INSIGHTS FROM CFA SOCIETY SINGAPORE

TO QUOTE Singapore's Senior Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam from his national address last month, "the future begins now".

[WASHINGTON] Despite some signs of recovery, the global economy faces continued challenges, including the possibility of a second wave of Covid-19, and governments should keep their support...

[WASHINGTON] Global consumer confidence registered a record drop from April through June as the economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic registered in full, and the outlook is dim for a...

CHART VIEW

THE July 4 national anthem line, the rocket's red glare, the bombs bursting in air, seems a more apt backdrop than usual this year as the US holiday takes place against the still fomenting Black...

THE severe economic downturn caused by the Covid-19 pandemic has forced governments worldwide to increase spending as tax revenues simultaneously collapsed. According to the Asian Development Bank...

THE outlook for major global housing markets is subdued, with high unemployment from the novel coronavirus pandemic and lockdowns and low immigration posing the biggest hurdles over the coming...

[AMSTERDAM] Global trade suffered a record plunge at the peak of the lockdowns to contain the coronavirus, dropping by more than 12 per cent in April alone.

[BENGALURU] The outlook for major global housing markets looks subdued, with high unemployment from the coronavirus pandemic and lockdowns and low immigration the biggest hurdles over the coming...

[WASHINGTON] The International Monetary Fund warned on Wednesday that the global economy faces an even deeper downturn than it previously projected as the coronavirus pandemic continues to sow...

VIRUS OUTBREAK

COUNTRIES should resist the temptation to retreat behind respective borders, even as Covid-19 has revealed how dependent - and vulnerable - countries are on global supply chains, said Ravi Menon,...