Singapore is a gateway to Southeast Asia and is a wealth management hub, but Hong Kong boasts easy access to China and leads in IPOs.
Inflation in Singapore came in below expectations in March, data released Monday showed, as residential rents continued to spiral lower.
David Gerald, Securities Investors Association Singapore, lists areas where Singapore has a competitive advantage over Hong Kong in terms of being a financial hub.
Tan Su Shan, DBS, says the boom in fintech and the rise of robo-advisers has brought fees down for customers in the mass retail wealth space.
A key challenge facing every stock exchange is diversity of businesses, explains Ronald Arculli of FWD Group.
Proximity to ASEAN and connectivity are some of the reasons why Singapore is a great financial center, explains Anna Marrs of Standard Chartered Bank.
More than 40 percent of the exchange's listed companies come from outside of Singapore, notes CEO Loh Boon Chye.
Asia's two key financial hubs are currently struggling with property, ports and people. How will each stack up in 2017? Dan Murphy and Emily Tan find out.
Singapore boasts high markets for IT and fixed income while Hong Kong remains active in matters regarding China, notes Ke Yin, CEO of Citic Securities International.
The West's rising protectionism is a threat to Asia’s prosperity, Tommy Koh, Singapore's ambassador-at-large, said Thursday.
The world's largest offshore rig builder Keppel Corp expects an extended slowdown in the offshore sector though oil prices have recovered from historical lows.
Asia will grow old at a faster pace in the coming decades, hampering growth in emerging markets such as China and Thailand before they can become rich.
SATS has received EU approval as an establishment for the provision of transshipment services, including meat products, explains CEO Alex Hungate.
Ofo CEO Dai Wei, a 26-year-old entrepreneur who named his firm Ofo as the letters look like a bike, revealed the figure in a conversation with CNBC.
Singapore's March non-oil domestic exports (NODX) grew more than expected from a year earlier, fueled by a surge in pharmaceutical and petrochemical shipments.
The Singapore property market's long downtrend is poised to end next year, with home prices set to double by 2030, Morgan Stanley said.
Markets in Asia closed mixed on Thursday, with Japanese shares falling amid a stronger yen against the dollar.
Singapore's iconic SuperTrees at the city-state's futuristic gardens will be converted into massive Jedi and Sith weapons come May 4.
S&P kept Singapore’s AAA rating and stable outlook unchanged, citing robust public finances despite some concerns on the external outlook.
More investors are considering environmental, social and governance factors in their financial analysis and decision making.