Web's Best – April 2016

Panama Papers and Some Inconvenient Truths

This article would seek to shed light on some less discussed aspects of the offshore finance industry. – April 28 / The Daily Star

Sell Asian Stocks in May and Go Away?

With the MSCI Asia ex-Japan up 18.5 percent from its February lows, many equity investors are surely wondering if they should take profits. Credit Suisse’s Asian equities strategists say the answer isn’t clear-cut. – April 27 / The Financialist

Asia's Banks See Rich Pickings in Private Wealth Assets

Local banks are snapping up European wealth management units in Asia but talent shortage, fintech disruptions pose challenges. – April 24 / The Straits Times

You Aren’t Warren Buffett. Stop Trying to Invest Like Him

Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway and second wealthiest man in the United States, advises his children to invest in index funds rather than try to emulate what he did. Why? – April 19 / PBS Newshour

The First Four Things You Should Do Every Workday

Ever find that it's noon and you haven't accomplished anything on your to-do list? Get a productive jump-start on the day with these tasks. – April 19 / Fast Company

Why Women Job Hop More Than Men

Women are much more likely to switch jobs more frequently than men, but it might not be a bad thing for their careers. – April 19 / Fast Company

Male and Female Advisors See Things Differently

When looking at the advisory industry through a gender lens, it’s still a man’s world. But a recent Wealthmanagement.com survey finds misperceptions and stereotypes can run both ways. – April 12 / «WealthManagement.com»

What Do The Panama Papers Mean For Offshore Wealth Management?

While the Panama papers are sure to lead to criminal and tax investigations of some of the wealthiest and most powerful people in the world (and possibly criminal convictions), they’re unlikely to cause sweeping change in the offshore wealth management industry. – April 4 / WealthManagement.com

Xi Family, Putin Aides, Messi Involved with Panama Papers Tax Leak

A massive leak of 11.5 million tax documents on Sunday exposed the secret offshore dealings of aides to Russian President Vladimir Putin, world leaders and celebrities including Barcelona forward Lionel Messi. – April 4 / Channel NewsAsia

Asia's Best Bar is in Singapore

This is the first regional edition of the World's 50 Best Bars list. The bars were selected by a panel of bartenders, consultants, brand ambassadors and journalists, each of whom were tasked to pick their top five bars – including two outside their country of work. – April 1 / Time Out Singapore

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