WHEN a nation's central bank raises interest rates, it is often a bullish sign for the currency. Not so in the US, where expectations for a Federal Reserve rate hike next week are flashing sell...

PRESIDENT Donald Trump plans to nominate Nellie Liang, a former Federal Reserve economist with expertise in financial stability, to the central bank's Board of Governors, the White House...

HACKERS stole US$60 million of digital coins from a Japanese exchange, the latest in a string of thefts that have made many institutional investors wary of putting their money in cryptocurrencies.

[COPENHAGEN] Denmark's financial watchdog on Thursday said it would relaunch a money laundering probe into Danske Bank after the nation's largest lender said "a large part" of...

PING An Group's Lu International on Thursday launched its online wealth management platform, Lu Global, for accredited investors in Singapore as well as investors in Asia, with an aim to grow...

CREDIT ratings agency Moody’s said on Thursday that the launch of the world’s first unified payment QR code, or the Singapore Quick Response Code (SGQR), will accelerate mobile payments in the...

[SYDNEY] The New Zealand dollar jumped to a three-week peak on Thursday as traders trimmed the chance of a cut in official interest rates after news the country's economy sped past all...

[SHANGHAI] A court in China sentenced 10 people to prison for running "a 40 billion yuan (S$8 billion) Ponzi scheme", the collapse of which sparked protests by jilted investors and made...