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Chief economist update: It wasn't me, it's the Fed
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 12 OCT 2018
... unemployment rate (3.7%) that's down to a 49-year low - inflation hasn't significantly accelerated (and given the latest CPI report, even easing). It's not looking to take-off anytime soon either because of tamed inflation expectations. Higher ...
Chief economist update: An Indian surprise
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 8 OCT 2018
... Q2:2018-19, 3.9-4.5 per cent in H2 and 4.8 per cent in Q1:2019-20, with risks somewhat to the upside. Excluding the HRA impact, CPI inflation is projected at 3.7 per cent in Q2:2018-19, 3.8 - 4.5 per cent in H2 and 4.8 per cent in Q1:2019-20." The RBI ...
Chief economist update: Stability is doing it for Japan
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 24 SEP 2018
... their moderate increasing trend on the back of the firm growth in overseas economies. The year-on-year rate of change in the CPI is likely to increase gradually toward 2%, mainly on the back of the output gap remaining positive and medium- to long-term ...
University students to run hedge fund
KANIKA SOOD  |  MONDAY, 17 SEP 2018
... student cycle turnover. ASAM will hold 15-20 positions filtered through a scale of 0-10. The performance goal is 4% above CPI. The fund will aim to build up $50,000 to $100,000 ideally, Haifer said. "The ESG focus is something students really wanted ...
Industry fund recognised for data security expertise
DARREN SNYDER  |  TUESDAY, 28 AUG 2018
... control over prices for statutory land registry services throughout the 40-year term, and price increases will be capped at CPI for non-statutory services provided by VLRS. The state will also retain ownership of essential land services and divisions ...
Chief economist update: Turkey's roasted
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 13 AUG 2018
... 8) and the liquidity window lending rate to 20.75% on the same day. Still, inflation continues to rampage higher. Headline CPI inflation accelerated to 15.9% in July from 10.4% at the start of the year, core inflation sped up to 15.1% from 12.2%. This ...
Chief economist update: Betting on down rather than up?
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 10 AUG 2018
... measure accelerating to 1.1% from 0.9% in the March quarter. The August Monetary Policy Statement forecasts the headline CPI inflation rate to ease to 1.4% in the September quarter of this year and won't reach the midpoint of its 1%-3% target before ...
Chief economist update: Not before we get a pay rise
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 6 AUG 2018
... choice given the erosion of their real wages (this has dropped to zero - wages growth of 2.1% (March quarter) and headline CPI inflation of 2.1% (June quarter)). Not only this, latest ABS data show that growth in household disposable income halved to ...
Chief economist update: At the core-core of it
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 31 JUL 2018
... in Japan are still nowhere near that - whatever measure of inflation is used. Statistics Japan data show that the headline CPI inflation rate increased by 0.7% in June from 0.6% in the previous month, the core inflation rate (excluding fresh food) did ...
Chief economist update: ECB on track for exit
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 27 JUL 2018
... stabilised at levels that are above historical averages." Draghi remains uncertain on inflation though, noting that while headline CPI rose to 2% in June from 1.9% in the previous month, core inflation - that which exclude food and oil prices - remain ...
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