ANALYSIS

Hedge funds chart course through ‘IMO 2020’ storm

Hedge funds chart course through ‘IMO 2020’ storm

Published 08/07/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Shipping companies, refineries, freight derivatives or diesel cracks? Investment funds are placing their bets as the shipping sector prepares for new rules [more…]

Durant chooses to go his own way with move to Nets

Durant chooses to go his own way with move to Nets

Published 01/07/2019

(Reuters) - With his decision to join the Brooklyn Nets, Kevin Durant ended an era in Golden State while advancing a trend of the NBA’s [more…]

Ebola’s spread shows how science needs societies to succeed

Ebola’s spread shows how science needs societies to succeed

Published 17/06/2019

LONDON - The persistence of Congo’s Ebola outbreak and its deadly spread to Uganda in recent days show how societal issues are as crucial as [more…]

Seeking shelter from trade war, fund managers bet on China’s consumers

Seeking shelter from trade war, fund managers bet on China’s consumers

Published 13/06/2019

SYDNEY/HONG KONG (Reuters) - China may be an odd choice for investors seeking shelter from a Sino-U.S. trade war. Yet, money managers in Asia are [more…]

Under pressure, Biden drifts leftward on abortion, climate change

Under pressure, Biden drifts leftward on abortion, climate change

Published 07/06/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Joe Biden Express to the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination went a bit off track this week. Since Biden joined the race [more…]

World bonds wave recession flags as future inflation evaporates

World bonds wave recession flags as future inflation evaporates

Published 07/06/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - After almost three years of successfully predicting a global economic revival, world bond markets are furiously flagging the risk of yet another [more…]

Trump’s Mexican tariffs test limits of U.S. emergency powers: legal…

Trump’s Mexican tariffs test limits of U.S. emergency powers: legal…

Published 01/06/2019

(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump’s proposal to impose a tariff on all Mexican goods to push Mexico to halt a surge in illegal immigrants [more…]

Asia’s billionaires develop taste for boutique wealth managers

Asia’s billionaires develop taste for boutique wealth managers

Published 27/05/2019

HONG KONG/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Growing demand by Asia’s rich for independent advisory services and access to a wide variety of investment products is spurring the [more…]

Trade uncertainty darkens U.S. small caps outlook

Trade uncertainty darkens U.S. small caps outlook

Published 20/05/2019

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Shares of smaller publicly listed U.S. companies have fallen more on recent U.S.-China trade tensions than larger corporations and could face [more…]