Investors Looking for Long-Term Stability in Thailand
Thailand is no stranger to coups, but no coup has derailed the Thai economy. Investors are watching closely, though, hoping this time isn't different.
Bright Spots Offer Hope for Indonesian Economy
Three sectors are leading the way after the fall of the nickel market.
House Passes Bill to Rein In CFPB
The bill replaces the director with a bipartisan board and cuts bureau workers’ pay; Senate support for the measure is unclear.
Air Travel Booms in Southeast Asia
There has been an explosion of growth in sales of aircraft in Southeast Asia, as airlines complete for a rapidly growing new market.
Top 10 Most Expensive Luxury Purchases Ever
Many people for whom money is no object — billionaires — spare no expense in indulging their appetite for luxury objects.
The Iron Silk Road: Istanbul’s Marmaray Tunnel Links Europe, Asia Undersea
First phase of “pharaonic” project turns a sultan’s dream into reality.
Nouriel Roubini Warns of Bubbles in the Economic Broth
Nouriel Roubini channeled PIMCO’s Bill Gross by employing a soup metaphor to warn of economic woes to come.
Will U.K.’s Entry Into Islamic Finance Help Boost Growth?
The U.K intends to enter the world of Islamic finance with the issuance of an Islamic bond and the creation of an Islamic index.
Islamic Pension Shift May Boost Investment Opportunities
Asset management industries in Asia and the Middle East may find a surprising boost to growth in the form of Islamic pension funds.
BDCs, Maligned by Regulators, Find a Champion
Despite recent warnings, Michael Forman of Franklin Square makes a strong argument for including business development companies in a portfolio.