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The euro rose against the dollar for a second straight day Tuesday, as surprisingly strong German economic sentiment and optimism about the US spurred broad-based risk-taking.
The euro fell from a seven-week high Wednesday after a disappointing Spanish bond auction and weak euro zone economic data.
Vasu Menon, Vice President, Wealth Management Singapore, OCBC Bank thinks there will a rotational switch from bonds into equities. He adds there are still opportunities in Asian bond markets.
The euro rallied to a near seven-week high against the dollar Tuesday after Greece announced better-than-expected terms for its debt buyback.
The euro hit a six-week high against the dollar on Monday, with some investors trimming bets against the single currency on signs Germany may be open to a Greek debt write-down.
The Swiss National Bank has trimmed its big euro position, taking downward pressure off the currency.
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Singapore's economy may have slumped in the third quarter, but it’s hard to tell from the crowds filling the city’s main shopping district, a booming property market and extremely low levels of unemployment.
Andrew Robinson, Manager and FX Analyst at Saxo Capital Markets, says concerns over troubled euro zone members Greece and Spain will keep the EUR trading under 1.30 for now.
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Even as Singapore’s trade-dependent economy faces risks in the wake of a global slowdown, one sector in this Southeast Asian island state stays upbeat.
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Vasu Menon, Vice President, Wealth Management Singapore at OCBC Bank says that current rental income is supporting Singapore's commercial property REITs.
The Swiss National Bank has euros ready to unload, and these strategists point to currencies that should benefit.
Timothy Riddell, Head of Global Markets Research, Asia , ANZ says currencies like the Australian and Singapore dollar will see more capital inflows against the greenback as markets overplay potential Fed easing.
Singapore could fall into a recession if Greece were to exit the euro zone, being the most vulnerable Asian economy, together with Hong Kong, given its close trade and financial links with Europe.
Nizam Idris, MD, Head of Strategy, Fixed Income & Currencies, Macquarie expects a victory by the pro-bailout parties in Greece to boost investor confidence in the euro.
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