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Further losses seen for emerging-market currencies

STILL ON TOP: An analyst says that none of the emerging-market currencies are going to buck against the tide of a stronger US dollar.

Kuala Lumpur

EMERGING-MARKET currencies slumped this year by the most in almost two decades, and analysts are forecasting further losses in 2016 due to China's slowdown and US monetary tightening.

The deteriorating sentiment also hurt stocks and bonds, with an index of equities