the outcome...

GOLDMAN SACHS has spent 146 years largely as the bank of the powerful and privileged. Now, the Wall Street powerhouse is working on a new business line: providing loans that can help you consolidate...