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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 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.

Hong Kong / Real Estate

The Real Estate Needs of the Hong Konger

January 18, 2017
Hong Kong

Small homes, decentralised offices, and online shopping – these are the dynamics that will have an impact on Hong Kong’s real estate market in the long run.

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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