Posts Tagged ‘EMs’

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 ...

Shifting China capital flows pose risk for EMs

A prolonged slide in China’s purchasing firepower would put upward pressure on global yields after a decade of binge-borrowing left the world’s EMs with a ...

Soros sees new global financial crisis brewing

BRUSSELS • A surging dollar and a capital flight from emerging markets (EMs) may lead to another “major” financial crisis, investor George Soros (picture) ...

Investors brace for FTSE verdict on Saudi Arabia, Kuwait

DUBAI • FTSE Russell is set to announce over the weekend in the Middle East if it will add Saudi Arabia and Kuwait to its list of emerging markets (EMs) in ...

Luxury goods supported by rise in spending in EMs

By NG MIN SHEN
The luxury market in emerging markets (EMs) continues to be supported by a large number of consumers with increased spending capacity, ...