CHINA'S fast-growing $157 billion market for exchange-traded funds became directly accessible to overseas investors on Friday, at least four years since the plan was first hatched.

THE European Union has offered its first social bond - as in the middle initial of ESG: environmental, social, and governance - in a two-part, 17 billion euro (S$27 billion) sale. Investors were...

WHEN I was about eight years old, an uncle gave me his old folk guitar after a schoolteacher started offering after-class lessons. Thus began a lifelong love affair with making music.

GOLD REPORT

GOLD futures generally spent the week drifting and reacting to sentiment that shifted according to "news" on a fresh stimulus package from US politicians that "talks" are progressing and would...

BILLIONAIRE investor and philanthropist Ray Dalio is making a US$25 million grant to Singapore's Wealth Management Institute (WMI) for the launch of a programme on sustainable market principles....

DIGITAL financial advisory firm Endowus has launched a platform where investors can build a portfolio from a selection of low-cost funds.

DIARY OF A PRIVATE INVESTOR

I MUST confess that I have no idea where the term "value trap" originated. But the description is not only widely used but also widely abused by many pundits. Perhaps it was coined by some...

INSIGHTS FROM CFA SOCIETY SINGAPORE

THE decision to embark on an entrepreneurial journey, especially in the hyper-competitive investment management industry, can be an overwhelming one. It is almost impossible to make all the right...

INVESTING GLOBALLY & PROFITABLY

THE third quarter was again a stark reminder of how rapidly things can change this year. While most equity markets generated positive returns over the quarter, that is not to say 3Q 2020 was all...

LION Global Investors (LGI) has set up a "Curated Portfolios Team" (CPT) to provide retail investors with access to so-called private banking solutions.