Investors mull US-China trade talks; Australia releases its budget report
The rupiah sinks to its weakest since 2015, on economic growth concerns
Stocks struggle for direction after Trump scraps Iran nuclear deal
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 4Q17 in our brand-new "CIO Insights" publication
DBS Chief Investment Officer Lim Say Boon discusses the frustrating outlook for global equities
Neither feast nor famine - that is the frustrating outlook for global equities
Our top-two picks for the World Cup are Germany and Brazil. Top ranking in football is the playground of middle- and upper-income economies. When ranking falls below 50, income and performance link f...
The results of the Kim-Trump Summit on 12 June were in line with expectations. A general statement on de-escalation was signed, but details were lacking. A long negotiation process still lies ahead a...
Assuming a 10% balcony bonus, the break-even levels for Shun Tak’s prime residential sites are c.S$3000 psf.This implies that these projects could potentially be launched at S$4,000 psf.
Affinity at Serangoon and The Garden Residences were launched for sale over the weekend in District 19. As the build-up to the launch was widely anticipated, both have decent sales to date.
The recent suspension of Country Garden’s issuance of Panda bonds intensified market concerns on onshore liquidity. Concerns on the credit environment may dampen sentiment towards the sector as well.
Most ETF stocks fall due to unrest over the possibility of a US-China trade war.
All the ETF sectors that mostly gained were led by consumer discretionary sector (XLY), financial (XLF), aerospace and defence (XAR), Industrials (XLI) and technology (XLK)
U.S.-listed ETFs continue to attract net inflows of $4,451.01 million during the last week of May. The U.S. ETF marketplace closed at $3,574.98 billion in total AUM.
Trade tensions likely to hurt markets further; BoT to stay on hold
The central banks of Taiwan and Thailand are expected to keep rates on hold while Philippines’ Bangko Sentral ng Philipinas could hike 25bps in decisions this week.
With rate hike risks back on the table, 7% is likely to mark a floor for the 2Y yields.Meanwhile, the greenback will be looking for a lift from Friday’s US nonfarm payrolls. For more on currenc...
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...