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What Do Index Funds Have to Do With the Cost of Air Travel?
  • Sun, 13 Aug 2017 07:28

Photo credit: xlibber, CC BY 2.0. The Atlantic just posted a longread titled “Are Index Funds Evil?” which is the kind of question that y...

Most Maritime provinces see drop in crime index, increase in incidents of fraud: Stats Canada
  • Tue, 25 Jul 2017 08:25

All but one province in Canada's Maritimes saw a drop-off in incidents of police-reported crime in 2016, according to newly released data from Sta...

Reits, trusts under scrutiny with new governance index
  • Fri, 30 Jun 2017 22:26

A NEW set of corporate governance rankings has been launched, officially putting Singapore's real estate investment trusts (Reits) and business t...

New governance index for Reits and trusts gives the big picture
  • Fri, 30 Jun 2017 06:24

REAL estate investment trusts (Reits) and business trusts (BTs) have become an important feature of our capital market as Singapore aspires to be a hu...

China Launches New Index to Measure Consumption Habits of the Rich
  • Thu, 29 Jun 2017 18:34

Chinese financial media company Caixin, along with the dairy company Yili Group and the big data processor BBD, launched the beta version of a new ind...

Keppel DC Reit tops first governance index for Reits and trusts
  • Thu, 29 Jun 2017 10:34

KEPPEL DC Reit, Parkway Life Reit, Soilbuild Business Space Reit, AIMS AMP Capital Industrial Reit and Starhill Global Reit have emerged tops - in tha...

Warren Buffett on “Person who has done most for American Investor” John Bogle of Vanguard Index Fund
  • Sat, 24 Jun 2017 09:28

Published on Jun 17, 2017 Warren Buffett just published his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway investors, and buried in the 29-pages is a shoutout to...

China shares get long-sought MSCI index listing
  • Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:15

The long-sought move is a boost for Beijing as it tries to open up its financial markets. BBC News - Asia

The Snowballing Power of the VIX, Wall Street's Fear Index
  • Wed, 14 Jun 2017 07:09

Created to track expectations of volatility, it has spawned a giant trading ecosystem that could magnify losses when turbulence hits. What's...

Citibank economic surprise index has fallen off a cliff and tons of other great charts
  • Sat, 10 Jun 2017 04:36

“Your job as investors is to feel sick to your stomach. Do not invest when you are excited and everything is great… go shopping when things go on ...

Philippines among ‘least peaceful’ in Global Peace Index
  • Mon, 05 Jun 2017 18:44

MANILA, Philippines — The latest international study that measures global peace revealed that Philippines is among the least peaceful countries in t...

Why Does Tom Gardner Recommend Investing In A Passive Index Fund?
  • Sun, 04 Jun 2017 22:28

Why index investing is best for most, but stock picking reigns supreme for some with Motley Fool co-founder Tom Gardner, who has a track record to pro...

Taiwan ranks 41st in 2017 Global Peace Index
  • Thu, 01 Jun 2017 20:28

( - Taiwan has been listed 41st on the 2017 Global Peace Index (GPI) and the sixth most peaceful country in the Asia-Pacific region, ...

Daily chart: An index suggests the world is more stable than the news suggests
  • Wed, 17 May 2017 02:52

Main image:  2016 was a dismal year for liberal internationalism. Britain voted...

Not a good sign: Big global agency cuts weighting of Taiwan in index
  • Tue, 16 May 2017 22:40

( - Taiwan's weighting in the MSCI Emerging Markets Index, which is closely watched by foreign investors, has been lowered to 12.04 p...

Taiwan shares edge lower, but index still above 10,000 points
  • Tue, 16 May 2017 18:51

( - Shares in Taiwan closed slightly lower Tuesday as the bellwether electronics sector lost ground, led by chip maker Taiwan Semicon...

David Winters Raises The Alarm About The Flood Of Money Pouring Into Index Funds
  • Mon, 15 May 2017 02:42

Global value investor David Winters takes on index funds, saying they are more expensive, less diversified and higher risk than commonly believed. Li...

Cambodia Loses Regional Top Spot in Global Press Freedom Index
  • Thu, 04 May 2017 13:45

At least 12 journalists have been killed in Cambodia since 1992, while many others have faced legal action over their reporting. Cambodia - Voice of ...

Chinese manufacturing index dims growth outlook
  • Mon, 01 May 2017 01:29

China’s official factory and services gauges pulled back from multi-year highs, dimming the outlook for the sustainability of the past...

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