Posts Tagged ‘emerging-market’

Turkey is heading for economic collapse, Ashmore says

by BLOOMBERG
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan risks pushing Turkey’s economy into an economic collapse similar to those seen in Latin America under ...

FTSE Russell review on MGS sparks market concerns

By TAN WEI YINE / Pic By BLOOMBERG
In early April, the Norwegian sovereign wealth fund (SWF) announced it will trim its exposure to emerging-market ...

A roller coaster year thus far for ringgit

The local note has lost ground on fears that BNM will lower the OPR next month
By MARK RAO / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL There was much cheer when the ...

Ringgit to rally on domestic impetus, central bank rhetoric

The local note has traded between RM4.06 and RM4.09 against the US dollar since early February
by MARK RAO / pic by MUHD AMIN NAHARUL DOMESTIC ...

Warning signs flash for HSBC, Merrill 
in emerging-market rally

TOKYO • The backlash to the world’s most-popular trade is underway — the emerging-market (EM) rally has now gone too far, according to HSBC Holdings plc ...

BofA, SocGen say it’s time to hedge against EM risk

SAO PAULO • The time has come for investors to consider protecting against emerging-market (EM) losses, according to three of the world’s biggest ...

RM138m in foreign funds flow into equity market

By BERNAMA / Pic By TMR
Foreign investors were net buyers in the Malaysian equity market, pumping in RM138.6 million between last Monday and Thursday, ...

Winners of stronger ringgit

A stronger ringgit will be a relief to local firms whose input and raw material costs are predominantly US dollar-denominated
By MARK RAO / Pic By MUHD ...

Takeda mulls sale of RM12.3b in EM assets

HONG KONG • Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd is considering a sale of some emerging-market (EM) drugs, as the Japanese drugmaker expands a push to cut debt ...

Ringgit gains held back by returning risk aversion

By MARK RAO / Pic By BLOOMBERG
The rally in the ringgit was kept in check yesterday as risk aversion crept back into markets on geopolitical concerns ...

What is helping the ringgit’s rise?

According to an analyst, the stars are currently aligned for the ringgit
by MARK RAO / pic by BLOOMBERG The ringgit has been a standout performer this ...

Trade truce offers dose of cheer for EM investors

By BLOOMBERG
SAO PAULO • A temporary truce from a highly anticipated dinner between US and Chinese leaders may have given emerging-market (EM) traders ...