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Singapore

Group Research / October 01, 2019

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Singapore
 20182019f2020f2021f
GDP growth, % YoY3.10.71.41.8
CPI inflation, % YoY0.40.61.11.5
 1Q202Q203Q204Q201Q21
Exchange rates, end of period1.401.391.381.371.36
Policy interest rates, end of period1.601.601.601.601.60

Singapore Industry Insights

Singapore / Real Estate
Singapore Property: Decent turnout but cautious bidding

Singapore Property: Decent turnout but cautious bidding

January 13, 2020

Developers placed lower bids in recent GLS tender as property market continues to experience muted sales take-up rates.

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Singapore / Telecom
Singapore Telecom Sector: Will 5G alter market structure?

Singapore Telecom Sector: Will 5G alter market structure?

January 03, 2020

Outperformance opportunities aplenty for telecos in Singapore as expectations of 5G licenses being awarded in mid 2020 grow.

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Singapore / Real Estate
Singapore Developers: Asset rejuvenation at work

Singapore Developers: Asset rejuvenation at work

January 02, 2020

Singapore residential market on a steady footing but government intervention a risk if prices rises too fast.

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Singapore Economics Insights

Singapore / Growth
Singapore outlook 2020: Getting out of the woods

Singapore outlook 2020: Getting out of the woods

November 18, 2019

A trough in the growth cycle is in the making, with outlook expected to improve gradually. GDP growth is expected to register 1.4% in 2020 while infl...

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Singapore / Growth
Singapore Chartbook: No technical recession but support is still warranted

Singapore Chartbook: No technical recession but support is still warranted

September 23, 2019

While the Singapore economy will avert a technical recession in 3Q19 (0.4% YoY, 2.1% QoQ saar), a robust fiscal budget and monetary easing will still...

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Singapore / Growth
Singapore Chartbook: Down but not out

Singapore Chartbook: Down but not out

June 03, 2019

Growth outlook in the near term appears grim but expect marginal improvement in the coming quarters.

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Singapore Economics Daily

Singapore / Rates
SGD rates: Flush liquidity

SGD rates: Flush liquidity

January 14, 2020

SGD liquidity is flush.

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Singapore / Growth
A better year ahead for Singapore despite ending 2019 on a dull note

A better year ahead for Singapore despite ending 2019 on a dull note

January 02, 2020

Despite the lacklustre growth performance, the economy is slowly getting out of the woods.

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Singapore / Growth
Singapore averts a technical recession despite weak growth

Singapore averts a technical recession despite weak growth

October 14, 2019

The Singapore economy has averted a technical recession. While economic outlook remains challenging, some signs of stabilization are emerging.

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Singapore Equities

Singapore / Stock Pulse
Merged CapitaLand REITs to be Asia Pacific’s 3rd largest

Merged CapitaLand REITs to be Asia Pacific’s 3rd largest

January 22, 2020

For this and other ideas, please check out the Singapore Stock Pulse. Your go-to morning essential that inspires you with investment and trading idea...

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Singapore / Equities
Singapore Equity Picks

Singapore Equity Picks

January 21, 2020

The Straits Times Index (STI) gained 2.2% from our 17 December update

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Singapore / Stock Pulse
Equity Picks: Limited upside expected for FEHT

Equity Picks: Limited upside expected for FEHT

January 21, 2020

For this and other ideas, please check out the Singapore Stock Pulse. Your go-to morning essential that inspires you with investment and trading idea...

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