Asia ex-Japan equities had a rough 2018, but strategists are still sanguine about the prospects
Mar 19, 2019 11:12 AM

PODCAST: How you can fund your retirement systematically with stocks (Money Hacks, Ep 37)

We chat with Aggregate Asset Management co-founders and executive directors Wong Seak Eng, Kevin Tok and Eric Kong...
Mar 16, 2019 05:50 AM

The rise of Silicon Valley's new breed of entrepreneurs

RILEY Newman, a former head of data science at Airbnb, set out in mid-2017 to raise a venture capital fund that would...
Mar 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Paul Volcker on conflicts, ethics, and the US banking industry

IN his recent memoir, Keeping At It, Paul Volcker gave me a greater perspective on the trials and tribulations of...
Mar 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Gold prices seesaw between US equity vigour and Brexit woes

GOLD prices exhibited choppy trading conditions as market sentiments shifted between Brexit woes and US stock market...
Mar 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Why the defence business makes for a defensive play

WAR is not something that anyone likes to think about or get involved in. Most of us, I am sure, would much prefer...
Mar 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Council for Estate Agencies to get new head on April 24

THE Council for Estate Agencies (CEA) will have a new executive director on April 24 when Lim Chee Hwee from the...
Mar 16, 2019 05:50 AM

US new home sales fall more than expected in January

SALES of new US single-family homes fell more than expected in January, suggesting that the housing market weakness...


Mar 22, 2019 07:54 AM

Amazon to launch mobile ads, in threat to Google and Facebook

[SEATTLE] Inc has hit on a new way to grab a chunk of the US$129 billion digital advertising market now...
Mar 22, 2019 07:20 AM

New technique may overcome infertility in childhood cancer survivors

[WASHINGTON] Men diagnosed with cancer have the option of freezing their sperm ahead of chemotherapy, which can render...
Mar 22, 2019 07:09 AM

Levi Strauss shares surge 31% in stock market return

[BENGALURU] Shares in Levi Strauss & Co surged 31 per cent in their debut on Thursday, giving the jeans maker a...
Mar 22, 2019 07:06 AM

EU wrestles with short Brexit delay as "no deal" looms

[BRUSSELS] British Prime Minister Theresa May failed to reassure European Union leaders on Thursday that she can secure...
Mar 22, 2019 07:03 AM

Facebook admits storing passwords in plain text

[SAN FRANCISCO] Facebook on Thursday admitted that millions of passwords were stored in plain text on its internal...
Mar 22, 2019 07:01 AM

Trump: US should 'fully recognise' Israeli sovereignty over Golan Heights

[WASHINGTON] President Donald Trump on Thursday announced the United States should acknowledge Israeli sovereignty over...


Private residential market still holds appeal

The private real estate sector has held firm and is deemed a safe asset amid global uncertainities
Tuesday, December 4, 2018 - 05:50

Strategies to maximise real estate value

The role of asset managers is set to expand in difficulty and importance as new uses come into play
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 05:50

It's all about the class

Demand for GCBs will come from both existing ultra-wealthy individuals and the newly rich
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 10:25

Singapore condo resale prices see first monthly decline in a year after cooling measures: SRX data

RESALE prices of private non-landed homes in Singapore dipped last month, breaking a 12-month climb...
Tuesday, August 7, 2018 - 05:50

Europe’s safe haven

For urban living of the highest standard, look no further than Berlin, the city famed for its...


Dec 4, 2018

Creating a positive impact

A new segment of liquid funds investing in positive impact equities is set to appeal to millennial investors


Feb 12, 2019

Recasting portfolios for late-cycle shifts

Navigating late cycle doesn't mean avoiding risk, but it does mean knowing the risks being taken

Mar 15, 2019

The Innovation Behind Vacheron Constantin

THERE ARE FEW fine watch brands that are as prolific as Vacheron Constantin