Asia’s property pioneers

Rapid urbanization poses major challenges for Asia’s developing economies, particularly those lacking government investment.

Have Wall Street banks gone subprime at the wrong time?

Wall Street is praying that the US economy will land softly now that the Federal Reserve has pricked the housing market bubble, because it will be bad news for mortgage origination if house prices stall for long or, even worse, fall.

Asia’s property pioneers: Building brands

For large integrated property developments that aim to attract communities to “live, work, play” super blocks, edge cities or lifestyle shopping and entertainment developments, careful branding and marketing are as important as capital, bricks and cement.

Asia’s property pioneers

Rapid urbanization poses major challenges for Asia’s developing economies, particularly those lacking government investment.

Have Wall Street banks gone subprime at the wrong time?

Wall Street is praying that the US economy will land softly now that the Federal Reserve has pricked the housing market bubble, because it will be bad news for mortgage origination if house prices stall for long or, even worse, fall.

CVRD deal heralds mining finance bonanza

CVRD’s massive financing programme for its takeover of Inco is the most prominent example of a boom in capital markets activity by Latin American minerals producers.