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Indonesia

Group Research / April 01, 2019

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Indonesia
 20172018e2019f2020f
GDP growth, % YoY5.15.25.05.1
CPI inflation, % YoY3.83.23.23.4
 2Q193Q194Q191Q202Q20
Exchange rates, end of period14,12614,19514,50014,55014,600
Policy interest rates, end of period6.005.255.005.005.00

Indonesia Industry Insights

Indonesia / Telecom
Indonesia Tower Sector: Near historic-high valuation differential

Indonesia Tower Sector: Near historic-high valuation differential

October 16, 2019

Fears of consolidation within the Indonesian telecom sector has continued to shadow the tower sector.

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Indonesia / Telecom
Indonesia Telecom Sector: Exciting pair trade opportunity

Indonesia Telecom Sector: Exciting pair trade opportunity

October 07, 2019

Indonesia telecom operators expected to witness double-digit expansion in data revenues, driven by rapid growth in usage of data services.

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Indonesia / Commodities
Nickel and the Battery Revolution: A New Dawn for Nickel in Batteries

Nickel and the Battery Revolution: A New Dawn for Nickel in Batteries

September 18, 2019

Our analysts took a deep dive exploring technological advancements in the Nickel market and how it may help with the mass adoption of Electric Vehicl...

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Indonesia Economics Insights

Indonesia / Growth, Rates
Indonesia: Surfacing economic weakness

Indonesia: Surfacing economic weakness

August 16, 2019

Indonesia recorded a stable growth of 5% in 2Q19, contrary to the downward growth trend elsewhere. Fiscal lever could sustain growth momentum at its ...

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Indonesia / GDP
Pressure eases on Indonesia’s trade balance

Pressure eases on Indonesia’s trade balance

April 18, 2019

March trade balance recorded a surplus, marking two consecutive months of surplus.

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Indonesia / GDP
Indonesia election watch: energy, food, and infrastructure

Indonesia election watch: energy, food, and infrastructure

February 20, 2019

The Indonesian second presidential debate on energy, food, and infrastructure was held on 17 Feb 2019.

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Indonesia Economics Daily

Indonesia / Trade, Rates
Indonesia: look beyond the deficit

Indonesia: look beyond the deficit

October 16, 2019

In line with our expectations, exports and imports contracted in September. Looking past these weak numbers, exports and imports growth may have bott...

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Indonesia / Monetary, Growth
Indonesia: Monetary and macropru for growth

Indonesia: Monetary and macropru for growth

September 24, 2019

After 75bps cumulative cut this year, we expect another 25bps cut in 4Q. We think that risks are tilted towards more easing if economic activity does...

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Indonesia / Monetary, Rates
Indonesia: Another pre-emptive rate cut

Indonesia: Another pre-emptive rate cut

August 23, 2019

Slowing growth seems to be the main factor for the Bank Indonesia pre-emptive rate cut. BI may only be comfortable to match the Fed pace going forwar...

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Indonesia Equities

Indonesia / Equities
Indonesia Equity Picks

Indonesia Equity Picks

September 16, 2019

External factors continue to drive the volatility in the equity market and we don’t think they will go away in the near term.

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Indonesia / Equities
Indonesia Monthly Strategy: Pedalling against the tide

Indonesia Monthly Strategy: Pedalling against the tide

June 13, 2019

S&P upgrade of Indonesia’s sovereign credit a potential upturn for foreign investments flows, although other external pressures still weigh heavy in ...

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Indonesia / Equities
Market Strategy: Re-rating on Jokowi’s win

Market Strategy: Re-rating on Jokowi’s win

April 18, 2019

Jokowi expected to emerge victorious based on preliminary quick vote counts, and is set to serve as Indonesia’s President for a second term.

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