assets under management (AUM)

S-REITs in 'flurry' of M&A activities, BOE may deploy negative interest rates: UOB Kay Hian - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Broker's Calls

S-REITs in 'flurry' of M&A activities, BOE may deploy negative interest rates: UOB Kay Hian

S-REITs continued to announce yield-accretive acquisitions, while correcting 3% in the latter half of September, note UOB Kay Hian analysts Jonathan Koh, Loke Peihao and Nicola Ho.


Ex-Motley Fool crew launches Compounder Fund for long haul investors

SINGAPORE (May 29): On Oct 31 last year, investment advisory platform The Motley Fool Singapore — citing a “challenging environment” — ceased operations in Singapore.


Enabling fractional investing in private market assets

(Mar 6): Investors have been turning to the private markets in search of opportunities and returns in this “lower for longer” interest rate environment.

Investing ideas

New business structure enables CapitaLand to deploy capital more effectively

SINGAPORE (July 16): CapitaLand completed its merger with Ascendas-Singbridge (ASB) on June 30.

Asset management

Blackstone pushes 2018 global real estate AUM to US$3.2 trillion mark with a record-breaking year

SINGAPORE (May 22): Total real estate assets under management (AUM) for 2018 rose 12% to US$3.2 trillion ($4.4 trillion) from US$2.8 trillion in 2017, according to this year’s ANREV/INREV/NCREIF Fu

Asset management

Singapore's emergence as a 'Smart Financial Centre'

SINGAPORE (May 22): In 2015, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced the “Smart Financial Centre” plan as part of the Smart Nation vision for Singapore, designating the financial sector

In print this week

Here's why Singapore trumps Hong Kong as Asia's premier wealth management hub

SINGAPORE (July 27): Singapore has edged out Hong Kong in the fight to be the top premier wealth management hub in Asia, according to The Deloitte International Wealth Management Centre Ranking 201

Investing strategy

Asia's top 20 private banks push past US$2 trillion AUM milestone

SINGAPORE (Apr 12): The top 20 private banks in Asia saw their combined assets under management (AUM) soar past the US$2 trillion ($2.6 trillion) milestone in 2017, according to data compiled by As

How Asia Pacific's top private banks fared in 2016, according to Private Banker

SINGAPORE (Oct 13): Total assets under management (AUM) of high net worth (HNW) clients under Asia Pacific’s top 20 institutions have hit a high of US$1.53 trillion ($2.1 trillion) up 4.5% from US$

Investing strategy

Here’s the No. 1 risk weighing on investors’ minds this year

SINGAPORE (Sept 13): Geopolitics is now the leading concern among global institutional investors, overshadowing fears of rising interest rates and an economic slowdown.

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