Tag Archive: USDINR

USDSGD and The Coat Tail Effect of Indonesia

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9 days into the second half of 2014 and USDSGD makes its year to date low of 1.24 19 oops 1.2418  as I type and Jowoki becomes the new Indonesia President. Think nothing… Continue reading

Don’t Forget The Election Hangover And Post Vesak Violence

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Elections results in India this Friday, the 16th, and Indonesia over last weekend. Vesak holidays tomorrow may also herald the end of peaceful protests. Elections Remember Malaysia and Pakistan last year, as I… Continue reading

Asian Emerging Markets 2014 – Detox Time

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Asking me to write an EM piece for 2014 is like asking Justin Bieber to do opera. It struck me that it is perhaps just what the market needs – a different perspective.… Continue reading

And The Safest Currency Of The Year – CNY or USD ?

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Indian Rupee down 1.98% today but I believe the typhoon was in Philippines. Indonesia bucked trend with their surprise rate hike. Thailand considerably unfazed by their Amnesty bill. For the month of November,… Continue reading

FX Update : EM crushed again

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It started this morning with the Japan trade deficit. But look at the way 2 reports put it. NEGATIVELY “The trade data released by the Japanese custom office was worse than the market… Continue reading

Currency Crisis : India, Indonesia and …

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“JAKARTA, Indonesia—Investors are souring on Indonesia as growth slows and a contentious election approaches. Some investors see more trouble ahead. Indonesia is one of several emerging markets dealing with slowing growth, high inflation… Continue reading