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Variable Capital Companies: The right structure at the right place, right time

Picture this: A tropical island where its citizens have one of the highest stand-ards of living and also one of the highest per capita GDPs globally; is politically stable, has the highest sovereig

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Fullerton's Chan worries for your retirement as Singapore's population ages

As part of his ongoing efforts to drive home the importance of being prepared financially for retirement, veteran fund manager Vincent Chan has no lack of advice for the young.

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VCC could raise Singapore's profile as fund management hub

SINGAPORE (July 17): Singapore’s position as a fund management and wealth management centre was further enhanced this year with the launch of the variable capital company (VCC) structure by the Mon

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Prudential’s financial consultants to get IBF-accredited certification

SINGAPORE (July 14): Prudential Singapore says it will be sending its 5,000 financial consultants to go through a certification programme as part of its commitment to continuously invest in strengt

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Cash is king, but sometimes so is cash ratio

SINGAPORE (July 3): Cash is one of the more important metrics for investors to examine before investing in companies.

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Raising the barbell in factor investing

SINGAPORE (June 12): Both institutional and private wealth investors have historically allocated to outcome-oriented strategies.

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CPF maintains 4% rate to Special, MediSave, and Retirement accounts for 3Q20

SINGAPORE (May 22): The Central Provident Fund (CPF) Board will be maintaining its 4% interest rate per annum for Special and MediSave accounts (SMA) from July to September this year.

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Developers clear up misconception around perpetual securities

SINGAPORE (May 22): On May 13, during a 1HFY2020 results briefing by Frasers Property’s (FPL) management, there were some questions on the company’s higher gearing, which had risen to 106.8% by Mar

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