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  1. Property - International - INVESTMENT

    Investors plan to step up purchases of homes in United States, survey shows

    Posted Sep 26th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... research firm. About 30 per cent of investors plan to reduce their purchases, the study showed. "Although housing markets are changing across the nation, investors are still seeing great ... to be major players in the nation's housing economy for the foreseeable future." Dorkin said rising rents were benefiting 28.1 million US home investors - people who own property ...

  2. Business - Money - CHART OF THE WEEK

    Emerging nation stocks fall most since 2007

    Posted Nov 05th 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Michael Patterson Emerging nation stocks fall most since 2007 Five years after global equities peaked, valuations in developing countries have tumbled the most even as their economies ... in developing nations, according to the International Monetary Fund. The decline in valuations has caught the attention of Jack Ablin, chief investment officer of BMO Private Bank, who said ...

  3. Business - Money - IPO

    Great Eagle begins public offering of units in Langham Hospitality trust

    Posted May 16th 2013, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu, Peggy Sito

    ... Yvonne Liu and Peggy Sito Sale of Langham Hospitality trust starts Langham Hospitality Investments begins its public offering of units in a hotel investment trust today, aiming to sell ... of the trust after the spin-off. The forecast distribution per unit from the listing date to the end of this year is expected to be about HK$0.18. With a possible distribution waiver from Great Eagle, ...

  4. Pension fund picks Citibank, National Trust as custodians

    Posted Jul 26th 2006, 12:00am by Jamil Anderlini

    ... Jamil Anderlini in Beijing China's pension fund has chosen Citibank and National Trust as custodian banks for all its international business. It has prepared a shortlist of 25 fund managers to manage its investments in overseas stocks and bonds as it prepares to go abroad in the fourth quarter. The National Social Security Fund (NSSF) was approved in May to invest up to 44 ...

  5. Business - Money - ENERGY

    Squeezed funds shy away from green investments

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... managers should take the lead in contributing towards socially responsible investment, as they could make investments with long-term objectives. Ewen McDonald, co-chairman of the United Nations-backed Green Climate Fund, said private funding was key to plugging the funding gap towards its goal of raising US$100 million by 2020 to help developing nations ease the impact of climate ...

  6. Business - Money - INVESTMENT

    Don't miss market chance, says fund

    Posted May 30th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanny Yu

    ... positions in health care, internet, property and brokerage stocks as the nation pursues structural reforms aimed at raising consumption and liberalising the financial markets to avoid ... be a good hedge if the United States' quantitative easing is scaled down, which would trigger a sell-off in the US market. "A shares only have a 0.5 per cent correlation with the S&P ...

  7. Bank gets stuck with drug-money buck

    Posted Aug 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... disorder of their national audience sets 20-second time limits on their pronouncements these days. The usual ploy is to seat their victim of the day at a table below their dais and then, thumb ...

  8. News - China

    Investment still key to China's growth, says NDRC chairman

    Posted Mar 07th 2013, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... encourages urbanisation and transforms the mainland's economic structure. National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) chairman Zhang Ping's comments suggest the authorities may follow ... nation," Zhang told a press briefing on the sidelines of the annual session of the National People's Congress in Beijing yesterday. Investment plays a crucial role in driving economic growth. ...

  9. Corporate human rights police should start by looking in the mirror

    Posted Jul 30th 2004, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp I AM ALL in favour of corporate responsibility to more than shareholders alone. The United Nations has a set of rules called the UN Norms and the world would be a better ... but, until their shareholders fully support them in the language of investment, the simple way will not be effective. You are talking here, sirs, of cultural norms that override United Nations ...

  10. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    Why it's worth anticipating the next great bull market in China stocks

    Posted Apr 25th 2013, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... at a price-to-forward-earnings multiple of just 9.6 times. That makes the Chinese market look cheap against crisis-hit Europe on about 12 times, and a steal compared with the United States on 14 times estimated ... there's a problem with it. As Yu Yongding, a National Development and Reform Committee adviser, pointed out in Hong Kong earlier this month, a full opening of China's capital account could ...




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