ALTHOUGH the VIX (CBOE Volatility Index, which measures expected volatility in the US stock market) has declined to a near-four-month low, 2018 overall has seen the return of volatility.

IT has never been easier to start an exchange-traded fund (ETF) - or so it seems.

[WASHINGTON] The US Commerce Department on Monday slapped steep import duties on steel products from Vietnam that originated in China after a final finding they evaded US anti-dumping and anti-...

GLOBAL stockmarkets have just suffered their first quarterly decline in two years. All major developed markets were in the red.

AS A candidate, President Donald Trump said he would increase US economic growth to 4 per cent annually - and in one debate even added: "I think you can go to 5 per cent or 6 per cent." ...

FEW reports on investing prominently feature women fund managers. There is a simple reason for that: A vast majority of investment professionals are men. In fact, "vast majority"...

SINGAPORE'S economy appears poised to enjoy another year of strong growth in 2018, powered by external and domestic demand. While this provides good support to the Sing dollar , there is limited...

FOR years, the world economy has been trapped in a low-inflation, low-interest-rate rut. Yet the latest shifts in global markets suggest that this could, at long last, be ending.

THE dispersion of stock prices and the cyclicality of markets have generally been essential ingredients for the performance of traditional active managers.

SUSTAINABLE investments are shaping up as the next big thing for UBS clients. It is a class of assets which has gained traction in recent years.