Report21 February 2018Updated about 5 months ago

Asian FX TalkING

Volatile financial markets have seen Asian currencies whipped around by fluctuating risk sentiment. If this is now over, Asian FX should resume its uptrend against the USD, if not…

Executive summary

After the confidence of January, February has been anything but calm. But through it all, the strong Asian growth story has remained on track. Tumbling stock markets, soaring bond yields and safe-haven flows have seen investors at times piling out of Asian currencies, and at others, piling back in.