Still subdued… still “waiting and seeing”
KNIGHT FRANK REAL ESTATE REPORT REVEALS WE’RE NOT OUT OF THE WOODS YET, BUT THERE ARE SOME POSITIVES TO HOLD ON TO BY Chris Prasad The prolonged lull in the property market is now reaching a point of immense frustration for industry players. Investors are still suffering the jitters,... Read more
Understanding the principles of Islamic financing
It is a widely known fact that Malaysia has one of the most advanced Islamic Finance industries in the world. Since its initial introduction more than a decade ago, Islamic financing products have evolved and matured to be comparable and just as competitive as other conventional loan packages. However,... Read more
UOB puts London loans on ice after Brexit
 In yet another sign of the far-reaching consequences of Brexit, United Overseas Bank (UOB), Singapore’s No. 3 lender, became the first bank in the city-state to suspend its loans programme for London properties. According to a report by Reuters, the move was made in the wake of uncertainties brought... Read more