Russia

Indonesia says election targeted by Chinese, Russian hackers

(Mar 13): Chinese and Russian hackers are attacking Indonesia’s voter data base in a bid to disrupt the country’s upcoming presidential election, according to a senior election commission official.

Investing strategy

Vital to monitor EM developments to uncover future opportunities: Schroders

SINGAPORE (Nov 15): The dynamism and structural growth story of emerging market (EM) equities may play a crucial role in helping investors meet their goals, according to a recent report by Schroder

Geopolitics

US warns Russia it could ‘take out’ missiles

(Oct 3): The US warned that it could resort to strikes against a new class of Russian missile unless Moscow complies with its international commitments to arms reduction.

Broker's Calls

Food Empire downgraded as US ramps up sanctions against Russia

SINGAPORE (Aug 15): RHB Research is downgrading its call on Food Empire to “neutral” from “buy” while lowering its target price on the stock to 60 cents from $1.07 previously to reflect a lower tar

Broker's Calls

Food Empire still a currency play for now: RHB

SINGAPORE (Aug 14): RHB Research is maintaining its “buy” rating on Food Empire with an unchanged target price of 95 cents, after the food and beverage (F&B) product manufacturer on Saturday re

Tech

New cyber ransom attack hits companies worldwide

LONDON (June 28): A new cyberattack similar to WannaCry is spreading from Europe to the US and South America, hitting port operators in New York, Rotterdam and Argentina, disrupting government syst

Tech

Russian cyber hacks on US electoral system far wider than previously known

WASHINGTON (June 14): Russia’s cyberattack on the US electoral system before Donald Trump’s election was far more widespread than has been publicly revealed, including incursions into voter databas

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Comey recounts uneasy meetings with Trump, 'I need loyalty, I expect loyalty'

(June 8): The first time James Comey met Donald Trump, he felt compelled to document their conversations, something he had not done regularly before.

Investing strategy

3 paper tigers of global recession fears

SINGAPORE (May 23): Bank of Singapore (BoS) is maintaining its neutral stance on US and European equities with a focus on rotation and carry themes, while recommending exiting technology and taking

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Global Markets

The bond market isn't dead yet for this JPMorgan fund

SINGAPORE (Jan 16): Don’t count your nails yet for the bond market’s coffin.

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