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Credit Bureau Asia gets added to FTSE Global Micro-Cap Index and FTSE Global Total Cap Index  - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Credit Bureau Asia gets added to FTSE Global Micro-Cap Index and FTSE Global Total Cap Index

The indices are part of the FTSE Global Equity Index Series, which tracks 16,000 stocks across 49 markets.
London-based asset manager joins local fintech to provide over $50 million in SME lending  - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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London-based asset manager joins local fintech to provide over $50 million in SME lending

Discussions are underway to roll out similar arrangements in Validus’ other markets, i.e. Vietnam, Indonesia, and Thailand.

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Japan government-backed investors lead Series A funding for iSTOX, raises US$50 mil

iStox's existing investors have added to their holdings too.

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Billionaire Ray Dalio to set up family office in Singapore

Dalio has long held ties to Asia and Singapore, and felt it was “high time” to open a family office here.
Hedge fund investor Dalio sends US$25 mil to start Sustainable Market Principles Program at WMI - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Hedge fund investor Dalio sends US$25 mil to start Sustainable Market Principles Program at WMI

Dalio's principles can be applied to policy-making and not just investing, says WMI CEO Foo Mee Har

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Rupiah and bonds diverge as global funds shun Indonesia

The rupiah is the worst-performing Asian currency this quarter while the nation’s benchmark sovereign bond is outperforming peers.

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How Singapore nurtured foreign trio who became billionaires

David Chen left his native China as a teenager to attend school in Singapore. Little did he know that his adopted city would help him reach the ranks of the ultra-rich.

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Are emerging markets facing a countdown to fiscal cliff?

“If they can’t begin to grow, then that is going to limit the ability to continue to prop up these economies. The question is does that mean there is more pressure for populism?” - Cathy Hepworth, head of emerging market debt at PGIM Fixed Income

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Over 80% of Singaporeans prefer professional advice before making major financial decisions amid increasing market volatility

A new survey by St. James’s Place Wealth Management Asia has revealed 51% of Singaporeans believe they could have achieved better investment outcomes in the past five years if they had engaged a financial adviser.

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China wealth manager Hywin plans to expand into Singapore

The firm hopes to attract US$500 million ($687.1 million) of assets in Singapore within the first year after hiring a team of about 10 to 15 people.
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