Singapore’s Top 10 Billionaires

In land-scarce Singapore, real estate is king. That is why Philip Ng, CEO of Far East Organization, is the richest man in the Southeast Asian city-state with an estimated net worth of US$5.2 billion, according to a Wealth-X list of the top 10 Singapore-b


For Asian tycoons, business growth is top priority

WEALTHY business owners in Asia, Africa and the Middle East are most focused on growing their companies, according to a Standard Chartered Private Bank and Campden Wealth Research report released yesterday.


Chinese assets warm, not hot for Western investors

A flurry of initiatives by China to open up its currency, stock and bond markets inside and outside the country has failed so far to allay international investor concerns about performance, accessibility and liquidity.


APAC’s ETF market growth stutters in 2014

Cerulli attributed the lackadaisical overall performance to uncertain global market conditions, as opposed to investors “losing faith” in the products themselves


ETFs Go Off the Boil

A slow start to 2014 in the ETF space in Asia-Pacific is likely due to lackluster broader market conditions


Asset Managers Are Targeting Asia For Future Growth

About 81% of Asia Pacific-based asset managers see increased opportunity to enter new markets over the next 12 months, and 48% of them plan to do so in the next three years. China, India and Singapore top the list of target countries, according to a new r