Nov 24, 2015

China crashClaims the Chinese economy will experience a hard landing in which GDP growth falls as low as 3% next year are mistaken, says a strategist at a leading insurer.

Nov 17, 2015

Handshake5Eastspring Investments has hired four portfolio managers to join its equity teams, which manage $30 billion out of the firm's total of $125 billion under management.

Nov 17, 2015

AlibabaChinese technology stocks such as Alibaba, Baidu and others are expecting a boost after index compiler MSCI allowed US-listed equities to join key indices.

Nov 17, 2015

Renminbi2Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), has backed calls for the renminbi to be awarded reserve currency status.

Nov 17, 2015

Private jetRoughly one in 30 Singaporeans will be a dollar millionaire by 2020, according to estimates that seem to confirm the city state's status as a haven and booking centre for wealth.

Nov 10, 2015

SeoulExchange-traded funds (ETFs) listed in the Asia-Pacific region excluding Japan gained net new money for the fifth month in a row in October.


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