JP Morgan

What does the weaker US dollar mean for the Asia Pacific region?

US Economy

What does the weaker US dollar mean for the Asia Pacific region?

The US dollar has been on the decline since the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic, partly due to an expected slowdown in the US economy’s growth.

Blockchain

MAS and Temasek conclude fifth and final phase of Project Ubin

SINGAPORE (July 13): The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) and Temasek Holdings today published a report to mark the successful conclusion of the fifth and final phase of Project Ubin.

Global review

JP Morgan’s Yeo maintains preference for 'growth' over 'value'

SINGAPORE (Feb 7): In recent weeks, normal activities in Asia came to a standstill and borders were closed as governments fight to stop the spread of the coronavirus first reported in China.

Singapore economy

Analysts expect brighter outlook even as exports fall for ninth consecutive month in November

SINGAPORE (Dec 18): Singapore’s non-oil domestic exports (NODX) contracted 5.9% year-on-year contraction in November – marking the ninth consecutive month of decline.

Fintech

MAS, JP Morgan, Temasek jointly develop prototype for multi-currency payments

SINGAPORE (Nov 11): The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), global investment bank JP Morgan and local sovereign fund Temasek have jointly developed a blockchain-based prototype that enables pay

Global Economy

CFOs fear global recession amid increasing headwinds, JP Morgan survey reveals

SINGAPORE (Oct 24): The risk of a global downturn is high, given the headwinds coming from slowing economic activity, the unresolved trade conflict between the US and China, and geopolitical tensio

Investing ideas

Singapore's 5G network plan a buying opportunity for telcos, analysts say

SINGAPORE (Oct 20): Analysts believe that local telecommunications operations could stand to benefit, after the Infocomm Media Development Authority of Singapore announced an additional two localis

Investing strategy

Global effects of shareholder activism to be felt more than ever in the year ahead: JP Morgan

SINGAPORE (Jan 17): With  potentially volatile stock prices on the horizon, the impact of activists and shareholder activism – now permanent features of global capital markets – will be felt more t

Amazon, Berkshire, JP Morgan team up to cut healthcare costs in US

(Jan 31): Amazon.com Inc, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase & Co said on Tuesday they will form a company to cut health costs for hundreds of thousands of their US employees, setting up a m

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