AN INVESTMENT company linked to home-furnishings giant Ikea has bought a US$190 million stake in clothing retailer Hennes & Mauritz AB, bringing two of Sweden's best-known retail brands...

ASIA has for a long time been considered one of the newcomers to ethical investing, with Asia (ex-Japan) accounting for 0.2 per cent of global socially responsible investment assets, according to the...

PEOPLE who put their money into index funds seem to make fewer decisions than other investors. And that leads to better performance.

NORTH Korea has signalled that it wants to bring in investments from South Korean companies to help modernise the secluded country, said one of the business chiefs who went to Pyongyang last week.

LAST week was the 10th anniversary of the collapse of Lehman Bros, a flashpoint in the financial crisis. The economy has rebounded since then and the stock market has risen to record highs, but a...

[BEIJING] China's fixed-asset investment growth slowed to 5.3 per cent in the first eight months of the year, below forecasts and hitting a new record low, data showed on Friday...

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AS I watched the documentary China Hustle this week, there was a sense that all of it sounded familiar.

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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...