Daily analysis of the latest economic data points and policy developments in Asia and the major economies of the world.
DBS tracks developments in the economies, foreign exchange and fixed income markets of the Asia-11 (China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, the Philippines, Vietnam...Read More
The Chinese economy will likely conclude the year with 6.8% real GDP growth – despite higher interest rates. Inflation is largely contained even though a tremendous amount of liquidity is locked up b...Read More
India’s CPI inflation rose to a 15-month high of 4.9% in November; incoming data suggests December’s reading will surge past 5% vs the central bank’s target of 4%. The central bank will be cautious o...
Fitch Ratings upgraded the Philippines’ sovereign credit rating to ‘BBB’, with a stable outlook, on Monday. We concur with Fitch’s assessment that the economy has put up “strong and consistent macroe...
We are of the view that the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is unlikely to tighten policy in a hurry, but recognises that the balance of risk is tilted toward tightening.
China’s push for growth-at-any-cost is being replaced with the “New Normal”.It will fundamentally change how business and investing are done.Read More
We cannot see Fed Chair Janet Yellen upending longstanding Fed guidance with a sudden spurt of hawkishness in her last policy statement this week. For more on currencies and rates, check out our Over...
We’ll be focusing on moves by the Federal Reserve and European Central Bank, inflation in the US, and China’s new yuan loans, which may jump on year-end demand.
The Chinese economy will likely conclude the year with 6.8% real GDP growth – despite higher interest rates. Inflation is largely contained even though a tremendous amount of liquidity is locked up b...
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