IN 2018, Goldman Sachs Group Inc will be doubling down on the global economy. "Late-cycle optimism" is the chief theme underpinning the bank's seven top trade theses, as outlined in a...

STOCK markets came to life and surged ahead in October; global equities climbed 2.6 per cent for the month. Fixed income on the other hand saw minute losses of 0.3 per cent, driven by a rise in...

ALLIANZ plans to boost real estate investment in China, announcing on Friday the launch of a US$750 million fund that targets malls in major cities such as Shanghai and Beijing.

AIRBNB has acquired London startup Accomable to expand home-renting opportunities for people with disabilities, the latest expansion as Airbnb grows its global travel business.

DBS Bank has finally made it into the big table in Asia's surging bond market, in a field dominated by the bulge bracket Western banks. It is one of two Asian banks in the top 10 Asia ex-Japan...

THE best way to crush the crowd in 2017? Buy the things everyone insisted would never keep going up.

ASIA ex-Japan equities have posted a stellar performance year-to-date (up 31 per cent in US dollar terms and 25 per cent in local currency terms as of end-September). However, we find that market...

INVESTMENT-GRADE companies are making a late-year rush to the debt markets, and investors are choking on the supply.  With more than US$24 billion of bonds already priced this week, following record...

AS US markets swim in sea of red, trading in the largest high-yield exchange-traded funds has skyrocketed to dizzying levels.

AFTER a decade of flooding economies with money, key central banks next year will finally start turning off the tap.