Forex

Forex

Turkish Lira drops as traders fret over Turkish Central Bank credibility

(July 8): The lira slumped more than 3% after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s shock decision to replace the country’s central bank governor fuelled concern the regulator will lower borrowing costs

Forex

Singapore takes split-second chance to be FX hub for Asia's rich

(Apr 25): Singapore is grabbing a sub-second opportunity to win a bigger slice of the world’s US$5.1 trillion-a-day foreign exchange market.

Forex

UBS to start currency pricing, trading engine in Singapore

(Sept 4): UBS Group AG will introduce a new electronic currency pricing and trading engine in Singapore next year in a bid to boost liquidity in Asia’s largest foreign-exchange centre.

Forex

Who wins or loses if Kim Jong-Un agrees to denuclearise?

SINGAPORE (June 11): With North Korea’s denuclearisation set to be the major point of discussion between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jung-Un during their June 12 summit in

Currencies

How strategists are trading crude's moves in Asia currencies

(Nov 15): Sell the Indian rupee and Philippine peso. Buy the Malaysian ringgit and Singapore dollar. Bet the ringgit will strengthen against Indonesia’s rupiah.

Forex

HSBC currency trader's 'expert' skills used in fraud, says US

MANHATTAN/NEW YORK (Sept 26): Fraud charges against a former HSBC Holdings Plc foreign-exchange trader are "a governmental mistake," his lawyer said, calling his actions "consistent with standard p

Forex

Singapore dollar bulls are gathering in the swap market

SINGAPORE (March 27): Singapore’s interest-rate markets are signaling gains for the local dollar as bets grow the nation’s central bank will avoid easing policy next month and some economists are s

Forex

Two reasons why SGD depreciation is still off the table

SINGAPORE (Oct 6): The Monetary Authority of Singapore is unlikely to adopt a negative slope for the Singapore Dollar nominal effective exchange rate (NEER) during the October review, after adoptin

Forex

China’s RMB on the world stage, now & tomorrow

SINGAPORE (Sept 30): Starting Saturday Oct 1, China’s currency will be included in the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) official foreign exchange reserves database.

Forex

Non-rate hike was no surprise, but what does it mean?

SINGAPORE (Sept 23): After its two-day Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting over 20-21 Sept, a divided Fed has decided to leave its policy rate unchanged – at least until December.   

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