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Read our latest insights curated to meet your investment and wealth needs, ranging from our house view, FX trends, global and regional market outlook, to sustainability insights, thought leadership articles and financial education.

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Capture market moves and our latest views

The recent upside surprise on US inflation data does not change our view that the Fed will...[1 Mar]
US stocks and Treasuries rose after PCE data. [1 Mar]
As expected, the Fed left rates unchanged at 5.25-5.5% for a fourth straight meeting.The...[2 Feb]
As we look ahead to 2024, we see two positive drivers on the horizon. The number one challenge of rate hikes in major...[22 Nov]

Stay on top of the FX market

Much of the adjustment to US rate expectations may be complete for now...[29 Feb]
AUD ended slightly lower against the dollar yesterday amid mixed market signals with US...[1 Mar]
The ECB and BoE are likely to pivot more explicitly towards policy easing in the months...[26 Feb]
The Fed, ECB, and BoE started 2024 by keeping interest rates unchanged, but set the stage...[5 Feb]
The FOMC held rates steady for a fourth straight meeting, as widely expected, showing that...[2 Feb]

Explore regional opportunities

We anticipate a soft landing for property in 2024; social housing to offset weakness in...[22 Jan]
As we start a new year, it looks set to be characterised by rate cuts and elections…[11 Jan]
Consumption remains a key pillar of growth and is likely to sustain momentum in the coming...[19 Dec]
With green shoots emerging in exports, we expect trade to stabilise across ASEAN next year. [19 Dec]

Keep up with ESG and new trends

The transition away from fossil fuels was mentioned for the first time in a climate...[9 Jan]
The scarcity of ESG investment products and fragmented data across the region have... [7 Dec]
Climate change poses a significant threat to coffee production as suitable land for... [13 Oct ]
Recent US and EU policy initiatives highlight the importance of battery technology... [10 Oct]
Ice cream is an increasingly popular treat around the world, but investors should be... [4 Aug]

Learn to invest

Family life is undergoing unprecedented transformations. From social and economic shifts...[29 Feb]
Cash underperformed the broad markets in 2023. Historically, multi-asset portfolios...[29 Jan]
Plan for a secure future: Consider financial security, protecting your health, and paying off mortgages...[18 Sep]
Quality of Life goes beyond meeting material needs. It encompasses multiple dimensions such as physical...[4 Sep]
Following successive rate hikes by major central banks during 2022 and H1 2023, deposit rates in many...[30 Jun]

More articles

As market expectations of a March Fed rate cut are too premature, we believe it will need...[1 Feb]
Market thoughts of a shallower global easing cycle should support the ‘safe-haven’ USD…[19 Jan]
Since mid-January, markets have scaled back expectations for Western central bank policy...[26 Feb]
Index funds offer investors a simple, low cost way to invest in a range of assets...[16 Aug]
Legacy goals can vary widely and may be financially and non-financially focused. [5 May]
Some people find bonds ‘boring’ because you don’t often hear much about them in the news...[25 Nov]
Most investors want to time the market in the hope that they can buy low and sell high to maximise investment...[27 Feb]
In today’s digitally connected world, short-term....[11 Feb]