Choose the category below to
refine article list

Regions

Search Results

Display 
 per page
Sort result by 
  • 08-Jan – Thailand’s prolonged political vacuum [CORRECTION] - Updated Wed January 8, 2014

    Top 3 data/events • China – Inflation likely remained benign in December • Indonesia – BI expected to keep rates unchanged • Europe – ECB and BoE likely to keep policy on hold • Market focus • Several event risks could disrupt the election, le...

  • 31-Jul – For your guidance - Updated Tue July 30, 2013

    Top 3 data/events • China – Weakness in manufacturing PMI likely continued • South Korea – Both headline inflation and exports likely picked up • Indonesia – Month-on-month inflation likely peaked in July • Market focus • The ECB and BoE use...

  • 13-May – EM-21 reserve monitor: Bearish EUR, GBP - Updated Sun May 12, 2013

    Top 3 data/events • Indonesia – BI likely to keep rates unchanged at the May meeting • India – More good news on inflation • Germany – ZEW survey expected to reflect modest pickup in investor sentiment • Market focus • EM-21 central-bank rese...

  • 06-Mar – BoE could ease ahead of the ECB - Updated Tue March 5, 2013

    Top 3 data/events • Malaysia – BNM is likely to keep the policy rate steady on 7 March • Indonesia – BI expected to keep its official rate unchanged in March • Japan – A more dovish BoJ is emerging • Market focus • The EUR is not at risky leve...

  • 11-Jan-13 – Subsidy reforms, inflation and the RBI - Updated Thu January 10, 2013

    Top 3 data/events • Indonesia – Short-term FX weighting lowered to Underweight • Ghana – Stunning 3Y bond auction results, 5Y offers better value • Euro area – ECB sees ‘positive contagion’ as markets do the job • Market focus • December WPI...

  • 09-Jan-13 – BoE and ECB keep status quo, for now - Updated Tue January 8, 2013

    Top 3 data/events • Indonesia – Bank Indonesia to keep the BI rate unchanged • Malaysia – Domestic demand likely supported industrial production • Philippines – Asian demand expected to have lifted export growth • Market focus • The ECB is lik...

  • 07-Jan-13 – Status quo for Asian central banks - Updated Sun January 6, 2013

    Top 3 data/events • Euro area – Eurostat business surveys to improve, but from low level • Sri Lanka – CBSL expected to maintain policy rates • Australia – Trade likely remained in deficit for an eleventh straight month • Market focus • Centra...

  • 04-Dec-12 – Asian inflation outlook remains benign [CORRECTION] - Updated Tue December 4, 2012

    This supersedes the version dated 04 December 2012. Amends ‘Key data/events today’ table. • Top 3 data/events • Australia – Slower growth expected in Q3 • Taiwan – Inflation to remain above the central bank’s comfort level • UK – Further belt t...

  • 31-Aug-12 – Bernanke maintains QE option [CORRECTION] - Updated Fri August 31, 2012

    This supersedes the version dated 31 Aug 2012. On page 1, first bullet is replaced. • Top 3 data/events • China – PMI is likely to see a marginal improvement • Indonesia and South Korea – Higher m/m inflation likely • Euro area – Sticky inflati...

  • 27-Aug-12 – EUR to go lower on event risk, policy - Updated Sun August 26, 2012

    Top 3 data/events • Philippines – Trade deficit likely widened on strong import growth • Hong Kong – Another y/y drop in exports expected • Indonesia – MoF to auction IDR 6trn of treasuries on 28 August • Market focus • Surveys point to German...

  • 13-Aug-12 – Euro area enters ‘double-dip’ recession - Updated Sun August 12, 2012

    Top 3 data/events • India – High base effect likely masked price pressure • Indonesia – Widening current account deficit prompts FASBI rate hike • United States – July retail sales may have done better than expected • Market focus • Q2 GDP da...

  • 18-Jun-12 – Greece votes for the euro - Updated Sun June 17, 2012

    Top 3 data/events • Australia – RBA minutes to leave door open for dovishness • Indonesia – MoF to auction IDR 5trn of treasuries on 19 June • Euro area – All eyes on Germany at the G20 meeting • Market focus • Greece’s pro-bailout New Democr...

  • 31-May-12 – Spain’s banks steal the Greek show - Updated Wed May 30, 2012

    Top 3 data/events • China – PMI likely to slide, confirming the slowdown in manufacturing • Indonesia – Inflation to remain at moderate levels • South Korea – Benign inflation and sluggish trade flows to prevail Market focus • Spain illustrates...

  • 8-May-12 – Steady hands at Asian central banks - Updated Mon May 7, 2012

    Top 3 key data/events • Malaysia – Export and import growth likely slowed in March • Greece – Political crisis as pro-bailout parties fail to gain a majority • US – We anticipate sub-par performance for NFIB small business optimism Market focus ...

  • 01-May-12 – SEA outshines US in data surprises - Updated Mon April 30, 2012

    Top 3 key events and data • Thailand – BoT is expected to keep rates on hold • Euro area – Manufacturing PMI: no place to hide in the region, even not in Germany • US – ISM manufacturing may have had a timid start to Q2 Market focus • US downsi...



Go to page
  

New User

Find out more about our research

Straight2Bank User

Please access our research via your Straight2Bank account

In Media

Global Focus - The world in transition

The world economy is in transition. Global growth rates are picking up, but transition means elevated risks and volatility. In terms of global implications, all eyes will be on the US and China, with the US normalising monetary policy and China rebalancing its economy.