CFA SINGAPORE INSIGHTS

IN a complex and fast-moving financial world, it's comforting to know that some sectors remain relatively easy to understand. A case in point is property development. The property developer...

CFA SINGAPORE INSIGHTS

THE problem with the future is that it is not here yet. Virtually every aspect of our lives is in a state of flux. While change may have always been a constant, several factors come together to make...

CFA SINGAPORE INSIGHTS

EXCHANGE-traded funds (ETFs) attracted more flows than "any structure ever" in 2017, according to Bloomberg's Eric Balchunas...

CFA SINGAPORE INSIGHTS

Every financial services firm today is desperately trying to prove how tech savvy they are by displaying robots and posting blogs with futuristic pictures of AI. But how much of this is advertisement...

CFA SINGAPORE INSIGHTS

FEBRUARY'S spike in market volatility, correction in equity markets and increase in US 10-year bond yields towards 3 per cent was long awaited, and has significant consequences for asset owners...

CFA SINGAPORE INSIGHTS

LIFE is full of rules. But while our parents and teachers might have taught us rules in our childhood and youth, what used to be black-and-white often turns grey as we grow older and enter the...

CFA SINGAPORE INSIGHTS

IN the first part of this sector analysis last week, we examined the specific dimensions that drive the performance of Real Estate Investment Trusts (Reits). The four elements were level of demand (...

[NEW YORK] A similar percentage of candidates passed the third and final level of the Chartered Financial Analyst exam in June as a year ago with a record number of people taking all three parts of...