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ON Jan 29, 2016, the China Foreign Exchange Trade System (CFETS) RMB (renminbi) exchange rate index closed at 100.15, depreciating 0.78 per cent from the end of 2015.

KEEP your spending mindful and your savings mindless.

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CONVENTIONAL market wisdom tells investors to "buy low, sell high". It sounds like a no-lose proposition. Who doesn't want to do that?...

MY buddy Sandy was an airline pilot. When asked to describe his job, he always answers: "Hours of boredom punctuated by moments of terror." The same can be true for investment managers, for...

THERE is little doubt that some of the biggest risks to equity markets last year - depressed commodity prices, slowing growth in China and uncertain economic data points in Europe as well as the US,...

CHINA's equity and currency markets have exhibited a great deal of weakness since the start of 2016, and just as in August, global markets have suffered. ...

AS we start the New Year, I thought I would set out a list of New Year's resolutions for investors. They will highlight issues within the framework of behavioural finance and encourage good...

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I CALL this the latte problem, where two competing philosophies of personal finance are expressed in a single cup of coffee and milk.