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Global economy set to lose up to 18% of GDP if no action taken against climate change: Swiss Re Institute - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Global economy set to lose up to 18% of GDP if no action taken against climate change: Swiss Re Institute

A lack of action in combatting climate change over the next 30 years could cause the global economy to shrink by some 18%.

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Briefs: India records surge in Covid cases; India records world's highest one-day surge in Covid cases

Quoteworthy: "The investment needed to green our economy is enormous." –— Janet Yellen, US Treasury secretary, adding that climate change is an “existential risk t

China in the next five years - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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China in the next five years

There were few surprises at China’s lianghui or “Two Sessions” when the two top legislative bodies, the National People’s Congress (NPC) and the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference,

Fasten your seatbelts, next few months will be turbulent for EMs - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Fasten your seatbelts, next few months will be turbulent for EMs

Federal Reserve Bank Chairman Jay Powell was right to observe that the US economy is at an “inflection point”.

Upside risk on US treasury yields favour risk assets and cyclical sectors: JPMorgan - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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Upside risk on US treasury yields favour risk assets and cyclical sectors: JPMorgan

The hike in US inflation looks short-term for now but the risk to US 10-year treasury bond yields is to the upside, which should favour risk assets and cyclical sectors, says JPMorgan Asset Managem

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Giant ponzi scheme mastermind Bernie Madoff dies at 82

Bernard Madoff, the Manhattan investment adviser who promised stellar returns to his A-list clients and instead defrauded them of more than US$19 billion ($25.49 billion) in history’s largest Ponzi

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Briefs: Tharman warns against crypto, Grab to list in New York, IMF upgrades GDP forecast

Tharman warns public against risks of crypto as world warms towards Bitcoin

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Jokowi doubles Indonesia's wealth fund goal to US$200 bil

President Joko Widodo has set a US$200 billion ($268.2 million) goal for Indonesia’s new wealth fund in the next two to three years, aiming to fund his push for the resource-driven economy to rise

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Inflation: the devil we knew

Inflation concerns have entered the mainstream; a bit of a shame, since I quite enjoyed being out of consensus.

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