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Singapore hedge funds look to China in 2023 after overcoming Asia turmoil

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Three Singapore-based hedge funds showed how they beat the slump last year amid Covid-induced market turmoil and how they intend to extend their winnings in 2023.

Stock market quotes with city scene are reflected on a glass panel in Hong Kong. Photo: Shutterstock Images

Singapore hedge funds look to China in 2023 after overcoming Asia turmoil

Three Singapore-based hedge funds showed how they beat the slump last year amid Covid-induced market turmoil and how they intend to extend their winnings in 2023.

2 hours ago

Private equity can hedge against market volatility in 2023, say fund managers

Private assets are likely to prove more attractive to investors this year as they can serve as a hedge against volatility in the public markets such as stocks and bonds, according to fund managers.

4 Jan 2023 - 7:30AM

Pain in store for Hong Kong borrowers as bank rates seen rising further

All 10 economists polled by the Post predicted the prime rate will rise in 2023 by up to 1 percentage point, potentially taking borrowing costs to their highest level since 2007.

3 Jan 2023 - 5:08PM
Geopolitical tensions, Covid-19 and a global economic slowdown weighed on public markets in 2022. Photo: AFP

Private equity can hedge against market volatility in 2023, say fund managers

Private assets are likely to prove more attractive to investors this year as they can serve as a hedge against volatility in the public markets such as stocks and bonds, according to fund managers.

4 Jan 2023 - 7:30AM
Banking & finance

Pain in store for Hong Kong borrowers as bank rates seen rising further

All 10 economists polled by the Post predicted the prime rate will rise in 2023 by up to 1 percentage point, potentially taking borrowing costs to their highest level since 2007.

All 10 economists polled by the Post predicted the prime rate will rise in 2023 by up to 1 percentage point, potentially taking borrowing costs to their highest level since 2007.

3 Jan 2023 - 5:08PM
Mergers & Acquisitions

Adrian Cheng-backed Prenetics acquires majority stake in ACT Genomics

Hong Kong-based biotechnology start-up Prenetics has acquired a majority stake in genetics testing company ACT Genomics Holdings.

Hong Kong-based biotechnology start-up Prenetics has acquired a majority stake in genetics testing company ACT Genomics Holdings.

19 Dec 2022 - 5:32PM

Falling property prices: Hong Kong must rethink cooling measures, CPA Australia says

Hong Kong property prices are tipped to fall further in 2023 even as the economy improves, according to CPA Australia, which also said it is time for the Hong Kong government to reconsider its property sector cooling policies.

14 Dec 2022 - 7:30AM
Falling property prices: Hong Kong must rethink cooling measures, CPA Australia says

Macau approves asset exchange backed by former HKEX boss Charles Li

Macau has approved a new asset-exchange platform backed by Charles Li Xiaojio, the former CEO of HKEX, in the latest sign that the former Portuguese colony is diversifying its economy to cut reliance on gaming and tourism.

5 Dec 2022 - 9:20PM
Macau approves asset exchange backed by former HKEX boss Charles Li

Adrian Cheng-backed Prenetics acquires majority stake in ACT Genomics

Hong Kong-based biotechnology start-up Prenetics has acquired a majority stake in genetics testing company ACT Genomics Holdings.

19 Dec 2022 - 5:32PM

Falling property prices: Hong Kong must rethink cooling measures, CPA Australia says

Hong Kong property prices are tipped to fall further in 2023 even as the economy improves, according to CPA Australia, which also said it is time for the Hong Kong government to reconsider its property sector cooling policies.

14 Dec 2022 - 7:30AM

Macau approves asset exchange backed by former HKEX boss Charles Li

Macau has approved a new asset-exchange platform backed by Charles Li Xiaojio, the former CEO of HKEX, in the latest sign that the former Portuguese colony is diversifying its economy to cut reliance on gaming and tourism.

5 Dec 2022 - 9:20PM
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Concrete Analysis | UK a beacon of commercial property opportunity with end of pandemic in sight

The combination of Brexit and the pandemic has raised the perception of the UK as good value among Asian investors. This is especially true for London, which retains its status as a major global financial hub with real estate that is considered a store of wealth

20 Apr 2021 - 12:00PM

Concrete Analysis | Do stock prices, unemployment presage a housing market crash?

Martin Wong of Knight Frank looks at data correlating major movements in the Hang Seng Index and unemployment rate with those in Hong Kong’s home prices.

Martin Wong of Knight Frank looks at data correlating major movements in the Hang Seng Index and unemployment rate with those in Hong Kong’s home prices.

3 Nov 2020 - 7:11PM
Do stock prices, unemployment presage a housing market crash?

Concrete Analysis | Time to upgrade your flat as work-at-home becomes new norm

Like employers waking up to the potential of more work-at-home staff, people are starting to see the importance of rooftops and terraces as they spend more time at home, writes Victoria Allan of Habitat Property.

Like employers waking up to the potential of more work-at-home staff, people are starting to see the importance of rooftops and terraces as they spend more time at home, writes Victoria Allan of Habitat Property.

18 Aug 2020 - 6:45PM
Time to upgrade your flat as work-at-home becomes new norm

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