Private banks see programmes for scions of the ultra wealthy as an imperative feature of a comprehensive service offering
Aug 13, 2018 05:50 AM
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What's fuelling the growing appetite for Asian bonds?

The financial crisis that affected Asia in the 1990s scarred both the region and its governments, prompting politicians...
Aug 11, 2018 05:50 AM

Trade tension has been a catalyst for nervousness in regional equity markets

US-CHINA trade tensions have dominated news flow and market sentiment for the better half of 2018, and this has been a...
Aug 11, 2018 05:50 AM

A closer look at the US-China trade war

IT SEEMS that the US is winning in its trade war. Since tensions started boiling over into real actions this year, the...
Aug 11, 2018 05:50 AM

Shopping for dividends

I REMEMBER a time when grocery shopping was a burden. Some people might say that it still is. But it's nothing...
Aug 11, 2018 05:50 AM

A supply chain of tools - making the right investment moves with logistics service providers

LOGISTICS form the backbone of the today's supply-chain ecosystem, ensuring that people and goods are transported...
Aug 4, 2018 05:50 AM

Hawkish Fed, weak yuan signal more trouble ahead for emerging markets

IF you thought the first half of the year was rocky for emerging market economies, brace for turbulence ahead with...
Aug 4, 2018 05:50 AM

Impact investments in SE Asia pick up steam

IMPACT investments by private investors in South-east Asia are picking up steam despite challenges which include...
Aug 4, 2018 05:50 AM

Beware the FAANGS of Nasdaq

POISON is ingested by eating or breathing. Venom is injected, usually by fangs. However the result is usually the same...


Aug 17, 2018 07:16 AM

Italian bridge company under fire as rescuers toil for third day

[GENOA, Italy] Italy's populist government intensified its attacks Thursday on the bridge operator it blames for...
Aug 17, 2018 07:13 AM

US homebuilding slowing; labour market strong

[WASHINGTON] US homebuilding rebounded less than expected from a nine-month low in July, suggesting the housing market...
Aug 17, 2018 07:05 AM

Omarosa releases Lara Trump recording

[WASHINGTON] Former "Apprentice" and White House aide Omarosa Manigault Newman released an audio recording...
Aug 17, 2018 07:02 AM

Air Canada's Ben Smith named Air France-KLM chief executive: management

[PARIS] Air France-KLM on Thursday named Ben Smith of Air Canada as its new chief executive, the first non-French head...
Aug 17, 2018 07:01 AM

Bin Laden raid commander to Trump: revoke my security clearance too

[WASHINGTON] William McRaven, commander of the US Navy SEAL raid that killed Osama bin Laden, condemned President...
Aug 17, 2018 06:57 AM

Trump says in 'no rush' to get Nafta deal

[WASHINGTON] President Donald Trump said Thursday he was in "no rush" to complete a deal to rewrite the trade...


Europe’s safe haven

For urban living of the highest standard, look no further than Berlin, the city famed for its...
Thursday, July 26, 2018 - 05:50

Fierce competition among developers may be why fresh curbs are needed

Same facts, different interpretations.
Saturday, July 7, 2018 - 05:50

No rationale for tough cooling measures: Redas

THE government's latest measures to cool the private residential market drew a sharp response...
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 - 05:50

Luxe properties in demand

Knight Frank's data offers insight into luxury home price performance and underlines how...
Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 05:50

Robust outlook for Asia's wealthy

Property in the US and UK is a hot investment favourite.


Aug 7, 2018

Bite-sized investments with a bang

The spotlight is on private equity investment, and it is a modest segment of a client’s overall asset allocation at UBP


Aug 7, 2018

An integral piece of the puzzle

Sustainability is hot-wired into the DNA of LGT Group and it manages roughly US$6.2b in dedicated sustainable investment solutions

Higher revenue, better margins push Cortina Holdings' Q1 net profit up by 77%

LUXURY watch retailer Cortina Holdings saw first-quarter earnings surging on higher turnover,...