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.

Nov 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Sub-zero interest rates are luring insurers to risk

IT WAS a crisp autumn morning and Tom Wilson was contemplating the latest sign that the world of finance had turned...

Nov 16, 2019 05:50 AM

The forgotten era of Asian outperformance

THE US markets are hitting record highs. The S&P 500 Index is up by about 23 per cent so far this year. "How to...

Nov 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Goal-based investing: Should it be the norm?

TO PARAPHRASE Richard Thaler, all finance is behavioural. In the same spirit, all investment management should be...

Nov 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Why we should all be active investors

ONE of the topics in October's World Investor Week's public seminars, at which the Securities Investors Association...

Nov 16, 2019 05:50 AM

Gold regains footing over downbeat economic data

SUBDUED global growth momentum granted some respite for safe haven assets as risk appetites stay measured over...

Nov 16, 2019 05:50 AM

New home prices in China maintain steady growth in October

CHINA'S new home prices maintained steady growth in October but soft patches emerged in the country's larger cities...

Nov 16, 2019 05:50 AM

German office deals beat UK as buyers look past economic gloom

GERMANY is set to knock the United Kingdom off its perch as Europe's most active property market, as yield-hungry...

Nov 15, 2019 05:50 AM

Money FM podcast: The importance of sustainable finance and impact investing

Could the companies you invest in actually help in the fight against climate change or create a more equitable world...


Nov 16, 2019 02:36 PM

Election may be least of UK investors' woes as growth caves in

[LONDON] With all the focus on getting the positioning right for next month's UK election, investors may be...

Nov 16, 2019 02:32 PM

Alibaba calls off event for Hong Kong share sale amid unrest

[NEW YORK] Alibaba Group Holding called off plans for an investor luncheon in Hong Kong amid intensifying protests...

Nov 16, 2019 02:28 PM

China's central bank warns of growth pressure, rising inflation

[BEIJING] China's central bank said it will "increase counter-cyclical adjustment" to ward off downward pressure on...

Nov 16, 2019 02:23 PM

Hibernation works for bears. Could it work for us, too?

[NEW YORK] There are three major seasons in the life of a bear: the active season, beginning in May; a period of...

Nov 16, 2019 02:07 PM

Amazon antitrust complaint lodged in US gets attention in EU

[SEATTLE] Inc's big push into logistics is getting scrutiny from European Union antitrust regulators who...

Nov 16, 2019 01:47 PM

China blocks visit by outspoken Australian lawmakers for study trip

[MELBOURNE] Two Australian lawmakers known for their outspoken criticism of the Chinese regime said they had been...


Oct 26, 2019

URA's Q3 private home price index posts 1.3% q-o-q rise

THE 1.3 per cent quarter-on-quarter rise in Singapore's overall private home price index in the...

Friday, October 25, 2019 - 08:38

URA private home price index up 1.3% q-o-q in Q3, higher than flash estimate rise of 0.9%

SINGAPORE'S benchmark private residential property price index rose 1.3 per cent in the third...

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 05:50

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...


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

Nov 15, 2019

Scoring A Hattrick

THIN IS IN where the watch industry is concerned, as the Grand Prix D’Horlogerie De Genève (GPHG...


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.