The Fed's latest rate hike is less hawkish than anticipated
Canada and Mexico's currencies surge after some concessions in trade talks
South Korea equities outperform regional peers
Investors are increasingly buying protection for downside risks
Global investors are seeking cheaper exposures to equities
Despite the volatility, the magnitude of the recent correction suggests that markets have been pricing in an eventual resolution to the crisis
The Chief Investment Office brings you the investment outlook and strategy for 2018
The Chief Investment Office brings you the investment outlook and strategy for 4Q17 in our brand-new "CIO Insights" publication
DBS Chief Investment Officer Lim Say Boon discusses the frustrating outlook for global equities
With the Fed raising the target rate by 25 bps to 1.75% as expected, local HIBOR rates will likely shoot up in tandem. We think the prime lending rate will go up anytime and likely reach 5.75% by end...
While markets and earnings have been well supported by a buoyant global economy – amid some volatility – we are beginning to worry that growth momentum might have peaked.
The budget proposal to hike minimum support prices in India will likely complicate the country’s inflation picture; we analyse the implications of the policy and its impact on policy rates.
The development activity in the Kau To area signals that it will become a major source of luxury home supply in the New Territories in the next couple of years.
With the possibility of further exclusions, the impact of the new metal tariffs by the US on the global steel market should be smaller than estimated.
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.
Ahead of the widely expected 25bp rate hike by the Federal Reserve on Wednesday, SGD liquidity has clearly tightened; we are neutral on longer-term SGD rates for now.
Yi Gang’s top priority as chief of China’s central bank is to continue with the deleveraging exercise, focusing on containing financial risk. His appointment reflects the importance of policy continu...
Financing India’s widening current account deficit is not yet a flash-point, though ongoing moderation in investment flows, alongside slower portfolio flows in the March 2018 quarter, are a con...
The Fed might have raised rates and see five or six hikes by end-2020, but the market is only willing to price in another three or four hikes. For more on currencies and rates, check out our Overnigh...
Thursday’s US FOMC monetary policy review will headline the week; we expect a 25bp hike to set the ball rolling for 2018.
Concerns over the results of the Italian elections, a potential trade war with the US, and the strength of the Euro could keep investors on edge this week.
With about 40% of their service revenue at risk in Asia, telecom operators have had to transform themselves into digital players. But some are going down the wrong route.
We explore the changing face of online advertising in China, where both advertisers and platforms are becoming more sophisticated in the way they spend and make money. Tencent, Baidu, and Alibaba wil...
With the recovery of visitor arrivals to Hong Kong, hotels in the city should see a revival in fortunes; room rates and occupancy should rise, ringing in more attractive returns for operators and man...