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Global / Currencies

US Dollar Weaker

February 17, 2017
US Dollar Weaker

The dollar weakens; gold and yen strengthen

Asia / Equities

Asian Markets Mixed

February 17, 2017
Asian Markets Mixed

China, Hong Kong, and Australia higher; Korea and Taiwan down

Developed Markets / Equities

US Stocks Snap Rally

February 17, 2017
US Stocks Snap Rally

US shares fall after the longest rally in three years; Europe, Japan equities lower

Global / Insights

Market Optimism Drives US Equities Higher

February 13, 2017
Market Optimism Drives US Equities Higher

Trump administration's "phenomenal" tax announcement power markets

Global / Insights

US Policy Uncertainties Dominate Sentiments

February 06, 2017
US Policy Uncertainties Dominate Sentiments

As initial enthusiasm over the "Trump Trade" subsides, investors look at latest policy developments

Global / Insights

Policy Clarity to Spur US Equities

January 23, 2017
Policy Clarity to Spur US Equities

US corporate earnings to rebound on economic growth

Global / Outlook

1Q-2017: All Change - Trump Triggers Inflections

December 23, 2016
1Q-2017: All Change - Trump Triggers Inflections

Donald Trump is the latest disruption to already disrupted markets. DBS Chief Investment Officer Lim Say Boon discusses the implications on risk asset markets

Global / FX Chartist's Diary

Quick Look at USD/CAD

November 11, 2016
Quick Look at USD/CAD

Canada's dollar is a NAFTA currency, but it has been far less volatile than the Mexican Peso

Global / Clear Call

A Nervous New World (Part 2)

November 09, 2016
A Nervous New World (Part 2)

The Republican Party could win both the House and the Senate, giving Trump the power to act Obama didn't have

Insights and Analysis

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India / GDP

India Budget: A Balanced Approach

February 02, 2017
India Budget: A Balanced Approach

The Union budget for FY17/18 adopted a balanced approach between maintaining fiscal discipline and pursuing inclusive growth policies. We believe this is a step in the right direction.

Europe / Rates

The ECB Stays Defensive

January 24, 2017
The ECB Stays Defensive

Given challenging dynamics, the quantitative easing programme is unlikely to be scaled back. The ECB-US Fed monetary divergence looks set to stay.

India / GDP

Fiscal Discipline to Remain Priority

January 12, 2017
Fiscal Discipline to Remain Priority

India’s government is expected to adhere to its fiscal roadmap as it tables its 2017/18 budget next month, despite the drag on growth arising from the demonetisation initiative.

China / Real Estate

Sales Recover After Lunar New Year

February 14, 2017
Sales Recover After Lunar New Year

A weekly snapshot of the Chinese property market – from sales volume to inventory levels – in the Tier 1 to 3 cities; as well as an overview of the share performance of sector players.

Global / Oil and Gas

Yards to Bid for Shell’s Nigerian Deal

February 13, 2017
Yards to Bid for Shell’s Nigerian Deal

Our weekly analysis of key developments from the oil and gas sector to aid readers in extracting value from the news flow.

Global / Oil and Gas

PetroChina to Boost Shale-Gas Output

January 31, 2017
PetroChina to Boost Shale-Gas Output

Our weekly analysis of key developments from the oil and gas sector to aid readers in extracting value from the news flow.

Economics Daily

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US / Rates

Slack All But Gone

February 17, 2017
Slack All But Gone

US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen has made it clear that US rate hikes this year depend, first and foremost, on continued strengthening in the labour market. She’s getting that in spades.

Singapore / GDP

Will Singapore’s Q4 GDP be a Shocker?

February 15, 2017
Will Singapore’s Q4 GDP be a Shocker?

Based on the earlier advance GDP release, Singapore’s economy is expected to have surged 9.1% in Q416 (1.8% year-on-year) but the actual number could be a neck-breaking 12.8%

Indonesia / Rates

Positives Factored In

February 14, 2017
Positives Factored In

We think that a lot of the good news out of Indonesia’s economy and currency over the past few months has been priced into Indonesia government bonds.

US / Currencies

Greenback Is Down But Not Out

February 17, 2017
Greenback Is Down But Not Out

The US Dollar Index suffered its worst single-day fall since January 31 but will likely to find support at its 100-day moving average around 100.25.

Europe / Rates

ECB Affirms Dovish Stance

February 17, 2017
ECB Affirms Dovish Stance

The modest downward revision in Eurozone’s 4Q GDP growth and soft production numbers for January have reinforced the bank’s decision to maintain an accommodative bias.

US / Currencies

Can DXY Overcome Resistance?

February 15, 2017
Can DXY Overcome Resistance?

US stock indices, US Treasury yields and the DXY (US dollar) Index all got a boost from testimony by the US Federal Reserve Chair. The DXY must overcome a key resistance to extend its rise.

Featured Publications

China / Consumer Services

Eldercare in China: A Sunrise Industry

December 16, 2016
Eldercare in China: A Sunrise Industry

To cope with a burgeoning and quickly ageing population, China is putting together a pension – and healthcare – system that will mean significant investment opportunities. We take a close...

China / Technology

The Rise of FinTech in China

December 12, 2016
The Rise of FinTech in China

While London, New York and Silicon Valley, compete to position themselves as the world's 'FinTech hub', China has leapfrogged ahead to become the undoubted centre of global FinTech i...

China / Real Estate

Watch Out For Overseas Investments

November 30, 2016
Watch Out For Overseas Investments

After rapid growth in their home market, Chinese developers are increasingly looking outward for expansion and higher profits; in this special report, we highlight the companies, countries, and segme...