MARK TO MARKET

UNLESS I have no choice in the matter, I never fail to choose Singapore Airlines (SIA) over its competitors when I travel, even if it means paying more for the ticket. And, let's face it, flying...

ALTHOUGH a rapid V-shaped recovery is our central forecast, there is a risk of a "double-dip" recession if Covid-19 lingers.

CHART VIEW

CAN you contain Covid with cash? Or is it contained with better health measures? The United States and many Western countries seem to believe they have little to learn from China or Singapore so...

INSIGHTS FROM CFA SOCIETY SINGAPORE

DOES market history offer any parallels to today's novel coronavirus crisis?

WIDER uncertainty in capital markets, a result of Covid-19, has brought to the fore some investment tools that local traders are using to bet on intraday or short-term moves.

SINGAPORE Exchange (SGX) saw March turnover for its daily leverage certificates (DLCs) triple year-on-year ago as traders used the financial instruments to hedge investment portfolios and capture...

WHEN I originally sat down to write this letter, I was in my office, thinking about how to describe the events of 2019 and what BlackRock achieved last year.

STOCKS notched their fastest bear market on record and then posted a near 20 per cent rally last week. Some investors, taking comfort in the many dramatic stimulus measures already underway, are...

OPINION

IF EXCHANGE-TRADED funds are the fast food of investing, then private equity is the private kitchen. As the world spirals into a recession and the coronavirus pandemic batters your retirement...

MARK TO MARKET

THREE weeks ago, I said in this column that I would be a buyer of Singapore bank stocks if they traded below their book values. When the buying opportunity that I defined presented itself recently...

BREAKING NEWS

Apr 7, 2020 07:31 PM

SPH's H1 net profit down 9.3%, management warns of further disruption due to Covid-19

SINGAPORE Press Holdings (SPH) reported a 9.3 per cent fall in net profit to S$77.6 million for the half-year ended...

Apr 7, 2020 07:31 PM

Fu Yu to continue Singapore operations during circuit-breaker period

PRECISION plastic components maker Fu Yu Corporation will continue its Singapore operations during the circuit-...

Apr 7, 2020 07:09 PM

Thailand announces 1.9t baht plan to mitigate coronavirus impact

[BANGKOK] Thailand's cabinet approved a package of economic measures worth 1.9 trillion baht (S$82.6 billion) on...

Apr 7, 2020 06:30 PM

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Apr 7, 2020 05:57 PM

STI builds on strong start to the week, rises 4.1% on Tuesday

Singapore's Straits Times Index (STI) built on its positive start to the week, finishing the Tuesday session up 101....