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In-depth and broad analysis of major developments in Asia's economic activity, policy, equity, property and currency markets and what they mean for our clients.

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Economics

Indonesia / GDP

Looking at a S&P Upgrade...

January 19, 2017

We think odds are high that the ratings agency will upgrade Indonesia’s credit rating this year.

Key summary points
  • S&P upgrade on Indonesia’s credit rating looks imminent
  • Growth in non-performing loans, seen as a risk in 2016, continues to moderate
  • NPL ratio has probably peaked
  • Tax revenue growth is likely to improve, allowing the government to maintain capex spending
  • Look for more foreign direct investments on the S&P move

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DBS Asian Insights

Capturing Growth Opportunities in Asia

June 06, 2014

Industry

China / Consumer

Driving on Demand

January 20, 2017
China

New product launches this year and next put China’s BMW auto dealerships in prime position to benefit from the improved demand for high-end and luxury cars.

China / Consumer Services

China Online Groceries: The Fast Lane

January 19, 2017
China

E-grocery has lagged the robust online sales growth seen by the non-food segments in recent years. But this is set to change as we see China’s e-grocery sales doubling in two years.

Equity Strategies

Global / Equities

Weekly Global ETF Commentary ...

January 16, 2017

Our weekly analysis of exchange-traded funds and flows around the globe to aid investors in making informed decisions. Follow us as we follow the money.

Key summary points
  • Markets are pausing to re-evaluate the “Trump bump” since he won the election
  • Investors are trying to grapple with the economic and political implications of Trump’s presidency
  • Trump’s first press conference since his election left many questions unanswered

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