Posts Tagged ‘emerging-market’

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 ...

Battered from all sides, HK stocks fall into bear market

HONG KONG • A rout in technology stocks, emerging market (EM) contagion, currency weakness, an economy under threat.
Welcome to Hong Kong, where just ...

Ringgit a victim of EM contagion

By JERRY LEE CHEE YEONG / Pic By TMR
Emerging market (EM) contagion fears have been dominating the front pages of news- papers in the recent ...

We may be facing a textbook emerging-market crisis

By Satyajit Das / BLOOMBERG
Emerging-market (EM) stresses have been building since at least 2013. Investors may have forgotten the effect of the “taper ...

Indonesia wants foreigners to own less bonds in long run

Jakarta • Indonesia, rattled by a global emerging market (EM) sell-off, wants to halve the foreign ownership of its sovereign bonds in five years as the ...