Singapore's UOB is said to review insurance deal with Prudential
(Oct 11): Singapore lender United Overseas Bank Ltd is reviewing its insurance business, including an existing partnership with Prudential Plc, after Southeast Asia witnessed a wave of lucrative distribution deals, people familiar with the matter said.
Activision’s latest entry in the venerable Call of Duty franchise is cleaning house and then some. After only a few days on the market, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 has already made half-a-billion dollars — and yet apparently that’s still not enough to impress some of the company’s investors. According to Activision, the number of players over the opening week is a new record for the series, and it had more airtime on Twitch than any other game in the series. It was actually quite dizzying how many streamers were playing the game. Even seasoned Fortnite veterans in my follow list were taking… This story continues at The Next Web
The latest episode of the Forbes Asia Investment Briefing comes from Yifan Hu, who is UBS Wealth Management's regional CIO and chief China economist. She tells us what's caught her eye this week, and what she'll be watching for in future.