GLOBAL - Singapore equities are well-positioned to profit from the global economic recovery and technology demand, Govett Investments claims.
Govett says Singapore, supported by a progressive stable government, is in a strong position to attract new investment.
Govett’s Singapore growth fund manager Tan Choon Hoe said although it had lagged behind Korea and Taiwan it was quickly picking up.
Choon Hoe said: “The worst is certainly over and many signs point to recovery.
“Positive first-quarter performance looks set to continue into the year backed by a better overseas market, low interest rates and inflation and ample liquidity.”
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Some 56% of defined contribution (DC) asset managers do not believe they will have transaction cost information in time for pension funds' March year-end statements, according to Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP) research.
NEST has appointed Clive Elphick, Martin Turner, Mutaz Qubbaj and Chris Hitchen as trustee members of its reshaped board.
Most people want to avoid investing in projects that contribute to climate change, and would consider moving to another less-exposed provider, according to a survey commissioned by ClientEarth.