high net worth individuals (HNWI)


Sun Life Singapore launches Indexed Universal Life policy amid strong wealth inflows

Sun Life Singapore has also introduced its inaugural Philanthropic Pledge in partnership with Community Chest.

Singapore economy

Singapore imposes new rules on family offices as Hong Kong recovers from Covid-19

New rules that kicked in April 18 will mean that family offices face a stricter regime to enjoy tax-exempt incomes.

Asset management

More alternative investment opportunities for ultra-rich Asian clients

Banks everywhere are competing to win over the ultra-rich in Asia.

Succession planning

Navigating the evolving needs of Asia's affluent

Singapore has the second highest rate of growth when it comes to HWNIs in 2020.
With 150 years of history, Sun Life protects your wealth through the centuries  - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

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With 150 years of history, Sun Life protects your wealth through the centuries

Winston Churchill even used Sun Life's vaults in Montreal to safeguard C$5 billion in securities for Britain's war effort.

Global Economy

Asia's wealthiest families remain 'uncertain' of Asian region. Here's why

Their caution comes even as Asian economies begin to bounce back, led by China and India, and as the region’s stocks rally.

Succession planning

90% of Singapore high net worth individuals rely on insurance to for wealth and legacy planning, according to AIA and EY

The report conducted customer research across four regions: Mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Singapore. Some 39% of the respondents surveyed were professionals, and 61% were entrepreneurs and family-inherited HNWIs.

In print this week

Former banker founded Charismatic Capital to offer stock loan financing to underserved companies

Stock loans are nothing new. This form of financing requires borrowers to put up shares as collateral in exchange for a loan. However, the global financial crisis (GFC) in 2008 changed all of that.


JPMorgan offers alternative strategy fund to protect capital amid Covid-19 pandemic

Seeking attractive returns from traditional equity and fixed in­come strategies can be challeng­ing amid the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic. Market volatility could easily wipe out the gains made, or worse still, erode capita