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Gaurav S Dogra

Asian currencies still cheap in real terms, analysts say

Feb 02 2018

Asian currencies are cheap in historical trade-weighted terms despite a steady rise to multi-year highs over the past year on broad U.S. dollar weakness and strong flows into the region, analysts say.

South Korean investors chase overseas assets for higher returns

Jan 26 2018

Low domestic interest rates, a strong won and regulatory changes in the insurance industry are enticing South Koreans to invest in overseas assets. Recent central bank data show South Korea's investment in overseas assets surged to a record high of $68.2 billion in the first eleven months of 2017.

GRAPHIC: Flows into Asian bonds unlikely to be as buoyant as in 2017

Jan 16 2018

There's unlikely to a repeat this year of the surge of foreign flows into Asian bonds that 2017 brought, analysts say, as major central banks are set to pare their monetary stimulus, which could squeeze global liquidity.

GRAPHIC-Flows into Asian bonds unlikely to be as buoyant as in 2017

Jan 16 2018

Jan 16 - There's unlikely to a repeat this year of the surge of foreign flows into Asian bonds that 2017 brought, analysts say, as major central banks are set to pare their monetary stimulus, which could squeeze global liquidity.

GRAPHIC-Foreign investors trim Asian stock holdings in Dec

Jan 09 2018

Jan 9 Foreign investors were net sellers of Asian equities in December as they booked profits, however, analysts expect inflows into the region to pick up this year.

GRAPHIC: Foreigners pare holdings in Asian equities in November

Dec 07 2017

Foreigners trimmed their holdings in most Asian stocks markets in November as investors started to book profits after this year's solid rally.

GRAPHIC-Foreigners pare holdings in Asian equities in November

Dec 07 2017

Dec 6 Foreigners trimmed their holdings in most Asian stocks markets in November as investors started to book profits after this year's solid rally.

China’s debt pile growing fast despite years of efforts to contain it

Nov 24 2017

For years China's top officials have touted their ambitious policy priority to wean the world's second-largest economy off high levels of debt, but there is not much to show for it.

GRAPHIC-China’s debt pile growing fast despite years of efforts to contain it

Nov 24 2017

Nov 24 For years China's top officials have touted their ambitious policy priority to wean the world's second-largest economy off high levels of debt, but there is not much to show for it.

Indian investors eye GST impact on July-Sept corporate earnings

Oct 11 2017

MUMBAI/BENGALURU Profits from India's top firms are expected to have swung back to growth in July-September from a decline in the previous quarter, though economic headwinds are likely to have kept the pace of growth sluggish.

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