Posts Tagged ‘investors’

Indonesia resurgence gathers pace as global investors pile in

SINGAPORE • The return of yield-hungry investors is signalling the worst may be over for Indonesia.
Global funds are piling back into Asia’s bellwether ...

Deals pipeline encourages Infosys to boost sales growth forecast

BANGALORE • Infosys Ltd, Asia’s second-largest software exporter by value, raised its sales forecast for the year ending March citing a “healthy pipeline” ...

Nightmare 2018 for equity investors

Global equity markets ended 2018 in the red, a downturn not seen over the past decade, with the MSCI World Equity Index tumbling by more than 9.5% YoY
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What is helping the ringgit’s rise?

According to an analyst, the stars are currently aligned for the ringgit
by MARK RAO / pic by BLOOMBERG The ringgit has been a standout performer this ...

Music giant backed by Pony Ma poised to spin new billionaires

HONG KONG • A lawyer, a computer scientist and China’s third-richest person are poised to create one of the year’s biggest hits in the music industry.
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Chinese takeover of EU tech assets set for greater scrutiny

The new rules will prevent foreign investments from threatening national security, largely driven by unease over Chinese acquisitions
BRUSSELS • ...

HNA offers airline vouchers to repay investors instead of cash

HONG KONG • A financing platform under HNA Group Co Ltd is offering investors air tickets rather than cash as repayment, the latest sign of the financial ...

Polarisation easing a sign trades loosen

The gauge has fallen after the October rout, entering a range that’s considered safe for the market
by BLOOMBERG NEW YORK • A model that plots ...

Oil majors churn out cash and mostly hand it back to investors

LONDON • Oil companies saw soaring profits during the third quarter (3Q) as they emerge worst-in-a-generation crude slump. The main takeaway is that while ...

China’s proposed car-tax reduction brings relief to investors, dealers

If proposal goes ahead, it would cut the levy down to the level in place from October 2015 through 2016
by BLOOMBERG BEIJING • The prospect of China ...

FBM KLCI falls to 15-week low, more downside seen on global uncertainties

Asian markets fall to the red zone as investors continue to dump equities worldwide and driving funds to safe havens
By MARK RAO / Pic By BLOOMBERG ...

Utusan Melayu halt its proposed private placement

by TMR
Utusan Melayu (Malaysia) Bhd has decided to halt the proposed private placement of  up to 10% of the issued shares of the company to third ...