Global Economy

GLP gets green light to issue onshore Belt & Road bonds in China

SINGAPORE (Jan 5): Global Logistic Properties (GLP) has received approval from the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) to issue up to RMB 12 billion ($2.46 billion) of RMB-denominated ‘Be

Investing strategy

Which of the major stock markets are 'cheap' going into 2018?: Schroders

SINGAPORE (Dec 28): Global investors should beware the temptation to simply compare a valuation metric for one region with that of another, according to global investment manager Schroders.

Singapore economy

Singapore no longer among world's top 20 most expensive cities: ECA International

SINGAPORE (Dec 12): Singapore has dropped out from the list of the world’s top 20 most expensive cities for expatriates to live and work in, according to the latest cost of living research publishe

Global Markets

Global institutional investors brace for volatlity, asset bubbles in 2018: Natixis

SINGAPORE (Dec 7): As allocations to passive strategies register a decline for the third consecutive year, institutional investors are preparing for volatility, asset bubbles and fragile markets ah

Global Markets

US$9.1 bil Korean fund eyes Europe student housing

SEOUL (Sept 29): Student housing in Europe and Australian infrastructure are luring global funds out of their comfort zone, as a South Korean manager of local government employee savings joins peer

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.

Global Markets

Growing pains in US, Europe and China: Deutsche

SINGAPORE (July 24): Markets are worried about the growth in US, Europe and China, according to Deutsche Bank’s weekly CIO Insights report published last Friday.

Emerging Markets

Asian EMs enjoy a supportive economic landscape with reasonable valuations: Deutsche

SINGAPORE (July 6): Deutsche Bank Wealth Management is retaining its “overweight” stance on emerging market (EM) equities, particularly Asia ex-Japan, as it deems the region’s economic landscape as

SGX to commence trading of Daily Leverage Certificates on July 17

SINGAPORE (July 3): Singapore Exchange (SGX) will commence trading of daily leverage certificates (DLCs) on Asian indices starting from July 17.

Investing strategy

Global investor confidence remains subdued across regions in June: State Street

SINGAPORE (June 28): The State Street Investor Confidence Index (ICI) declined slightly in June to now stand at 101, down from the previous month’s reading of 102.6.

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