ONE of the first questions to ask in 2017 is whether the US equity market's strong performance following the US election is set to continue. The markets are assuming that economic growth will...

LAST year was one of unusually big surprises for markets - none more so than the election of Donald Trump. Not only were many money managers and experts dead wrong about his chances, but they were...

THE Dow Jones Industrial Average - the granddaddy of indexes - is famously flirting with a milestone. The Dow closed on Friday at 19,963.80, just shy of the irresistible 20,000.

THE market for US investment grade debt is charging into the New Year after a sluggish end to 2016, but the trend could prove to be short-lived.

US-BASED Dimensional Fund Advisors (DFA) has made its name swimming against the tide of conventional thinking in the asset management industry since its founding in 1981.

THE Donald J Trump era is marking a new age for gold as an investor safe haven.

US PRESIDENT-ELECT Donald Trump has said he would like to create a "tax holiday" so that American companies can bring back profits that were generated overseas at a lower rate. In his view...

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THE onshore yuan's surging trading volume is another piece of evidence that capital is fleeing China at a faster pace...

TOKYO Electric Power (Tepco) is gauging demand for its first bond offering since the 2011 Fukushima nuclear calamity, with some market participants expecting a sale as early as February, people...