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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

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 4, 2018 05:50 AM

Artificial intelligence is here but the future is human

THE lack of any coherent or precise definition of artificial intelligence (AI) encourages the same kind of hype bubbles...


Aug 15, 2018 11:42 PM

Uber told by investors to sell self-driving unit - The Information

[BENGALURU] Investors have told Uber Technologies it would be wise to sell off its self-driving car unit after it...
Aug 15, 2018 11:15 PM

China securities regulator revises regulations on stock incentive plans

[SINGAPORE] China securities regulator said on Wednesday it has issued revised regulations on stock incentive...
Aug 15, 2018 10:55 PM

US retail sector grows for 6th straight month in July

[WASHINGTON] American consumers dipped deeper into their pockets in July, increasing spending for the sixth month in a...
Aug 15, 2018 10:11 PM

Hong Kong intervenes to defend currency peg for second day

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong intervened for a second day to defend its currency's peg to the dollar after it fell to the...
Aug 15, 2018 10:08 PM

German infrastructure skids into crisis on Merkel's autobahn

[FRANKFURT] In Langsdorf, a tiny 200-person village about 25 miles from Germany's Baltic coast, the only thing...
Aug 15, 2018 09:51 PM

US: Wall Street opens lower as Turkey turmoil, trade worries weigh

[BENGALURU] US stocks opened lower on Wednesday as investors assessed the impact of Turkey's currency crisis and...


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,...