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.

Dec 7, 2019 05:50 AM

Riskiest ETFs get green light, but brokers might steer clear

A PLAN to greenlight some of the exchange-traded fund (ETF) industry's most controversial products comes with a...

Dec 7, 2019 05:50 AM

Warning for ESG investors: Your data might be letting you down

MONEY managers that have pushed more than US$30 trillion into sustainable investments are often basing their...

Dec 7, 2019 05:50 AM

Gold bugs should avoid the light

LIKE moths to a flame, gold bugs are attracted to higher prices. Sometimes this attraction results in self-...

Dec 7, 2019 05:50 AM

Should cyber risk governance take centre-stage in financial services?

IT FEELS as though cyber risk has crept up on us without warning and with great intensity.

Dec 7, 2019 05:50 AM

No Riyadh rush as many global investors steer clear of Aramco IPO

THE Saudi Aramco IPO was supposed to be a cornerstone of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's ambitious plan to open...

Dec 7, 2019 05:50 AM

M&G freeze shows winter is here for UK malls, and it's staying

WHEN shoppers leave the House of Fraser department store at the Fremlin Walk mall about 50 km south-east of London,...

Nov 30, 2019 05:50 AM

Disruption from climate change is only just beginning for investors

WE ARE just at the beginning of a long period in which climate change will have a significant and increasing effect...

Nov 30, 2019 05:50 AM

Energy midstream sector: a strong contender for dividend portfolio

THE overlooked midstream sector commands one of the highest yields in the US market today. Coupled with their strong...


Dec 7, 2019 02:17 PM

Bloomberg says presidential rivals criticising his fortune could have made their own

[NEW YORK] Michael Bloomberg on Friday brushed back critiques about his wealth and bristled at the suggestion that...

Dec 7, 2019 01:47 PM

New trade group of startup investors who don't focus on flipping

[NEW YORK] Attracting venture capital (VC) has rarely been easier for well-connected tech guys in hoodies, but it's...

Dec 7, 2019 01:41 PM

Pemex announces discovery of 'giant' crude oil deposit

[MEXICO CITY] Mexican state oil company Pemex said on Friday it has discovered a deposit in southeastern Mexico that...

Dec 7, 2019 01:38 PM

Deutsche Bank staffers cleared but bank fined in money laundering case

[BERLIN] Frankfurt prosecutors have dropped an investigation into two Deutsche Bank employees accused of aiding tax...

Dec 7, 2019 01:23 PM

Power producer PG&E reaches US$13.5b agreement with victims of California wildfires

[BENGALURU] Bankrupt California power producer Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) said on Friday it had...

Dec 7, 2019 01:15 PM

Banana taped to a wall sells for US$120,000 at Miami art fair

[NEW YORK] Sales zipped ahead during the early hours of the VIP opening at this week's Art Basel Miami Beach, the...


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

Dec 6, 2019

Watch Out For Christmas

NO, VIRGINIA. THERE will be no Rolex Daytona or ‘Pepsi’ in your Christmas stocking this year....


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.