EDITORIAL

ONLY a few months ago, pundits were warning that we were heading towards new wars in the Korean Peninsula and the Middle East that may evolve into global confrontations and include the use of nuclear...

SINCE independence, Singapore has stood out in the Asia-Pacific for attracting foreign direct investments (FDI) through its free, open and diversified economy.

THE BOTTOM LINE

DECEMBER always has a rash of economic forecasts for the year ahead. The reception areas at CNBC and Bloomberg TV are crowded with mobs of economists fighting to get their forecasts on air. But there...

WILL 2018 be the year when the United Kingdom changes its mind about leaving the European Union? Conventional wisdom says that stopping Brexit is impossible. But what did conventional wisdom say...

COMMENTARY

DONALD Trump's first year of office ends this week. After his remarkable election victory in November 2016, big domestic policy wins have been very short on the ground, yet he retains the...

COMMENTARY

IN 2009, a novel incentive structure was published in open-source software. The incentives seeded a self-organising network of thousands of nodes which today operate what is essentially the largest...

EDITORIAL

What a difference a year makes.

CURRENT approaches to remuneration management mainly rest on "benchmarking" as a technique. Benchmarking in this context means matching what is done in the organisation to the practices of...

THE BOTTOM LINE

THE global spotlight, which has been focused on North Korea for much of 2017, has shifted slightly to South Korea, which has assumed an uncharacteristically key role under President Moon Jae-in.

AS BlackRock approaches its 30th anniversary this year, I have had the opportunity to reflect on the most pressing issues facing investors today, and how BlackRock must adapt to serve our clients...