[HONG KONG] Tencent Holdings is joining forces with a finance startup to create a system for over-the-counter bond deals, banking on its appeal to the army of traders that already rely on its popular...

[MUMBAI] Barclays has become the most bearish forecaster on the Indian rupee, predicting the currency will weaken more than it did during the taper tantrum five years ago.

[WASHINGTON] The largest US banks are "strongly capitalised" and would survive a severe global economic recession, the Federal Reserve announced Thursday...

[WASHINGTON] The 35 largest US banks are poised to put more money toward dividends, share buybacks and business investments, after clearing the first stage of an annual regulatory stress test on...

EMERGING market (EM) stocks are about to get a US$600 billion boost. That's how much the asset class will expand after MSCI Inc said on Wednesday it will add both Saudi Arabia and Argentina to...

GUGGENHEIM Partners is exploring the sale of a stake in its US$250 billion asset-management unit overseen by Scott Minerd, according to people familiar with the matter.

CARLYLE Group said on Thursday that it had raised US$6.55 billion for its Asia private equity fund, its biggest ever, which will seek buyout and strategic investment opportunities across a wide range...

A HIGHLY-SKILLED employee in the manufacturing, financial services or the TMT (technology, media and telecommunications) industry in Singapore can expect to be paid an extra US$29,100 (S$39,500) per...

[HONG KONG] Carlyle Group said on Thursday it had raised US$6.55 billion for its Asia private equity fund, its biggest ever, which will seek buyout and strategic investment opportunities across a...

[SYDNEY] Asian stocks had a muted start to trading Thursday as concern simmers about an escalation of trade tensions between the US and China. Treasury yields and the US dollar were steady as oil...