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Malaysia equity market upgraded

MERRILL Lynch has upgraded its recommendation on Malaysia's equity market to overweight in view of the steady macro-economic backdrop and an expected 17% growth in corporate earnings.

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Mitsui turns to FD and bonds

MITSUI Sumitomo (M) Bhd, the country#039;s number one marine cargo insurer has found a way to beat the rising tide of #147;investment blues#039;#039; by diverting some of its massive funds to fixed deposits (FD).

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IMF warns of recession

New data this week highlighted a mood of caution at corporations in major economies as the International Monetary Fund (IMF) warned that the world could sink into recession if the war in Iraq drags on.

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SC: Be professional and ethical

THE Securities Commission has emphasised to financial planners the importance of adhering to professional and ethical standards in order to enhance the financial planning profession.

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S&P analyst: M'sian shares offer good value

MALAYSIAN shares offer good value at the moment compared with American stocks or their regional peers, said a leading US equities research head.

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Bonds are the preferred means for raising funds

BONDS were the preferred means for raising funds last year with the debt market accounting for RM55.7bil or over 80% of gross funds raised in the capital markets.

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Local players facing tough times

FALLING stock markets, a legacy of over-investment in equities and underwriting practices are taking a toll on many of the giant insurance companies in Europe. For local players, the message coming from the far reaches is clear #8211; change or run the risk of losing out.

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Equity funds hope for short war

A QUICK resolution to the US-Iraq war is expected to enhance the demand for equity funds while re-ducing demand for bond and fixed income funds, according to industry players.

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Stock pickers look to past for guidance

With the start of US-led military action against Iraq, strategists are leaning on history to navigate investors through the uncertain times ahead.

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Bank: SMIs should seek listing as soon as ready

SMALL- and medium-scale industries (SMIs) should seek a listing on the KLSE as soon as they are ready, according to Affin Merchant Bank first vice-president (corporate finance division) Tan Kim Seng.