Brexit

Global Economy

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SINGAPORE (Oct 21): “Where there is a will, there is a #deal — we have one!”Jean-Claude Juncker, president of the European Commission, following th

Brexit

UK, EU agree on 'great new' Brexit deal

SINGAPORE (Oct 17): The British pound rallied and UK stocks turned higher as Britain and the European Union on Thursday finally reached a historic Brexit deal.

Global Markets

Investor confidence ticks up in September but still too early to get excited, says State Street

SINGAPORE (Sept 26): Investor confidence has edged up in September, according to the Investor Confidence Index (ICI) released Thursday by State Street Global Markets.

Global Economy

Briefs

SINGAPORE (Sept 9): “Take an interest in the world around you. Read the newspapers. You must have an interest in the world.

Brexit

Wounded Johnson's Brexit plan in tatters as election fight looms

(Sept 4): UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson began moves to trigger a snap general election after suffering a humiliating defeat for his Brexit strategy that left his ruling party in tatters.

Sovereign wealth funds

Hong Kong turmoil, Brexit roil Temasek's US$3 bil Watson sale

(Sept 3): Temasek Holdings’ sale of a US$3 billion ($4.2 billion) stake in retailer AS Watson Group has been derailed under the twin pressures of Brexit and the anti-government protests rocking Hon

Global Economy

Briefs

SINGAPORE (Sept 2): “What Elon Musk wants to produce is a lifestyle. We are not interested in a lifestyle.

Geopolitics

Veteran diplomat talks about trade war, complexity, Asean and more

SINGAPORE (Aug 16): Retired diplomat Bilahari Kausikan gave a wide-ranging talk on Indo-Pacific concept on Friday morning at the Iseas-Yusof Ishak Institute.

China Focus

China's changing trade and market opportunities

(Aug 5): China’s economic growth slowed to 6.2% in the second quarter, making it the weakest pace in 27 years.

Global Economy

Global investor risk appetite wanes amid supply chain disruption, Brexit uncertainties: State Street

SINGAPORE (Aug 1): Investors across North America, Europe and Asia Pacific are showing a waning appetite for risk, according to State Street Corporation’s Investor Confidence Index (ICI) for July.

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