Jan 7, 2021 04:11 PM

Up to 4,000 financial firms could fail due to Covid, says UK regulator

[LONDON] Around 4,000 financial firms in Britain were at "heightened risk" of collapsing due to fallout from the...

Dec 26, 2020 10:25 AM

'You checked Tesla the most': Robinhood recaps from a volatile year

[NEW YORK] In 2020, wild fluctuations in the stock market caused by the pandemic turned millions of people into...

Dec 25, 2020 02:30 PM

Robinhood Financial hit with class-action lawsuit for selling stock orders

[SAN FRANCISCO] Robinhood Financial was sued in a proposed class action for allegedly failing to inform clients that...

Dec 16, 2020 05:50 AM

Revolut plans commission-free stock trading in Singapore


LONDON-BASED fintech unicorn Revolut is planning to launch commission-free stock trading in Singapore, possibly in...

Dec 9, 2020 04:03 PM

Lured by bull market, South Koreans take out record loans, piling up debt

[SEOUL] South Korean household borrowing from banks and brokerages grew at record pace in November fuelled by retail...

Dec 3, 2020 10:36 AM

Nomura to hire 100 for Asia wealth, fixed income expansion

[HONG KONG] Nomura Holdings is on a hiring spree to bolster its wealth and fixed income businesses in Asia, key...

Dec 1, 2020 11:18 AM

Nomura to introduce permanent flexible work for Japan employees

[TOKYO] Nomura Holdings plans to make flexible work permanent for employees in Japan once the pandemic ends,...

Nov 30, 2020 12:23 PM

Hong Kong doctor is cleared in massive securities fraud probe

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong's securities watchdog has failed to secure convictions in its largest-ever investigation after...

Nov 26, 2020 10:06 AM

SoftBank-backed US property brokerage Compass taps banks for IPO

[NEW YORK] Compass, a SoftBank-backed company that's among the largest real estate brokerages in the US, has...

Nov 16, 2020 05:50 AM

OCBC Securities boosts digital trading capabilities


WITH competition intensifying in the brokerage industry, it's a race against one another to bring more investors on...

Nov 15, 2020 12:00 PM

New managing director of OCBC Securities to lead charge in boosting digital trading capabilities

OCBC on Sunday announced the appointment of Wilson He as managing director of its wholly-owned stockbroking...