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Asia regulators see brokers take the flak

31-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Financial News | 7:01 AM

One of the major debates in the market relates to which participant in the trading chain is ultimately responsible when something goes wrong – is it the end institution [...]
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Asia: Mostly in the red

30-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:13 AM

Asian markets were mostly lower yesterday Monday October 29 as better-than-expected US growth data failed to offset concerns over corporate earnings. Trading was also nervous [...]
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Southeast Asia on radar of private equity

30-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Ft | 7:01 AM

Henry Kravis, co-founder of New York-based private equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, has been coming to Singapore every year since 1982. That was the year when the [...]
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Asia Private Equity Weekly News, October 29, 2012

30-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:01 AM

News and developments in Asia private equity from Reuters News for the week ending October 26. OCTOBER 26 BLACKSTONE GROUP L.P. has agreed to buy the Huamin Imperial Building [...]
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Asian currencies strengthen in week on signs of China recovery

Asian currencies strengthen in week on signs of China recovery

29-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 7:01 AM

South Korea’s won led gains in Asian currencies this week as data signaled China’s economy is improving, brightening the outlook for the region’s exports. A [...]
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Asia Roundup: Markets in the red

27-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 9:04 AM

Asian markets were lower yesterday Friday October 26 as dealers looked ahead to the release later in the day of US economic growth figures, while Hong Kong eased on [...]
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In a time of corporate gloom, SE Asian companies bring some light

27-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:01 AM

Southeast Asia is becoming one bright spot in a world of gloomy corporate earnings, with strong profit growth powered by a population of 600 million people increasingly [...]
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Japan’s own ‘fiscal cliff’ threatens to roil JGBs

Japan’s own ‘fiscal cliff’ threatens to roil JGBs

27-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Wall Street Journal | 7:01 AM

Time is running out before Japan faces its own version of a “fiscal cliff” as political wrangling prevents the passage of a bill to raise the debt ceiling, [...]
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Japan banks hedge bets over new US swap rules

27-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Wall Street Journal | 7:01 AM

Japanese banks appear to be hedging their bets in response to new US rules tied to the Dodd-Frank market overhaul. Officials say they may cut back on trading financial [...]
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Banks look to strengthen hand in sovereign restructurings

27-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:01 AM

The world’s biggest banks are drawing up tactics to strengthen their hand in future sovereign debt restructurings, as they seek to avoid another situation similar to [...]
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Big listings bring Bursa Malaysia to fore

27-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Financial Times | 7:01 AM

Tajuddin Atan, chief executive of Bursa Malaysia, cannot quite believe what has happened to his exchange. From being a sleepy southeast Asian backwater dwarfed by the markets [...]
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Asia Roundup: Mostly higher

26-Oct-2012 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 8:02 AM

Asian markets were mostly higher yesterday Thursday October 25 after the US Federal Reserve said it would keep its loose monetary policy in place until there is stronger [...]
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Singapore pips HK on best regulatory environment, World Bank reports

Singapore pips HK on best regulatory environment, World Bank reports

26-Oct-2012 Intellasia | The Asset | 7:01 AM

Singapore has the most business-friendly regulatory environment for small and medium enterprises for the seventh consecutive year, according to the latest World Bank and [...]
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Private Banker International Reveals Drop in Assets Under Management in Asia for 2011 Despite Buoyant Market

Private Banker International Reveals Drop in Assets Under Management in Asia for 2011 Despite Buoyant Market

25-Oct-2012 Intellasia | ACN Newswire | 8:36 AM

Private Banker International’s Top 20 Asia-Pacific AuM Benchmark, a survey of the region’s leading private banks released today reveals that assets under [...]
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Private Banker International Global Wealth Awards 2012 Winners Announced

Private Banker International Global Wealth Awards 2012 Winners Announced

25-Oct-2012 Intellasia | ACN Newswire | 8:35 AM

Private Banker International (PBI), the leading journal for the global wealth management industry has announced the winners of the 2012 Private Banker International Global [...]
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