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  • Winds of change in Saudi Arabia's investment climate

    Winds of change in Saudi Arabia's investment climate 14 Aug 2014

    The winds of change are blowing in Saudi Arabia, carrying the potential to dramatically shift the investment climate there.
  • The limits of monetary policy

    The limits of monetary policy 14 Aug 2014

    It’s tempting to think that central banks are all-powerful. Swift action by Fed chief Bernanke and his peers in other countries rescued...
  • Poland's Growing Prosperity

    Poland's Growing Prosperity 14 Aug 2014

    When I first traveled to Warsaw over 20 years ago, it was a grey and forbidding place with drab shop windows, a holdover from the...
  • Capital Markets Reform in China: Gaining Momentum

    Capital Markets Reform in China: Gaining Momentum 21 Jul 2014

    Reform efforts in China seem to be gaining momentum. The big question is whether these reforms will buoy investor confidence, and...
  • The Fed's one thing, the BoJ  another

    The Fed's one thing, the BoJ another 16 Jul 2014

    Don’t fight the Fed. Especially if you sit in an emerging market. This lesson has been learned, repeatedly, the hard way.
  • 2015 India budget

    2015 India budget 14 Jul 2014

    India’s new Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s unveiled his budget for FY14/15 today. While there was no big bang, the overall tone was...
  • How big are emerging markets?

    How big are emerging markets? 09 Jul 2014

    Statistical studies of gross domestic product (GDP) in emerging markets have been in the news recently. Early in April, a rebasing of...
  • Asia's winds of change are really  picking up

    Asia's winds of change are really picking up 09 Jul 2014

    Something is stirring. Politicians are talking about reform. Of course, that’s standard fare for anyone seeking or occupying higher...
  • Time to broaden horizons in Europe

    Time to broaden horizons in Europe 07 Jul 2014

    The last two years in European equities have been dominated by recovery and value trades. These areas of the market suffered a sharp...
  • Modi’s moment: The reforms India needs to tackle

    Modi’s moment: The reforms India needs to tackle 03 Jul 2014

    It’s easy to get lost in the flurry of policy commentary and reform proposals spewing out of New Delhi these days. Prime Minister Modi...
  • Emerging markets: Mid-year update

    Emerging markets: Mid-year update 02 Jul 2014

    As I’ve often said, investing in emerging markets requires patience, long-term perspective, and selective stock-picking. I think many...
  • Summer bounce

    Summer bounce 02 Jul 2014

    Not too shabby. After a disappointing run, PMIs across Asia are heading up. China’s manufacturing sector is expanding again, helping to...
  • Commentary on Japanese Equities

    Commentary on Japanese Equities 30 Jun 2014

    We remain positive on the outlook for Japan’s economy and stock market as we believe the changes in policy by both the Bank of Japan and...
  • Here comes the Chinese

    Here comes the Chinese 27 Jun 2014

    For all the worries about China’s growth, and the impact of a slowdown on the rest of the region, there is at least one sector that is...
  • Economic Insights

    Economic Insights 19 Jun 2014

    DO CONSUMERS DRIVE THE U.S. ECONOMY? Yes and no. Certainly, end sales are what make an entire production line worthwhile.
  • Mexico's Road to Reform

    Mexico's Road to Reform 19 Jun 2014

    Many investors had high hopes for Mexico’s market this year given an improving global economic outlook and a slate of planned domestic...
  • Bank of England sends mixed messages to markets

    Bank of England sends mixed messages to markets 19 Jun 2014

    The minutes from the latest Bank of England (BoE) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting warned that there is a rising risk that interest...
  • A Quarter Century of Emerging Markets Investing

    A Quarter Century of Emerging Markets Investing 19 Jun 2014

    At one time or another, every country could have been classified as “emerging.” Back in the 1800s, the Western part of the United...
  • India at risk of poor rains

    India at risk of poor rains 12 Jun 2014

    For all its achievements in recent decades, with soaring hightech exports and a burgeoning middle class, India’s economy remains...
  • Asia Economics and FX Comment

    Asia Economics and FX Comment 09 Jun 2014

    It wasn't exactly a bazooka that Mr. Draghi pulled out of his pocket yesterday. True, it sounded impressive enough, with the ECB being the...
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Investing

Expert's Views
Straits Times Index 3,328.30 14.17
Volume Value Rise Fall Unchanged
1,603.9M 860.6M 207 204 742
Hang Seng Index 24,749.02 -3.07
KLCI 1,867.69 1.58
Nikkei 225 15,668.60 192.00
South Korea KOSPI 2,051.58 -16.28
Updated: 02 Sep 2014 17:06 (Quotes are 10 mins delayed)

IR ALERTS

Excelpoint: Proposed Disposal Of 24 Kaki Bukit Crescent For S$6.68 Million.

02 Sep 2014 17:37

Excelpoint Technology Ltd's wholly-owned subsidiary, Excelpoint Systems (Pte) Ltd has entered into a sale and purchase agreement on 2 Septem...

First REIT: Utilises S$3.7 Million From Distribution Reinvestment Plan To Repay Existing Loans.

02 Sep 2014 17:29

First Real Estate Investment Trust is pleased to announce the issue of 3,171,926 new units in First REIT on 29 August 2014. These new units ...

Mirach Energy: Enters Into A Cooperation Agreement With CNOOC EnerTech Drillng And Production.

02 Sep 2014 17:19

Mirach Energy Limited is pleased to announce that UniTEQ Energy Services Pte. Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary incorporated in the Republic o...

Boustead: Proud Sponsor Of Boustead Golf Open 2014.

01 Sep 2014 17:25

Boustead Singapore Limited's wholly-owned subsidiary, Boustead Projects Pte Ltd is once again the proud sponsor of the Boustead Golf Open 20...

Midas: Jilin Midas Wins Siemens Top Global Supplier Award, 'Our Stars For Rail Systems 2014'.

01 Sep 2014 17:23

Midas Holdings Limited's Aluminium Alloy Division, Jilin Midas Aluminium Industries Co., Ltd has won the 'Our Stars For Rail Systems 2014' a...

LionGold: Proposed Sale Of Acadian Mining For S$9.7 Million.

31 Aug 2014 18:30

LionGold Corp Ltd in its capacity as the guarantor, and its wholly-owned subsidiary, LionGold Mining Canada Inc., have entered into a share ...

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