emerging markets (EMs)

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China's recovery a boon for Asian high yield bonds

SINGAPORE (June 19): At the start of this year, Asian high yield bonds were one of the asset classes favoured by UBS Asset Management (UBS-AM) to outperform.

Future of the economy

Adapt or die in the post-virus economy, says NUS panel

SINGAPORE (May 8): The deep economic malaise brought about by the virus will eventually pass, but the world will never be the same again.

Global Economy

Slowdown more likely than global recession, says Oxford Economics, unless ...

SINGAPORE (Mar 25): The global economy may continue to slow down in the near term but the world will probably dodge a recession this year unless it is hit by big shocks or serious policy errors, sa

Indonesia billionaire family reshuffles empire on currency rout

SINGAPORE/JAKARTA (Sept 19): Southeast Asia’s billionaire Riady family is reshuffling its health-care holdings as its core property business grapples with the emerging-market rout.

Global Economy

EM housing markets risk financial stress from rate hikes: Oxford Economics

SINGAPORE (Sept 6): While real house price growth remains positive on the global front, it has nonetheless slowed and there are rising risks from price declines in highly-valued markets and some em

Global Markets

More pain looms for EMs as lousy quarter sputters toward end

SAO PAOLO/NEW YORK(June 29): A dark quarter for emerging-market bulls is nearing an end, and it’s not clear whether things will get much brighter down the road, especially in the near-term.

Investing strategy

Which of the major stock markets are 'cheap' going into 2018?: Schroders

SINGAPORE (Dec 28): Global investors should beware the temptation to simply compare a valuation metric for one region with that of another, according to global investment manager Schroders.

Emerging Markets

What to look out for in Asian Emerging Markets in 2018: Deutsche

SINGAPORE (Dec 21): Deutsche Bank Wealth Management sees potential for further gains in what it calls “the new emerging Asian equity market” ahead – companies with attractive valuations and could g

Global Markets

Global institutional investors brace for volatlity, asset bubbles in 2018: Natixis

SINGAPORE (Dec 7): As allocations to passive strategies register a decline for the third consecutive year, institutional investors are preparing for volatility, asset bubbles and fragile markets ah

Global Economy

Local airfares and hotel rates to rise by over 3% in 2018: Carlson Wagonlit Travel

SINGAPORE (July 19): Singapore is expected to see an increase in airfares and hotel prices in 2018 by 3.9% and 3.2%, respectively, says a new study released today by Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) S

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