Posts Tagged ‘Markets’

Bank Islam continues to focus on affordable housing segment

We are already adopting the right model to support this affordable segment, says CEO
By SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL Bank Islam ...

Some well-known bankers go solo amid crisis in India credit

They face huge risks succeeding as financial institutions with deeper pockets stumbled and their businesses are largely just in initial stages
MUMBAI • ...

Global laws more Islamic finance-friendly, says fund

Global regulations becoming more Islamic finance-friendly is one of the drivers of an expected significant upward trend for sukuk issuance in the near ...

Huawei offers case study in future of free trade

By NOAH FELDMAN / Pic By BLOOMBERG
US President Donald Trump is reportedly close to issuing an executive order that would ban Chinese companies like ...

Financial, forex trading to be muted on looming US-China trade deadline

The March 1 deadline is less than 3 weeks away with no resolution reached, renewing fears on global economic growth
By MARK RAO Weakening risk appetite ...

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 ...

Top Glove remains positive despite looming oversupply

Group continues to see repeat orders from its customers, hence will focus on improving productivity, quality and innovation
By NG MIN SHEN / Pic By ...

JPMorgan sees liquidity wildcard in future

They reckon investors should pencil the next crisis in for 2020
by BLOOMBERG TOKYO • How bad will the next crisis be? JPMorgan Chase & Co has an ...

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 ...

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 ...

Global currencies, equities fall as Turkey’s financial crisis looms

Turkish lira sheds 8.31% against dollar, shocking markets in Europe, Asia and South America
by NG MIN SHEN / Graphic by TMR  Turkey’s looming ...

KLCI higher at midday amid muted regional markets

by TMR
Malaysia’s KLCI recovered from a flat start to trade in the green at mid-session today, continuing to rally from the 12-month low it ...