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Translating business success into investment success

Don't procrastinate on putting lump sum to work strategically

Hong Kong handily won the top ranking globally for initial public offering (IPO) activity, raising more than US$36 billion (S$48 billion) in 2018.PHOTO: AFP

Last year may have been a rough one for Asian markets but the region's entrepreneurial spirit remains alive and well.

Hong Kong handily won the top ranking globally for initial public offering (IPO) activity, raising more than US$36 billion (S$48 billion) last year. That accounted for roughly a third of the broader Asia IPO haul, as the long-term trend of rapid wealth creation in Asia's largest economies continues.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 04, 2019, with the headline 'Translating business success into investment success'. Print Edition | Subscribe