Insights and Analysis

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.

Economics

US / Inflation

Pop Goes the Headline ...

January 18, 2017

With inflation likely to have risen to 2.1% in December – above the Federal Reserve’s target – the central bank has its work cut out for it and will need to raise rates sooner and faster than most th...

Key summary points
  • Markets expect CPI inflation to rise to 2.1% y-o-y in December from 1.7% in November
  • And just like that, inflation will back above the Fed’s 2% target; Inflation won’t stop there
  • Continued recovery in crude prices imply headline inflation between 2.5%-3.5% by year-end
  • The Fed has its work cut out for it, long before one considers a possible Trump stimulus

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DBS Asian Insights

Capturing Growth Opportunities in Asia

June 06, 2014

Industry

China / Real Estate

Sales Momentum Remains Weak

January 17, 2017
China

A weekly snapshot of the Chinese property market – from sales volume to inventory levels – in the Tier-I to -III cities; as well as an overview of the share performance of sector players.

Global / Oil and Gas

Saudi Arabia Cuts More Than Expected

January 17, 2017
Global

Our weekly analysis of key developments from the oil and gas sector to aid readers in extracting value from the news flow.

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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