Corporate Finance Articles


What high-performing Southeast Asian conglomerates do right

Conglomerates have significantly underperformed pure play companies in the last decade, but some are outperforming their peers – here are the reasons why

These are Singapore’s top five fastest-growing startups

Fintechs, a healthtech and Singapore’s largest carsharing platform, these five startups are leading the way in hiring, growth and employee engagement

Tata Technologies, Swiggy and three more India IPOs to watch

With India’s IPO market booming in the second half of 2023, we highlight six of the most anticipated listings – including Tata’s first IPO for 19 years

South Korean telco KT's new CEO on priorities and strategy

KT Group’s new CEO Kim Young-Shub to focus on expert skills, a culture of unity and acquisition of AI startups as telco continues transformation to techco

OpenAI CEO Altman secures Indonesia’s first-ever Golden Visa

Indonesia joins a growing list of countries rolling out Golden Visas as it looks to attract investors – with ChatGPT founder Altman landing the first one

Can Chinese EV maker BYD really take on Tesla and win?

China’s biggest selling car brand BYD sees half-year profits surge 200% on the back of the country’s booming EV market – but can the brand beat Tesla?


Uniqlo shakes up leadership amid global retail ambitions

Fast Retailing, the group behind Japan’s Uniqlo, overtakes Gap with soaring profits and is now eyeing accelerated global expansion with executive shakeup

Analysis: India’s economy enjoying ‘Goldilocks’ moment

From space missions to trade alliances and peace with China, everything India touches seems to turn to gold right now, but will new GDP figures agree?