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BFI Case Jam

Join us at the event on 19-20 August 2022.

BFI@SMU Family Entrepreneurship Programme

Join us at the event on 12-14 October 2022 and 3-4 November 2022


Rise in family offices drives need for upskilling of wealth managers

13 Jul 2022

According to Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), the number of single-family offices (SFOs) has jumped to 700 by end of 2021, driving demand for professional asset management. "Higher levels of…

Singapore elites must tackle sustainability

14 Jun 2022

In a commentary, SMU Associate Professor of Sociology Alwyn Lim and SMU Assistant Professor of Strategic Management (Education) and Academic Director of the SMU Business Families Institute Kenneth…

Mongolian govt agencies alert people when their data is used: Official

01 Jun 2022

A panel on women in technology was held at the Asia Tech x Singapore technology event yesterday. Speakers included SMU Professor Emeritus of Finance (Practice) and Senior Advisor to the SMU Business…