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Slowing economy and flat earnings turn banks into yield plays

(Nov 11): Amid a slowing economy, banks are being increasingly looked upon as yield plays.

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Perpetual bond issuance all the rage in Thailand, but changing accounting standard may threaten parade

(Oct 28): A recent increase in the issuance of perpetual bonds in Thailand seems to be linked to local companies’ desire to lock in low interest rates, but the new accounting standards coming into

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Looking for positives in a negative-yielding world

(Sept 30): A focus on negative yield curves masks the fact that there is still value in the markets. You just have to look in different places.

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Data centres in demand as supply evaporates; units in KDC REIT and MINT continue their ascent

SINGAPORE (Sept 9): In the world of tech, when you use the cloud, you are simply storing your data and programs on the internet instead of in your computer.

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Sinking Singapore stocks still seen as bright spot on dividends

(Aug 23): Singapore’s stocks may be falling, but some investors say they’re still a bright spot in a global equity market marred by trade tensions and slowing economic growth.

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Tenant diversification, unencumbered properties help derisk Manulife US REIT

(Aug 19): With five US real estate investment trusts listed on the Singapore Exchange, Jag -Obhan, chief financial officer of Manulife US REIT’s manager, clearly wants MUST to differentia

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Banks as yield plays, with upside from earnings growth

SINGAPORE (Aug 12): Slowing global growth and uncertainties over the escalating trade war, tech supply chain, China and Hong Kong have all taken their toll on the share prices of the three local ba

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GDP slowdown and trade war take their toll on local hospitality sector

SINGAPORE (Aug 5): On July 30, CDL Hospitality Trusts, Far East Hospitality Trust, Ascott Residence Trust and ARA US Hospitality Trust

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Irrevocable undertaking for merger from AHT's stapled security holders as ART outperforms sector

(Aug 5): Ascott Residence Trust announced on July 11 that Gordon Tang (who has a 6.1% stake in Ascendas Hospitality Trust) and AHDF (which has a 4.1% stake in AHT) have given their irrevo

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ESR-REIT focuses on AEIs and leases as sponsor creates pipeline with Sabana REIT transaction

(July 29): Adrian Chui, CEO of ESR-REIT’s manager, was frank and transparent when asked about the outlook for industrial property, rental reversions, tenants, sponsors and mergers and acq

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