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  1. Deutsche Bank urges investors to seek alternatives to shares, bonds

    Posted Jun 29th 2009, 12:00am by Nick Westra

    ... of markets last year, the lead strategist for Asia-Pacific at Deutsche Bank Private Wealth Management says. 'This crisis really has the impact that people will go for alternative ... such as currencies, property or pure commodity plays, to comprise more than half of a portfolio within three years, compared with a current share of about 10 per cent. Capital markets were pulverised last ...

  2. The basics don't change in financial expert's book

    Posted Jul 12th 2009, 12:00am by Nick Westra

    ... Nick Westra The financial crisis has created shifts in markets across asset classes in different corners of the world, but the core principles of investment planning remain intact, says ... to understand. Commodity and currency-linked products, on the other hand, may not find as much broad market appeal because they were more complex and require specific knowledge, he said. For local ...

  3. IMF urges mainland to boost domestic demand

    Posted Feb 04th 2009, 12:00am by Nick Westra

    ... as the world's fourth-largest economy is being buffeted by the global financial crisis. 'It implies a lot of changes- difficult changes, painful changes- in the Chinese economy,' IMF managing ... the yuan was undervalued. 'But the point is that this question about the currency may not be today the most important one,' he said. 'In the situation of the world economy today, we ...

  4. Diversify or die, say investment experts

    Posted Jul 06th 2008, 12:00am by Nick Westra

    ... bear markets, including the Asian financial crisis in 1997. But if investors want to employ this strategy, he suggested they be selective about where they put their money. 'If you buy ... to complicated vehicles like futures and options on commodities or currencies, Mr Lam said. Amid such negative market sentiment, sophisticated investors may also be tempted to bet against stocks in what ...



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