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Chief economist update: BOE going the wrong way?
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 11 JUN 2019
Mexico (and the world) is breathing a sigh of relief after Trump's tweet "indefinitely" suspending his tariff threat against America's southern neighbour. But POTUS being Trump, he's exploited this "win" to issue fresh tariff threats versus ...
Chief economist update: US recession in the offing
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 3 JUN 2019
"On June 10th, the United States will impose a 5% Tariff on all goods coming into our Country from Mexico, until such time as illegal migrants coming through Mexico, and into our Country, STOP. The Tariff will gradually increase until the Illegal Immigration ...
Chief economist update: Trump trumps Fed
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 29 JAN 2019
... theirs and then ... boom. Tariffs, trade war, reversal on Iran deal, death of NAFTA (now known as USMCA - United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement), his ditching of APEC (Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation), and so on and etcetera. Figure out Trump and we ...
Chief economist update: Policy normalisation interrupted
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 22 JAN 2019
... expected to temporarily raise US growth, with favorable demand spillovers for US trading partners-especially Canada and Mexico-during this period." No one, including the IMF, countenanced that Trump would follow through on his campaign pledge to "Make ...
New Zealand reviews life insurance commissions
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  TUESDAY, 4 DEC 2018
... Stability Report, in 2016 New Zealand-based life insurers paid financial advisers commissions of about 20%. This is well above Mexico and Hungary which rounded out the top three at 13% and 12% respectively. The RBNZ said much of this comes down to a ...
Chief economist update: Americans who want work will find it
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 5 NOV 2018
... like "trade war" and "closed borders". Those extra workers America needs but couldn't fill can be sub-contracted to Mexico or China - easing domestic inflation pressures that, in turn, will keep the US Federal Reserve at bay. I bet Trump's already ...
EM investors seek China alternative amid trade war
KARREN VERGARA  |  TUESDAY, 30 OCT 2018
... said, adding investors are increasingly turning to Latin America. Mulligan said the Pacific Alliance, which comprises Peru, Mexico, Columbia and Chile, provide a risk-adjusted performance better than emerging markets in Asia over the medium to long-term. ...
Chief economist update: When QE turns to QT
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 16 OCT 2018
... against China then, announcing another set of tariffs on US$200bn worth of Chinese goods (effective 24 September) and the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) signed on 1 October. Perhaps it's the combination of all these negative factors that's ...
Chi-x opens up access to tech darling Apple
KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 8 OCT 2018
... gain access to US listed shares." Deutsche developed transferable custody receipts in 1995, offering them in Argentina, Mexico and most recently Chile. Deutsche Bank sets up the security's structure and acts as depositary bank, pays the dividends to ...
Chief economist update: Keep one eye open on the housing market
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 3 OCT 2018
... AFL Grand Final holiday on September 28, Labour Day on October 1 - or maybe it's been out-headlined by news of the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA). But the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) met as usual on the first Tuesday of the month (except ...
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