Wealth (December 2015)

SPOTLIGHT

Architect virtuoso

SCDA Architects' founding principal Soo K Chan is a potent mix of creativity and business acumen.

The series of dots that comprise star architect Soo K Chan's career is set to coalesce into a comprehensive whole that may well culminate in a real estate fund.

Soo K Chan, founding principal of SCDA Architects, did not let the downturn in Singapore's property market stunt his firm's growth.

PHILANTHROPY

Patek Philippe crafted timepieces to celebrate Singapore's heritage and support a worthy cause.

TRUSTED ADVISER

Standard Chartered Private Bank's Peter Kok believes the one-bank approach appeals to its entrepreneurial client base.

LEGAL MATTERS

How useful and enforceable are pre-nuptial agreements in Singapore?

TRUST MATTERS

A Family Council's raison d'etre is to create a whole that is greater than the sum of its parts.

ASSET MANAGER

Aviva Investors' Tim Jagger shares insights on the Asian high yield space and the near to medium-term outlook.

ROUNDTABLE

Our panellists highlight mega themes that will impact markets and how investors should position themselves to ride out the volatility.

FIXED INCOME

High yield bonds are an attractive value proposition, but not for the fainthearted.

ASIAN EQUITIES

Despite macro headwinds, many investment ideas from a bottom-up perspective still make good sense.

EUROPE MARKET

Despite negative news from the eurozone, investors can benefit from its continuing recovery.

Concerns over China reveal the dangers in staying in the comfort of familiarity and acceptance.

HEDGE FUNDS

A volatile environment is structurally beneficial to the actively risk-managed approaches that hedge funds follow.

VIEWPOINT

As stock markets cycle from expensive to cheap and back to expensive, they exhibit similarities that investors can exploit.

REAL ESTATE

Niche markets and deregulation are creating new property investment opportunities.