COMMENTARY

US policymakers and world financial markets are surprisingly calm about the deepening Italian economic crisis. Italy's economy is 10 times larger than Greece's. If it fails, the euro cannot...

[PARIS] French supermarket retailer Casino, whose shares have hit by concerns over its debt, said it had rejected an approach from domestic rival Carrefour - something that Carrefour itself denied...

SOUTH Korea's state postal service is planning to buy riskier debt in North America and Europe, as well as seeking foreign infrastructure assets and properties as it looks abroad for better...

IT'S TIME to start buying Chinese sovereign bonds, analysts say...

THE largest shareholder of embattled commodities trader Noble GroupĀ has sold certain senior notes since a special general meeting was called, the board said in the latest update on its proposed...

MONDAY saw the political milestone event of Greece officially completing an eight-year bailout programme following an economic collapse on the scale of the Great Depression. Yet, important as this...

PERENNIAL Real Estate launchedĀ and priced S$170 million of 5.95 per cent notes due 2020 on Monday, it has announced.

CHINA'S top regulators are signalling that they are not about to go soft on overseeing the nation's US$40 trillion financial industry, even as an economic slowdown gives them reason to...