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THE pain being felt by the aviation sector is global, and Singapore Airlines (SIA) and its top brass should not be unfairly penalised for factors that are beyond their control. But some of the...

[NEW YORK] Whatever else it signifies, and it may not be much, considering what happened the last time stocks did this, Thursday's plunge in equities was vindication for bearish strategists whose...

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FATTER yields in the cargo business could be a bright spot for Singapore Airlines (SIA) when it reports its first quarter update next week.

THE coronavirus pandemic has slashed costs for foreign investors seeking to neutralise the currency exposure of owning US dollar-denominated assets, making US securities more attractive and...

WIDER uncertainty in capital markets, a result of Covid-19, has brought to the fore some investment tools that local traders are using to bet on intraday or short-term moves.

[NEW YORK] Mortgage bankers are sounding alarms that the US Federal Reserve's emergency purchases of bonds tied to home loans are unintentionally putting their industry at risk by triggering a...

THE manager of Lippo Malls Indonesia Retail Trust (LMIRT) has disclosed that the significant declines in fair value of investment properties and its investments in subsidiaries last year were...

INTERNATIONAL brokers with Japanese clients are no doubt salivating at the slide in currency hedging costs, which increases their incentive to buy overseas. But history suggests it is the yen...

CORPORATE China's hedging activities spiked over the past two years as the Sino-US trade war and a slowing economy prompted companies to embrace the country's rapidly growing derivative market to...

MARKET conditions are making correlations less effective for building effective portfolios.