CFA SINGAPORE INSIGHTS

THE green bond market has been a tremendous success, from a relatively modest start in 2013 to an expected US$250 billion of green issuance in 2019.

FEDERAL Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell gave emerging-market central banks another solid reason to lower interest rates.

RATES traders should prepare for turbulence around this week's Federal Reserve decision: Markets aren't giving up on rate cuts without a fight.

IT'S springtime for China bulls. Analysts from banks including HSBC, Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs are increasingly confident that the world's second-biggest economy is finding its feet after a...

OIL markets slid by around 1 per cent in 2019's first trading on Wednesday, pulled down by surging output in the United States and Russia and concerns about on an economic slowdown,...

EDITORIAL

If 2017 was the Year of the Santa Claus, then 2018 ought to be remembered as the year in which the jolly gifter morphed into the Grinch, as far as equities are concerned. Major indices will end...

COMMENTARY

MARKETS, to paraphrase Nobel prize-winning economist Thomas Schelling, often forget that they keep forgetting. That's especially true when it comes to the intractable challenges posed by...

GLOBAL equity and crude oil markets attempted a tentative recovery on Wednesday after three days of sharp losses that saw investors seek out the safety of bonds amid mounting pessimism over world...

STOCKS

ALL eyes will undoubtedly be on the G-20 leaders' summit held in Buenos Aires, Argentina this week from Nov 30 to Dec 1, and more significantly, the dinner date between China President Xi...

MARKETS feel shaky and have felt so for most of the year. Positive news from the United States, in the form of monetary authorities finally shrinking the monetary base after years of expansion,...