THE demand for yield is forcing money managers to pile into debt offerings even when they sense that prices might not be so attractive, said Mark Luschini, the chief investment officer of Janney...

FINANCIAL markets rebounded strongly in July, with the MSCI AC World index gaining 1.9 per cent while global bonds saw returns of 2.1 per cent. The portfolio rose 1.6 per cent over the month, keeping...

MAINBOARD-LISTED Cosco Shipping International (S) Co, after revealing a proposed acquisition of an Indonesian shipping business following Friday trading close, posted a 43 per cent decrease in its...

MAINBOARD-listed GSH Corporation saw its net profit soar to S$71.7 million in the second quarter - a reversal from a net loss of S$3.2 million in the previous year.

UK-BASED St James's Place Wealth Management (SJP) has set its sights on expansion in Asia beyond its traditional core market of UK expatriates. The firm recently opened a new office in Raffles...

INVESTORS seeking the "next China" need look no further - on every measure, its southerly neighbour, Vietnam, fits the bill. There is the high growth rate in labour productivity, the strong...

JUST how long do we need to delay taking a holiday in Australia? The Reserve Bank of Australia, and Singapore tourists, hope the strength of the Australian dollar is temporary but the chart suggests...

ONE of the key engines of Australia's five-year housing boom is losing steam...

WALKING through Vanguard Group's headquarters in Malvern, Pennsylvania is a lesson in naval history. Paintings of the 18th-century ship that inspired the company's name jostle with...

TRADE ministers of the BRICS nations - Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - will meet in Shanghai next week under the shadow of rising trade spats and border tensions between the group...