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.


Indonesia / Rates

Bank Indonesia’s ahead-of-the-curve move...

November 16, 2018

BI unexpectedly raised the policy rate by another 25bps to 6% yesterday.

Key summary points
  • The central bank is attempting to be ahead of the curve to maintain IDR stability
  • BI signalled the possibility of further pressure to Rupiah amidst US and Europe tightening
  • This rate hike is likely to be the last one for the year

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Capturing Growth Opportunities in Asia

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Malaysia / Basic Materials

Luncheon Talk: Malaysia's Palm Oil industry in the post-GE1...

November 14, 2018

Alliance Investment Bank hosted a luncheon session discussing the Malaysian palm oil industry with keynote speaker YB Teresa Kok, followed by a panel discussion and Q&A session.

Singapore / Real Estate

SG Property: Buyers spoilt for choice

November 07, 2018

Three property developments launched for sale will hit the market in November 2018. Depending on further take-up rates, we believe that CDL could start raising prices in the medium term.

Equity Strategies

Global / Equities

Weekly Global ETF Commentary...

November 12, 2018

US-listed ETFs had an inflow of $13.7 billion with equities posting inflows of $6.9 billion while fixed income drew in $7.0 billion.

Key summary points
  • All global ETF indices were gained except EEM
  • VIX was down 11.02%
  • HETF sectors were mixed

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