Posts Tagged ‘EMs’

World Bank cuts global growth outlook as trade expansion falters

WASHINGTON • The World Bank cut its forecast for the global economy as slowing growth in trade and investment and rising interest rates sapped momentum, ...

Asia to dominate world economies by 2030

HONG KONG • Seven of the world’s top 10 economies by 2030 will likely be current emerging markets (EMs).
The prediction for a shake-up of the world’s ...

Riskiest assets suddenly seem a whole lot more appealing as developing world bounces back

NEW YORK • Emerging markets (EMs) look to be in a sweet spot.
Developing-nation assets roared back last Friday after US Federal Reserve (Fed) chairman ...

US pain can be EMs’ gain

By Shuli Ren / BLOOMBERG
Emerging markets (EMs) are reliving their 2015 nightmare. A US stock correction may be just the thing to rouse them. Three ...

Amundi sees sustainable rally in EMs in late 2019

By BLOOMBERG
SINGAPORE • A sustained rebound in emerging markets (EMs) may be almost a year away, and investors should be wary of any bounce after US ...

Get into EMs, Credit Suisse prime broker says

By BLOOMBERG
HONG KONG • Hedge fund managers should shrug off the recent turmoil in emerging markets (EMs) because they’ll offer better returns than ...

OECD: EMs, trade put a cloud on global economy

By BLOOMBERG
PARIS • The global economy is shrouded in “high uncertainty” as the outlook for emerging markets (EMs) deteriorates sharply and trade ...

EM sneeze puts developed world immunity in doubt

SINGAPORE • As the sell-offs in Turkey and Argentina spread to other emerging markets (EMs), doubts that developed markets can retain their immunity are ...

EM currencies at the frontline of contagion fears

Asean currencies to face some selling pressure, but risk of contagion spreading will likely be contained
By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By TMR The Indonesian ...

StanChart’s surging costs hinder profit growth

London • Standard Chartered plc (StanChart) CEO Bill Winters is struggling to contain rising costs at the emerging markets (EMs) lender, which are ...

Indonesia facing pressure of fund outflow

Foreign investors have pulled out across EMs in the wake of the US dollar strength
Pic By BLOOMBERG It HAS been a turbulent year for the ...

Trade war piles pain on China-exporter emerging markets

By BLOOMBERG
LAGOS • Just when it looked like things couldn’t get much worse for emerging markets (EMs), along comes a trade war. And it’s hitting EM ...