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Research Library

October 11, 2019
Research Library

Economics and Macro Strategy

Europe / Growth

Eurozone Chartbook: Slippery growth seeks fiscal support

October 10, 2019
Eurozone Chartbook: Slippery growth seeks fiscal support

Domestic demand is faring better but spillover from weak manufacturing and exports is a concern. Considering domestic and external risks, we trim our growth forecasts.

India / Trade, Rates

RCEP & India: Weighing the benefits of regionalism

October 09, 2019
RCEP & India: Weighing the benefits of regionalism

Multilateral free trade agreements reinforce benefits from a wider market access and enjoy preferential or lower trade barriers.

China / Real Estate

China Property Management: Catch the rising stars

October 09, 2019
China Property Management: Catch the rising stars

Our analysts took a deep dive exploring China’s property management sector as interest in property investment continues to grow along with the country’s burgeoning economy.

Singapore / Real Estate

Singapore Hospitality: Singapore Hotels: Sorry we are full!

October 09, 2019
Singapore Hospitality: Singapore Hotels: Sorry we are full!

Diversion of tourists from the region boosts performance of Singapore hospitality sector as revenue per available room (RevPAR) spike 4.9% on a year on year basis.

Singapore / Transport

Singapore Land Transport: Fare hike of full 7% allowed, fro...

October 08, 2019
Singapore Land Transport: Fare hike of full 7% allowed, from 28 December 2019

Announcement by Public Transport Council (PTC) on full 7% increase in fares positive for rail operations.

Singapore / Stock Pulse

MUST to add 400 Capitol to its portfolio

October 11, 2019
MUST to add 400 Capitol to its portfolio

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

Singapore / Stock Pulse

Weak Australian economy drags Singtel earnings

October 10, 2019
Weak Australian economy drags Singtel earnings

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

Singapore / Stock Pulse

Increase in tourist arrivals anchors stronger RevPAR perfor...

October 09, 2019
Increase in tourist arrivals anchors stronger RevPAR performance for hoteliers

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

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Asia / Growth, Rates

Weekly: Asia’s defensive game

October 11, 2019
Weekly: Asia’s defensive game

Glimmer of hope around trade war and Brexit has buoyed financial markets in recent days. But such developments may only offer ephemeral relief.

Global / Economics

Macro Insights Livestream: Recession worries and declining ...

October 10, 2019
Macro Insights Livestream: Recession worries and declining yields

Despite the fog of trade war, global markets have remained largely free of setbacks in recent months.

India / Economics

Five reasons why trade wars matter to India

October 08, 2019
Five reasons why trade wars matter to India

In our latest Macro Insights video, DBS Economist Radhika Rao discusses India in the context of trade war and investment outlook.

Global / FX, Rates

Sustainability of the ongoing asset market rally

October 11, 2019
Sustainability of the ongoing asset market rally

There is little room for complacency. Many preconditions are still needed to sustain the relief rally on easing trade tensions and Brexit worries.

US / FX, Rates

Trade deal still elusive; Fed's plan to handle repo spike

October 10, 2019
Trade deal still elusive; Fed's plan to handle repo spike

Muted expectations for China-US trade deal. Further details on Fed's plan to handle repo squeeze awaited.

US / FX, Rates

USD firm; Support for steepening USD curve view

October 09, 2019
USD firm; Support for steepening USD curve view

The USD stays firm amid European risks and trade tensions. Stick to USD curve steepening view.

Market Movers

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Global / Wealth Dailies

Markets whipsaw as Trump teases trade deal

October 11, 2019
Markets whipsaw as Trump teases trade deal

Wealth Dailies rounds up overnight markets with Market Snapshot, Macro Strategy, Singapore Stock Pulse, and Regional Morning Pack

Developed Markets / Equities

US stocks climb as investors focus on trade talks

October 11, 2019
US stocks climb as investors focus on trade talks

Banks and automakers led the S&P 500 Index higher

Asia / Equities

China slapped by EU tariffs as high as 66%

October 11, 2019
China slapped by EU tariffs as high as 66%

Meanwhile, the Singapore central bank is set to join the global policy easing tide

Global / Insights

DBS Chief Investment Office Collection 2019

October 11, 2019
DBS Chief Investment Office Collection 2019

The DBS Chief Investment Office brings you insights and analysis on what's driving global financial markets to help you make informed investment decisions

Global / Insights

DBS Chief Investment Office Collection 2018

December 18, 2018
DBS Chief Investment Office Collection 2018

The DBS Chief Investment Office brings you insights and analysis on what's driving global financial markets to help you make informed investment decisions

Asia / Commodities

Petro-CNY: Timing, reach, geopolitics, and implications

April 23, 2018
Petro-CNY: Timing, reach, geopolitics, and implications

As the world’s biggest buyer of oil, China may view the settlement of oil in Chinese yuan as a natural course of development.

US / CIO Insights

US Equities 4Q19: Shifting sector preferences

October 10, 2019
US Equities 4Q19: Shifting sector preferences

Earnings expectations extremely downbeat; is a repeat of 2015's earnings recession on the cards?

US / CIO Insights

US Economy 4Q19: Global macro divergence

October 10, 2019
US Economy 4Q19: Global macro divergence

We have long expected an investment slowdown which would lead to an economic correction in the US in 2020

Global / FX Technicals

Wait in the wings for a better NZD/USD sell level

October 09, 2019
Wait in the wings for a better NZD/USD sell level

Expect a trading bounce, but see the overall bigger picture

Featured Publications

Malaysia / Infrastructure

KL-SG High Speed Rail: Riding the HSR Revival

July 19, 2019
KL-SG High Speed Rail: Riding the HSR Revival

Our analysts took a deep dive exploring possible implications from a revival of the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail project. What could that mean for the economies of the two countries?

Asia / Consumer

Ride Sharing: Profitable or not?

May 27, 2019
Ride Sharing: Profitable or not?

Our analysts took a deep dive into the ride sharing business model, and identified scale and dominance as key profitability drivers. But what does that mean for smaller operators?

China / Equities

Greater Bay Area: In-depth Study

May 15, 2019
Greater Bay Area: In-depth Study

Our analysts took a deep drive to examine opportunities and challenges to come as the Greater Bay Area (GBA) embarks on its journey to become China’s newest innovation and technology hub.