Simon Smiles, CIO for Ultra High Net Worth at UBS Wealth Management, says rising capital inflows into hedge funds reflect demand for alternative investments like private equity.
The European Central Bank's first meeting is a hot topic at Davos this year. Axel Weber, chairman of UBS says that the real issue in Europe is reforms.
Andrew Lee, Global Head of Alternative Investments at UBS, says an increasingly diverging world economy presents opportunities for hedge funds and private markets like private equity.
China's new home prices continued significant fall in December even as year-end sales volumes surged - a somber omen for upcoming 2014 GDP.
Why banks that have exuberantly extended credit to oil companies may feel the pinch of tanking oil.
China's $26B trainmaker merger made Bank of America Merrill Lynch first in Asia's 2014 dealmaking rankings, showing the importance of SoEs for banks.
The yen gained sharply against both the dollar and euro on Tuesday as investors sought the traditional safety of the Japanese currency.
A decade after splitting two railroad manufacturers from the same company to promote competition, China now wants to recombine them. The Financial Times reports.
China's shadow banking sector is growing rapidly despite tightened rules, taking advantage of a regulatory anomaly to prosper.
A month after the Shanghai-Hong Kong trading link opened, demand has subdued and most activity has come from short-term speculative traders.
Owner of Dalian Wanda says China's era of rapid urbanization will end within a decade, so he is looking to shift toward tourism and entertainment.
The U.S. dollar slipped against major currencies on Tuesday on expectations that the Federal Reserve would take a cautious tone.
JPMorgan retained its crown as the top performing investment bank in the first nine months of the year, with revenue of $17.1 billion year-to-date.
Chinese brokers have seen a surge of new stock investors and a dramatic spike in turnover on soaring local bourses, in response to government policy measures.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Aspiring M&A bankers hoping to bank the bucks should angle for a job at Credit Suisse or Deutsche Bank, according to a salary benchmarking site.
Singapore's economy has managed slow-and-steady growth despite a mediocre global view, but high household debt may come back to haunt the city-state.
In the wake of a massive settlement, CFTC chief Timothy Massad tells CNBC areas of bank industry need increased oversight. Get the details.
For banks at the center of the recent foreign exchange investigation, paying the $3.4 billion in fines might be the easy part.
U.S. Treasurys gained on Wednesday morning, with longer-dated notes rising faster than shorter ones.