Stocks jump amid corporate results and bets of coming tax cuts
Investors cover EUR shorts ahead of French election; USD extends gains
Chinese equities remain under the water
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The recent peak at 53.76 could leave open the possibility for oil prices to revert
Risk asset markets could remain weak this week as the US and North Korea continue to play a game of “chicken”
A short-term rebound could be due for Infosys. See also our update on IBM
This could carry on until policymakers resolve the conflict between the desire for growth and the need to contain debt, says DBS Chief Investment Officer Lim Say Boon
The GBP bearish underlying tone has been negated
We discuss the implications of US President Donald Trump’s policies for Taiwan in four major topics – trade, investment, government policies, and financial markets.
We believe that a gradual strengthening of the Indonesian rupiah will boost investment; expect Bank Indonesia to continue accommodating a gradual strengthening of the currency.
Now that outflows have stabilised, China should have more room to loosen controls on its currency. But any lifting of capital restrictions will likely be gradual.
Indonesia has among the lowest bankable population in the world and the government’s push towards improving financial inclusion opens opportunities to multi-finance companies.
In China, the volume of residential gross floor area (GFA) sold in 3M17 is moderating, yet GFA of new starts accelerated – which may lead to an inventory build-up if sales slow in 2H17.
A weekly snapshot of the Chinese property market – from sales volume to inventory levels – in the Tier-I to -III cities; as well as an overview of the share performance of sector players.
Keppel REIT’s valuations are too good to ignore; our current price target of S$1.23 offers a 15% upside. For more top stories on Singapore’s market, see Singapore Wired Daily.
After the rally in property stocks this year, short-term traders should watch out for profit-taking; investors with a mid-term horizon can look to buy on a pullback.
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The absence of comments to ‘talk down’ the rupee points to a new tolerance for a stronger currency. We will watch this space closely as a flows-driven rally in the currency runs the risk of reversal ...
Inflation has peaked and improvement can be expected from the external front. As such, we expect inflation to ease to 3.2% in 2018, from 4% in 2017.
Taiwan’s exports sector has continued to benefit from the recovery of the US and the Chinese economy, innovation in the global tech industry, and the rebound in commodity prices. This will likely rem...
As the US housing market starts showing signs that it’s running ahead of itself, the Federal Reserve will need to do what a Federal Reserve has to do: nudge real rates into reasonably positive territ...
With risky assets still holding up relatively well, the slide in USD interest rates appears to be outsized. Just what is weighing on US Treasury yields?
It’s a straightforward picture – jobless claims are at their lowest in history, opportunities are at their highest, and wage growth is accelerating. Now is the time to raise interest rates.
Malaysia, having acquired expertise through actively pioneering initiatives and delivering solutions in the Islamic banking industry, is indisputably making inroads into becoming the global hub for I...
Today, five of the 12 largest aircraft lessors hail from Asia. Most of their growth were through acquisition and they have been linked to all manner of activity in the aviation sector.
Contrary to common belief that there is an undersupply of senior housing in China, we believe there will likely be oversupply in the near future. Developers will need to shift their mindset to one of...
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