Willis Towers Watson

Asset management

Assets of world's largest fund managers increase by over 15% to US$94 tril

SINGAPORE (Oct 29): The total assets under management (AUM) of the world’s top 500 fund managers surged to US$9.8 trillion ($13.5 trillion) in 2017, 15.6% higher than 2016, according to the latest

Labour market

Challenges faced by Asia Pacific employers as salaries continue to grow

SINGAPORE (Oct 2): For the first time since 2014, salary increases across 17 markets in Asia Pacific saw a mild 0.1% y-o-y rebound this year, according to the latest Salary budget Planning Survey R

Management & Corporate Governance

Asia Pacific employers still fall short of fixing the compensation divide, finds survey

SINGAPORE (Sept 18): Over half the companies in Asia Pacific are failing to compensate their staff effectively and fairly, suggests a new study conducted by Willis Towers Watson.

Singapore economy

Singapore's CPF ranked 9th pension fund in the world

SINGAPORE (Sept 3): Singapore’s Central Provident Fund ranked 9th in the global provision fund, according to the latest global 300 research from Willis Towers Watson’s Thinking Ahead Institute.

Management & Corporate Governance

Asia Pacific salary budget increases projected at 6.1% for 2018: Willis Towers Watson

SINGAPORE (Dec 14): Increases in salary budgets across 21 markets in Asia Pacific are expected to average at 6.1% for 2018, up from 5.9% in 2017, according to Willis Towers Watson’s 2017 Asia P

Survey finds 'serious disconnect' on perceived value of workplace benefits in Singapore

SINGAPORE (Nov 15): The majority of Singapore’s workforce is less than satisfied with their workplace benefits, contrary to what employers might think.

What Singapore employees actually want is not what their employers expect

SINGAPORE (March 29): There are quite a few disparities between Singapore’s employer and employee views on what should be prioritised within a company – giving rise to likely contributing factors t

Singapore employers struggling to attract, retain top talent: survey

SINGAPORE (Feb 22): Employers in Singapore are struggling to attract and retain top talent, according to a Willis Towers Watson survey of more than 2,000 companies globally.

Salary growth in tech sector to overshoot banking sector in 2017

SINGAPORE (Nov 29): Singapore banking salaries are set to grind to a 3% growth rate, falling behind the 4% growth in tech sector salaries for 2017, according to the 2016 Asia Pacific Salary Budget

Singapore seen as worst APAC country for workplace gender equality

SINGAPORE (Oct 31): Gender disparity in Singapore’s workplace has yet to become a thing of the past.