FOR the proverbial red carpet treatment, you need look no further than a luxe credit card. It seems there is almost nothing the concierge team behind a luxe card - on call 24/7 - can't do. Or, at least they try very hard.

Oct 12, 2019 05:50 AM

'Tidal wave' of assets heading for fund management industry, says JPMorgan AM chief

A "tidal wave'' of assets is expected topour into the asset management industry over the next five years, driven by...

Oct 12, 2019 05:50 AM

Beware of hidden or opportunity costs

I WAS at an event called Make Care Count last Saturday. Organised by the Association of Women for Action and...

Oct 12, 2019 05:50 AM

Looking beyond dividend yield when investing in REITs

REAL estate investment trusts (Reits) are characterised by their low volatility and stable returns. Their ability to...

Oct 12, 2019 05:50 AM

The master of robots left AQR. Now he's coming for Wall Street

THE man dubbed the world's top quant has a message for Wall Street firms lavishing millions on machine-learning...

Oct 12, 2019 05:50 AM

Global trade optimism dents safe haven appeal

SIGNS of progress in US-China trade talks have led to an improvement in global risk appetites. Heightened market...

Oct 12, 2019 05:50 AM

Hedging against economic uncertainties

AMID uncertain economic conditions arising from global tensions, the prices of private residential properties in...

Oct 5, 2019 05:50 AM

Bond markets' tea leaves send sobering signal: trouble is ahead

THE world's biggest government-debt markets are sending a clear signal that global economic growth is stalling and...

Oct 5, 2019 05:50 AM

Flagging market concerns

IN the Japanese port of Sabso, the grey navy ships practised their docking procedures. On the bow flew the Japanese...


Oct 15, 2019 07:56 AM

Paytm nears US$2b from backers including SoftBank, Ant Financial: source

[BANGALORE] Indian fintech giant Paytm is close to scoring US$2 billion of new financing from investors including...

Oct 15, 2019 07:47 AM

Asia's best Reits may lose appeal as rally trims Thai yields

[BANGKOK] Thailand's real estate investment trusts (Reits) have outperformed their Asian peers amid lower borrowing...

Oct 15, 2019 07:02 AM

BR Properties scoops up Sao Paulo towers for 766m reais

[RIO DE JANEIRO] Brazil's BR Properties SA has agreed to buy part of a large mixed-use development in Sao Paulo for...

Oct 15, 2019 07:00 AM

Capitol Hill girds for impeachment row, as Trump ex-aide testifies

[WASHINGTON] US lawmakers returning from a two-week break braced for an impeachment brawl in Washington, as a former...

Oct 15, 2019 06:56 AM

58 dead, rescuers in 'day and night' hunt for missing after Japan typhoon

[TOKYO] Fresh rain threatened to hamper efforts by tens of thousands of Japanese rescuers searching for survivors...

Oct 15, 2019 06:53 AM

Warning Turkey, Trump authorises sanctions and slaps steel tariffs

[WASHINGTON] US President Donald Trump on Monday authorised sanctions on Turkey's leaders, reimposed steel tariffs...


Sep 4, 2019

Tech@SG pilot spurs hopes of demand spike for home rentals

SINGAPORE'S plans to expand its pool of foreign tech talent under a new scheme may help to boost...

Tuesday, July 2, 2019 - 05:50

Q2 home prices post surprise rise, but analysts call it an anomaly

APARTMENT and condo prices in Singapore rose by 1.3 per cent in the second quarter of 2019 -...

Friday, May 10, 2019 - 05:50

New CPF rules to expand pool of buyers for older homes

THE changes to CPF rules for purchasing older public and private leasehold homes will likely...

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 05:50

It's all about the timing

Over-commitment to private residential properties can become a liability

Friday, March 29, 2019 - 05:50

Ohmyhome enters private property market

PROPERTY purchase and rental platform Ohmyhome is venturing out of the HDB market into private...


Oct 1, 2019

Family succession takes centrestage

A family governance framework sets out to enable communication among family members, says Lim Ping Ping, LGT Asia head of wealth planning


Oct 1, 2019

Investing for good

Collaboration between UOB Venture Management and Credit Suisse builds on the success of its first impact fund


FOR the proverbial red carpet treatment, you need look no further than a luxe credit card. It seems there is almost nothing the concierge team behind a luxe card - on call 24/7 - can't do. Or, at least they try very hard.