Investment trusts - The missing link in Singapore's capital markets

WITH the growing appeal of private equity (PE) worldwide, Singapore needs to capitalise on its strong business trust franchise to develop a cluster of listed investment trusts (LITs) - permanent capital vehicles found on the bourses of Sydney and London. This will enable greater access to PE...

Cross-border ETF connectivity schemes vital to Singapore

WITH de-globalisation and strategic schisms between China, the United States and Europe, Singapore needs to safeguard its capital markets and their cross-border nature through forging exchange- traded fund (ETF) connectivity schemes with financial centres worldwide.