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  • Opening Asia to Foreign Direct  Investment

    Opening Asia to Foreign Direct Investment 24 Sep 2014

    Asia is at a crossroads. After years of heady growth, the engine needs retuning. Debt is no longer a recipe for sustained growth, and it...
  • 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...
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Expert's Views
Straits Times Index 3,276.74 -12.98
Volume Value Rise Fall Unchanged
1,653.8M 1,625.2M 151 250 729
Hang Seng Index 22,932.98 -296.23
KLCI 1,846.31 -0.03
Nikkei 225 16,173.52 -137.12
South Korea KOSPI 2,020.09 -6.51
Updated: 30 Sep 2014 17:06 (Quotes are 10 mins delayed)

IR ALERTS

COSCO: Delivery Of Vessel.

30 Sep 2014 17:26

COSCO Corporation (Singapore) Limited wishes to announce that COSCO (Dalian) Shipyard Co., Ltd, a subsidiary of the Company's 51% owned COSC...

Ezra: EMAS Offshore Registered Final Prospectus With MAS.

30 Sep 2014 11:11

Ezra Holdings Limited wishes to announce that EMAS Offshore Limited has registered its final prospectus with the Monetary Authority of Singa...

FSL Trust: Appoints New Non-Executive Independent Director.

30 Sep 2014 11:02

First Ship Lease Trust announces the appointment of Esben Sofren Poulsson as Non-Executive Independent Director of FSL Trust Management Pte....

See Hup Seng: Invest US$8 Million To Acquire 25% Stake In Aenergy.

30 Sep 2014 10:30

See Hup Seng Limited had on 29 September 2014, entered into a conditional investment agreement dated 29 September 2014 with Aenergy Holdings...

Blumont: Legal Proceedings In Relation To Article Published In The Edge Singapore.

29 Sep 2014 18:15

Blumont Group Ltd. has on 29 September 2014 commenced proceedings in Singapore against The Edge Publishing Pte Ltd and Benjamin Paul, who ar...

LionGold: Held An Estimated 5.5 Million Ounces Of Gold In Mineral Resources & 800,000 Ounces Of Gold In Ore Reserves As Of 31 March 2014.

29 Sep 2014 18:07

With the updated Qualified Persons' Reports for the six gold mining assets, LionGold Corp Ltd held an estimated 5.5 million ounces of gold i...

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