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Research Library

November 12, 2019
Research Library

Economics and Macro Strategy

China / Growth

China 2020 – A Better Year Ahead

November 11, 2019
China 2020 – A Better Year Ahead

China’s GDP growth will moderate to 5.8% next year, slower than the 6.1% forecast for 2019. Intensified policy support is a necessity to buttress the economy.

India / Growth, Rates

India: Growth to slow before turning the corner

November 06, 2019
India: Growth to slow before turning the corner

India is in midst of a growth slowdown, with recovery likely to set in the coming quarters.

Indonesia / Consumer

Indonesia’s Consumer Market: 1 country, 18,000 islands and ...

October 31, 2019
Indonesia’s Consumer Market: 1 country, 18,000 islands and 260m baskets

Our analysts took a deep dive exploring how Indonesia’s consumption basket is set to change as the country’s economy continues to grow.

Asia / Health Care

Immunotherapy: a breakthrough in fighting cancer

October 29, 2019
Immunotherapy: a breakthrough in fighting cancer

Our analysts took a deep dive to understand what immunotherapy is all about and how this latest breakthrough may affect cancer treatment universally.

Singapore / Consumer

Singapore Downstream F&B: Mass-market F&B set to sizzle

October 22, 2019
Singapore Downstream F&B: Mass-market F&B set to sizzle

Our analysts took a deep dive exploring the F&B business environment in Singapore, and examined how businesses can thrive in this lucrative, yet ever changing landscape.

Vietnam / Equities

Understanding Vietnam: A Rising Star

September 19, 2019
Understanding Vietnam: A Rising Star

Vietnam has found itself in a sweet spot as the prime beneficiary of the US-China Trade War, so much so that its economy is set to be bigger than that of Singapore’s within a decade.

China / Equities

Market Strategy: What if HK unrest ends?

August 15, 2019
Market Strategy: What if HK unrest ends?

Civil unrest in Hong Kong continue to weight on its economy with expectations for GDP growth to fall to 0% for the year.

Global / Equities

Global ETF Strategy: Geopolitics and Gold, Oil ETFs

June 21, 2019
Global ETF Strategy: Geopolitics and Gold, Oil ETFs

Rising political tension, lower bond yields and USD on the verge of reversing should make the rest of 2019 very interesting for the gold market.

Economics Daily

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Asia / BOP, Rates

Chart of the Week: Asia’s 2020 funding requirement

November 11, 2019
Chart of the Week: Asia’s 2020 funding requirement

2020 financing obligations of some Asian economies are very large relative to their reserves.

Asia / Fiscal, Rates

Weekly: Forecasting Asia’s 2020 funding requirement

November 08, 2019
Weekly: Forecasting Asia’s 2020 funding requirement

The markets are stepping into 2020 with little concern about external debt sustainability. Armed with USD5.5trln in FX reserves, Asian emerging market economies appear in good shape.

Global / Economics

DBS Macro Insights Livestream - A Trough in the Making

November 06, 2019
DBS Macro Insights Livestream - A Trough in the Making

Reduced exchange rate volatility, dissipation of event risks (hard Brexit and tariff escalation), softening USD funding conditions, stable energy prices, and hints of a bottom in the global electroni...

Global / FX, Rates

US recession probability eases; INR vulnerable disappointin...

November 12, 2019
US recession probability eases; INR vulnerable disappointing data

The US yield curve has dialled down the probability of a recession. INR is vulnerable.

Global / FX, Rates

Favour USD over EUR & GBP; PBoC to ignore elevated CPI

November 11, 2019
Favour USD over EUR & GBP; PBoC to ignore elevated CPI

The US dollar has potential to further recover ground this week. The PBoC is expected to ignore elevated CPI.

Global / FX, Rates

10Y US yields eyeing 2%; tariff hopes lifted Asian currenci...

November 08, 2019
10Y US yields eyeing 2%; tariff hopes lifted Asian currencies

We are significantly more bearish on US bonds for 2020. Trade deal is moving in the right direction but still needs to be signed.

Market Movers

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Asia / Equities

Most Asia benchmarks rise

May 09, 2018
Most Asia benchmarks rise

Investors mull US-China trade talks; Australia releases its budget report

Global / Currencies

The greenback strengthens a third day

May 09, 2018
The greenback strengthens a third day

The rupiah sinks to its weakest since 2015, on economic growth concerns

Developed Markets / Equities

US equities end mixed

May 09, 2018
US equities end mixed

Stocks struggle for direction after Trump scraps Iran nuclear deal

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Asia / Insights

Stay ahead with DBS Asian Insights

January 01, 2014
Stay ahead with DBS Asian Insights

With a hundred-strong team of economists and analysts across Asia, you can rely on our unparalleled on-the-ground knowledge to keep you in step with the latest economic activity, government policy, m...

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Featured Publications

Singapore / Consumer

Singapore Downstream F&B: Mass-market F&B set to sizzle

October 22, 2019
Singapore Downstream F&B: Mass-market F&B set to sizzle

Our analysts took a deep dive exploring the F&B business environment in Singapore, and examined how businesses can thrive in this lucrative, yet ever changing landscape.

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.

Vietnam / Equities

Understanding Vietnam: A Rising Star

September 19, 2019
Understanding Vietnam: A Rising Star

Vietnam has found itself in a sweet spot as the prime beneficiary of the US-China Trade War, so much so that its economy is set to be bigger than that of Singapore’s within a decade.