VALUE INSIGHT

MANY of us know the old stock market adage "sell in May and go away, don't come back 'till St Leger's Day". Does the strategy really do better than a buy-and-hold approach?...

CFA SINGAPORE INSIGHTS

FROM cooking oil to biofuel, and the oleochemicals used in food additives, soaps, cosmetics, lubricants, and textiles, palm oil and its refined derivatives touch our lives in many ways. Given the...

THE operator of Tokyo Disneyland is investing 250 billion yen (S$3 billion) in the biggest expansion to the Japanese resort in almost two decades as Walt Disney continues to upgrade its theme parks...

ALPHABET Inc's Google bought 70 hectares of land in the Netherlands as it explores options for constructing more data centres across Europe...

SPIRITUAL guru Deepak Chopra had just finished teaching a class about ethics in business at Columbia Business School when he called billionaire investor Paul Tudor Jones II in the fall of 2012.

PODCAST

How can you plan your finances better in your 40s, while keeping an eye on the future, and the cost of inflation? Is youth an asset when you're in your late 20s, when it comes to taking more...

THE question we have heard the most from our investors in the first quarter of this year has been "Where is the market heading?"...

CHART VIEW

THE two largest markets in the world, the US and China, stand on the brink of a trade war but each shows a very different pattern of behaviour. At first glance, the US - S&P 500 as proxy -...

CFA SINGAPORE INSIGHTS

WHAT does the regular Singapore investor find most daunting? For those who are not professional investment managers, is it: a) No time (to track stock prices and manage portfolio); b) Don't know...

CHINA'S efforts to connect the world's third-biggest bond market with the international financial system are hitting dual headwinds - a climb in global borrowing costs, and the country...