Wealths

Hedge fund billionaire Griffin buys RM507m London home

LONDON • There are still buyers out there for top-end homes in London.
Citadel LLC founder Ken Griffin (picture) bought No 3 Carlton Gardens, a ...

Elon Musk sees a future in China for Tesla, and it’s muddy

Tesla wants the factory to start pumping out Model 3 cars by the end of the year
BERLIN • Standing in a vast field of muddy wasteland that wouldn’t ...

Bankruptcy would leave PG&E in turmoil for years

SAN FRANCISCO • The lights would stay on if California utility giant PG&E Corp files for bankruptcy. But the company, its customers and investors would ...

Women are on track to earn the same as men — in 202 years

SINGAPORE • The good news: The global gender gap has improved, slightly. The reality: Differences in economic opportunity, including pay between men and ...

Billionaires, blockchain, art set to collide

Lindemann is hosting a conference next week during Art Basel Miami Beach to explore how the blockchain can transform the art world
NEW YORK • Adam ...

Rich Asians are crazy to live in Shanghai, luxury index shows

SINGAPORE • If you’re a high-net-worth individual (HNWI) in Asia into fine dining, wine, jewellery and luxury skin cream, best not to live in Shanghai.
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SoftBank’s Son sees profit surging amid scrutiny over Saudi ties

SoftBank’s Son sees profit surging amid scrutiny over Saudi ties
Tokyo • SoftBank Group Corp founder Masayoshi Son is starting to see the benefits of ...

Bill Gates aims to save RM972b by reinventing the toilet

Sydney • Bill Gates thinks toilets are a serious business, and he’s betting big that a reinvention of this most essential of conveniences can save a half ...

Europe’s worst currency is still strong a decade after crisis

By BLOOMBERG
London • Iceland’s krona isn’t having a meltdown. The krona is the world’s second worst-performing currency this month, only above the ...

How Jack Ma became the role model for China’s start-up generation

As Ma makes plans to leave Alibaba, his legacy will be an enduring one
By BLOOMBERG / Pic By TMR Hong Kong • Long before he became China’s most ...

Singapore plans new bill to attract more of world’s millions

Singapore • Singapore, one of the world’s easiest places to do business, is making it simpler for investment managers to register funds locally as the ...

DBS starts Wealth Chat service using WhatsApp, WeChat platforms

Singapore • DBS Group Holdings Ltd, South-East Asia’s biggest bank, unveiled a service that will allow wealthy clients to interact with their relationship ...