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Sean Yokota, Asian FX Strategist, UBS Investment Bank says the Indian rupee and the Indonesian rupiah are among the most vulnerable currencies in Asia. He favors the U.S. dollar instead.
Ruchir Sharma, Head of Emerging Markets & Global Macro, Morgan Stanley Investment Management says the stars of emerging markets, Russia and Brazil, will disappoint investors as they are facing serious problems. Instead, Southeast Asia may surprise on the upside.
A Greece exit from the euro zone could lead emerging market equities to retest the lows reached during the Lehman bankruptcy in 2008, spurred by mass capital outflow on heightened risk aversion, say strategists.
The recent panic selling of Asian stocks on fears of a possible euro zone break up is almost over with most indices in the region having bottomed out, says one analyst, who recommends buying now as central banks are likely to start pumping liquidity into the financial markets soon.
Since the price of gold spacer has not ratcheted up in this latest Europe driven downturn, some say surely that must mean that the wisdom of owning gold is now null and void. I disagree; gold should still be a part of your investment plan.
India has threatened to ban European airlines from its airspace if Brussels sanctions Indian carriers in a dispute over an EU plan to charge carriers for their pollution. The FT reports.
Siva Govindasamy, Asia Managing Editor, Flightglobal says unfair competition is a key challenge for domestic carriers given Air India's articifically low fares. He likes Jet & IndiGo as they are well-positioned for future profits.
Economic woes dog the euro and hound the pound - it's time for your FX Fix.
Worries about Greece sap risk appetite as the euro slides and the dollar soars - it's time for your FX Fix.
Nicholas Ferres, Investment Director, Global Asset Allocation, Eastspring Investments says that the Indian Rupee is starting to look cheap and is clearly oversold.
Frederic Neumann, MD & Co-Head of Asian Economics Research, HSBC says Asia needs fiscal stimulus rather than monetary stimulus to cushion the blow from the EU crisis.
Euro Slips, Pound Trips, Asian Central Banks Intervene — it's time for your FX Fix.
Greg Gibbs, Senior Currency Strategist, RBS said the euro will remain weak regardless of whether Greece stays or leaves the currency bloc.
While India's economic growth has hit a rough spot, Indonesia has won favor with investors, prompting calls for it to be included among the lineup of top global emerging markets.
Hugh Young, Global Head of Equities, MD, Aberdeen Asset Management, says the Indian government's policy flip-flops should not deter investors from investing in local companies.
Tai Hui, Head of Regional Research, Asia, Standard Chartered Bank, Singapore says that with proper fiscal reforms, an upgrade of Phillipine debt to investment grade is possible.
Following disappointing economic data from the U.S. and more volatility from elections in Europe, demand for gold will remain resilient, and the precious metal will not lose its appeal as the currency of last resort, Goldman Sachs says.
The Bank of England steps back and euro fears ease - it's time for your FX Fix.
The Reserve Bank of India’s intervention in the currency market on Thursday is being viewed by some market watchers as a desperate move to prop up the currency in the absence of government policies to boost sentiment among foreign investors.
Taimur Baig, Chief Economist India / Indonesia / Philippines, Deutsche Bank AG says that India needs more investments and a higher savings rate to meet a 8-9% growth target.