White Star Capital eyes Asia growth with new Hong Kong office – TechCrunch

For western startups looking to enter Asia and Asian startups expanding globally, more funding has become available as investors are increasingly looking to export local tech solutions to overseas markets. Globally based venture capital firm White Star Capital has set up a new office in Hong Kong this month to capture entrepreneurs in the budding […]

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Coles Little Shop 2: Collectibles trading website set up to stop eBay selling – NEWS.com.au

A web designer has combined his two passions to create a site for people wrapped up in the collectables craze to swap Coles Little Shop miniatures. Jordan Lovelle, from Perth, was one of many to fall for the obsession last year when the supermarket giant released its first series of tiny grocery items But he […]

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Is Link Real Estate Investment Trust (HKG:823) A Smart Pick For Income Investors? – Simply Wall St

Dividend paying stocks like Link Real Estate Investment Trust (HKG:823) tend to be popular with investors, and for good reason – some research suggests a significant amount of all stock market returns come from reinvested dividends. On the other hand, investors have been known to buy a stock because of its yield, and then lose […]

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Crowdfunding Changes the Form of Investing in Real Estate in Brazil – The Rio Times

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Anyone can invest in a real estate venture over the internet by purchasing a fractional share through online platforms specializing in real estate crowdfunding. The aim is to fund the company that will execute the construction project. In exchange, those who participated in the collective financing receive profits at the […]

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DME Oman benchmark move backfires as open interest stalls – Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

Almost a year since Saudi Arabia picked Dubai Mercantile Exchange’s Oman benchmark to help set official selling prices for crude in Asia, open interest in the forward curve contract has stalled, leading some experts to question levels of underlying trading activity. “The Saudis have accepted DME Oman as a marker, but it has not helped […]

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Buzz around latest NSE tool fizzles out – The Standard

The derivatives market at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) ran into some serious headwinds in its second week of trading, with the total volume of futures contract settled declining significantly.Central Bank of Kenya’s weekly bulletin showed that total volume of futures contract settled in the week ending July 18 declined sharply compared to the previous […]

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