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  • 10-Apr – Our call on a MAS move is a close one - Updated Thu April 9, 2015

    Top 3 data/events • India – March CPI likely edged up owing to unseasonal rain • China – Weak demand may have weighed on trade growth • Japan – Feb MoR likely shrank, Mar PPI inflation likely slowed • Market focus • We expect the MAS to recent...

  • 27-Feb – India – Narrower deficit, higher investment - Updated Thu February 26, 2015

    Top 3 data/events • China – Manufacturing weighed down by Lunar New Year period • South Korea – Lower trade figures owing to Lunar New Year holiday • Euro area – February CPI likely to move further into negative territory • Market focus • We ...

  • 13-Feb – Growth, inflation and the BoJ - Updated Thu February 12, 2015

    Top 3 data/events • China – SLF expansion to ease seasonal liquidity volatility • India – January trade deficit seen narrowing further on low oil imports • Philippines – Remittances to be buoyed by improving US labour market • Market focus • J...

  • 11-Dec – A cold winter in China - Updated Wed December 10, 2014

    Top 3 data/events • India – CPI to be pulled lower by base effect • US – Core November retail sales likely remained healthy • US – Democrats’ ‘rebellion’ leads to higher uncertainty on funding bill • Market focus • China’s November growth pro...

  • 26-Sep – India – RBI to maintain its hawkish stance - Updated Thu September 25, 2014

    Top 3 data/events • Thailand – We expect a slight improvement in exports • Hong Kong – High base continues to weigh on retail sales growth • Euro area – We expect business and consumer confidence to weaken • Market focus • RBI expected to k...

  • 11-Sep – The road ahead for the CNY - Updated Wed September 10, 2014

    Top 3 data/events • South Korea – Base rate expected to be on hold for now • Euro area – Industrial production likely expanded by 1.0% • India – Higher food prices may have pushed August CPI higher • Market focus • Strength in CNY fixing and s...

  • 28-Aug – ECB braces for the inflation data - Updated Wed August 27, 2014

    Top 3 data/events • China – USD-CNH forwards retreat amid easier CNH liquidity • Japan – July data likely improved slightly • India – Q1-FY15 GDP growth likely rebounded • Market focus • A low inflation print on 29 August will raise the chanc...

  • 27-Aug – India’s C/A deficit wider but easily funded - Updated Tue August 26, 2014

    Top 3 data/events • Philippines – GDP growth likely improved in Q2 • South Korea – Improving exports and sentiment likely supported IP • Hong Kong – Retail sales growth probably still contracting • Market focus • India Q1-FY15 C/A deficit lik...

  • 04-Aug – HKD in focus - Updated Sun August 3, 2014

    Top 3 data/events • G10 FX – Forecast changes to USD-CAD and USD-CHF • Australia – RBA will likely reiterate the need for a ‘period of stable rates’ • India – RBI likely to maintain its vigil on inflation • Market focus • We estimate capital i...

  • 11-Jul – India: A few hits, a few misses - Updated Thu July 10, 2014

    Top 3 data/events • China – Slide in USD-CNY fixings may signal more CNY strength • Singapore – External demand to mitigate domestic softness • Euro area – Industrial production expected to dip on a monthly basis • Market focus • FY15 fiscal ...

  • 10-Jul – Indonesia election update - Updated Wed July 9, 2014

    Top 3 data/events • China – Credit growth will likely stabilise from here • India – May IIP likely reached a 15-month high • Latam – Tough times, easing bias • Market focus • Quick-count results suggest a Jokowi victory, albeit by a narrow ma...

  • 09-Jul – BoK: On hold, awaiting more data - Updated Tue July 8, 2014

    Top 3 data/events • China – Trade surplus expected to have rebounded • BNM and BI – BNM likely to hike rates; BI likely to keep them on hold • India – A budget beyond numbers • Market focus • We expect the BoK to keep the base rate at 2.50% in...

  • 31-Mar – Reserve Bank of India likely to stay on hold - Updated Sun March 30, 2014

    Top 3 data/events • China – PMI may show further moderation • South Korea – CPI inflation expected to be benign, even with recovery • Australia – RBA likely to maintain a ‘period of stability’ in rates • Market focus • Sharp correction in in...

  • 07-Mar – China, commodities and currencies - Updated Thu March 6, 2014

    Top 3 data/events • India – Trade deficit to stay in single digits • Japan – C/A was likely in deficit again in January • US – February’s job report to show a hiring slowdown amid bad weather • Market focus • China’s February trade data to so...

  • 14-Jan – Raising PHP to medium-term Overweight - Updated Mon January 13, 2014

    Top 3 data/events • Hong Kong – Policy address to focus on tackling poverty • India – December WPI expected to show an improvement • United States – Retail sales data likely moderated in December • Market focus • Upcoming Philippine remittanc...

  • 11-Oct – MAS expected to maintain the status quo - Updated Thu October 10, 2013

    Top 3 data/events • China – Data week for China, starting with inflation data on Monday • India – Lack of fresh price pressures should keep inflation steady • Euro area – IP in Germany and France could support the region • Market focus • We m...

  • 10-Oct – Value in vol - Updated Wed October 9, 2013

    Top 3 data/events • China – Trade outlook is still bright • India – August IIP expected to have remained positive • United States – Yellen appointed: Labour-market slack still her focus • Market focus • FX vols, both in G10 and EM, have yet t...

  • Asia Focus – Clearing skies - Updated Wed October 9, 2013

    We see growth improving across the region, despite recent financial-market distress. Fretting over the growth outlook because of portfolio outflows is missing the point, in our view. We think more optimism is in order, as simultaneous growth in majo...

  • Local Markets Compendium 2014 - Updated Mon October 7, 2013

    To paraphrase Mark Twain, the reports of the death of EM bond markets have been greatly exaggerated. Increased global allocations to local EM bond markets have been not cyclical but primarily structural in nature, reflecting these markets’ rising ec...

  • 10-May – The rise of the doves - Updated Thu May 9, 2013

    Top 3 data/events • China – Modest recovery likely continued in April • India – Slower CPI increases expected • United States – Fed speakers are unlikely to surprise the market • Market focus • BoK’s surprise decision to cut 25bps is the start...



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10-Apr – Our call on a MAS move is a...

Top 3 data/events • India – March CPI likely edged up owing to unseasonal rain • China – Weak demand may have weighed on trade growth • Japan – Feb MoR likely shrank, Mar PPI inflation likely slowed • Market focus • We expect the MAS to recentre the SGD NEER downwards • GDP growth was...

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