News, Comment & Analysis results for Archive

People Moves
2 May 2024

Who’s Moving Where In Wealth Management? – Moodys

The latest moves and appointments in wealth management in the Asia-Pacific region. ...

New Products
2 May 2024

What’s New In Investments, Funds? – Capital Group, Deutsche Bank Private Bank

The latest news in investment offerings, financial products and other services relative to wealth...

Compliance
2 May 2024

Singapore Regulator Lifts Six-Month Pause On DBS's "Non-Essential" Activities

The watchdog had imposed a halt on the bank while the lender sorted out a set of problems in its...

New Products
1 May 2024

AIA Singapore Unveils Wealth Strategy

The increase in regional and domestic wealth has spurred AIA Singapore to launch AIA Wealth Centre...

Strategy
1 May 2024

Global Corporate Bonds New Opportunities – Payden & Rygel

The fixed income team at Los Angeles-headquartered global investment advisor Payden & Rygel, which...

Surveys
1 May 2024

Family Offices Diversify Holdings; Cyber Attacks A Worry

The survey by the US banking group found that the average portfolio had a 45 per cent allocation to...

People Moves
30 April 2024

HSBC's Chief Executive To Retire; Pre-Tax Profit Dips

The announcement by the bank that Noel Quinn is to stand down seems to have come as something of a...

Asset Management
30 April 2024

HSBC Closing External Asset Management Arm For Singapore, Hong Kong

EAMs have grown in Asia over recent years, often created by breakaway teams of bankers seeking more...

Investment Strategies
30 April 2024

Prominent Indian Family Office Increases AI Exposure

The story is an example of how family offices are among those institutions putting money into the...

Family Office
30 April 2024

Over 130 Family Offices To Start, Widen Operations, Says Hong Kong Government – Report

The city is competing against Singapore, Dubai and other hubs to be a location for ultra-high net...

Comment & Analysis results for Archive

Trust Estate
5 July 2021

VISTAS, PTCS and SPACs - What's In Singapore Advisors' Toolkits?

Wealth management is no stranger to an eye-watering number of acronymn entities that relate to...

Tax
25 June 2021

Do The Super-Rich Really Only Pay A 3.4 Per Cent Tax Rate?

The group called ProPublica recently claimed that data on America's 25 richest people showed that...

Technology
18 June 2021

Who Said The Sky's The Limit?

The space environment is no longer the sole preserve of government agencies. Today, it is private...

Compliance
17 June 2021

Basel’s Cryptoasset Stance Is No “Green Light,” But A Warning - Commentary

A wealth management figure and frequent commentator on financial affairs says that a global banking...

Investment Strategies
11 June 2021

Lifting The Fog On ESG's Data Problem

Calls are growing for accurate high-quality ESG data that is assessed under a global standard....

Wealth Strategies
9 June 2021

Japanese Market’s Upside Potential: Vaccination Progress, Rising Rates

This article argues that the Japanese market, which is lagging major peers amid a slow vaccine...

Tax
27 May 2021

A Global Minimum Corporate Tax Rate - Smart Policy Or "Tax Cartel"?

Setting a global minimum corporate tax rate among major industrialised nations has the certain...

Strategy
24 May 2021

BOOK REVIEW: "Leave Me Alone And I'll Make You Rich" By Deirdre McCloskey And Art Carden

This book review considers a new work charting the sources of wealth in the developed world,...

Family Office
17 May 2021

Family Office Or Founder's Office - Sector Must Tighten Definitions

A consultant and former private banking and investment industry figure has a complaint: he reckons...

Investment Strategies
17 May 2021

Are Debt, Digital And Climate Transforming Central Banking, Broader Economy?

Climate change, aka global warming, affects the global economy and hence influences how central...