Private banks see programmes for scions of the ultra wealthy as an imperative feature of a comprehensive service offering
Sep 17, 2018 02:06 PM

PODCAST: How to network with cryptocurrency and an exchange community (Money Hacks, Ep21)

In this new podcast series for 2018, The Straits Times and The Business Times offer tips for the newcomer to the...
Sep 15, 2018 05:50 AM

How China's plan to develop rental housing backfired

WHEN Chinese President Xi Jinping vowed to increase the supply of rental housing last year, millions of young Chinese...
Sep 15, 2018 05:50 AM

In a growing sea of info, your biases can sink you

TODAY, we live in a world of exponential information growth.
Sep 15, 2018 05:50 AM

Liquidity crunch and emerging market crises

IN financial markets, very few things can be expected to repeat regularly like clockwork. Crisis periods in emerging...
Sep 15, 2018 05:50 AM

Tricky months ahead as US diverges from world markets

GLOBAL equity markets have been giving divergent signals this year, possibly due to the trade wars and the resultant...
Sep 15, 2018 05:50 AM

China lets expats trade stocks, but they're in no mood to buy

AMADO Trejo, a business consultant from Mexico who's worked in Shanghai for a decade, says he's in no rush to...
Sep 11, 2018 03:49 PM

PODCAST: Can new property or car digital marketplaces by banks help you save costs and hassle? (Money Hacks, Ep20)

How can digital marketplaces set up by banks help you save, and calculate various scenarios without the hassle of...
Sep 8, 2018 05:50 AM

Emerging equities hover near bear market amid contagion concern

EMERGING-market stocks slumped to the edge of bear territory as fear of contagion spread throughout the developing...


Sep 19, 2018 05:47 PM

Singapore shares close 1.2% up on Wednesday

SINGAPORE stocks ended 1.2 per cent higher on Wednesday, with the Straits Times Index moving up 37.23 points to 3,176...
Sep 19, 2018 05:40 PM

HNA explores sale of newly acquired CWT logistics unit

[HONG KONG] China's HNA Group is in talks with banks to find a buyer for its CWT logistics unit, nine months after...
Sep 19, 2018 05:28 PM

Malaysia: Shares close higher on Wednesday

[KUALA LUMPUR] Malaysia share prices closed higher on Wednesday with the FTSE Bursa Malaysia Kuala Lumpur Composite...
Sep 19, 2018 04:42 PM

COEs end mostly lower

Sep 19, 2018 04:29 PM

CAAS awards contract to Rohde & Schwarz to improve air traffic control radio communications

THE Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) has awarded a contract to technology group Rohde & Schwarz to...


Sep 11, 2018

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...
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...


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

Sep 14, 2018

Novelty Timepieces

The Vintage Rally Healy Chronograph, in a limited edition of 2,888 pieces, is the product of...