BAYER AG is joining with hedge-fund giant Viking Global Investors for a record wager in the burgeoning world of agricultural technology, the latest bet that farmers are going to need new tools to...

[HONG KONG] The bubble may be about to burst for commodities pumped up by China's efforts to reform its steel industry, presenting a compelling opportunity for investors to sell, according to...

[OSLO] European high-yield investors should prepare for shakier times.

HEDGE fund manager Desmond Lun's 21 per cent average return over the last four years springs from an unlikely source - a petri dish of algae...

US hedge fund managers began warming to President Donald Trump soon after his surprise election ignited a powerful stock market rally. Now, his dramatic tax cut plans give them even more reasons to...

[LONDON] British hedge fund manager Alan Howard has raised more than US$700 million from outside investors for a new fund that he will solely manage, two sources with knowledge of the matter told...

KATAKURA Industries Co, a Japanese company founded more than a century ago, is no stranger to reinvention. Once a silk producer, it has diversified into making underwear, manufacturing fire engines,...

[HONG KONG] China's 2015 market crash sparked a surge in Asian trading for futures exchange giant CME Group as Chinese funds hedged their risk offshore and growth prospects remain strong, the...