As global markets reel from the failures of SVB and Credit Suisse, investors are worried about the performance of their bank-issued securities and the likelihood of a contagion effect in Asia.By Patty Membrebe Read More
March 24 (Reuters) - Asian markets round off the week with Japanese inflation and PMI data likely to be the main local drivers on Friday, offe...By Reuters Read More
China has set a conservative economic growth target for 2023 which signals a softer-than-expected rebound. Nonetheless, growth is still underway with spillover benefits for the Philippines.By Ina Judith Calabio Read More
March 23 (Reuters) - The dollar index was modestly lower in late trade on Thursday after recovering from earlier post-Fed losses that had push...By Reuters Read More
March 23 (Reuters) - Gold prices extended gains to a second straight session on Thursday, boosted by a slide in Treasury yields after the US F...By Reuters Read More
With what’s happening in the banking sector right now, some fear a Lehman-like fiasco waiting to happen. Here we re-examine what happened in 2008 and what lessons we learned.
As global markets reel from the failures of SVB and Credit Suisse, investors are worried about the performance of their bank-issued securities and the likelihood of a contagion effect in Asia.
Take advantage of selloffs to buy peso GS at higher yields.
There’s still greater demand for US dollars and USD-denominated assets but could the recent US banking issues hold bank the greenback’s strength?
The Philippines’ February inflation inched down, for the first time in six months. Is this a sign that inflation has already peaked?
Before it was Main Street, now it’s Switzerland’s Paradeplatz. We are dealing with a crisis of confidence, not a debt crisis. For now, the forced sale of Credit Suisse has calmed the markets.
Short-term and long-term investments have their advantages and limitations. How do you get the best of both worlds?
Knowing where to put your money is not a one-size-fits-all endeavor. However, Fernand “Toto” Tansingco, head of Metrobank’s financial markets sector, said understanding time-tested principles and having a long-term outlook can help.
It may be time to recalibrate your bond portfolio. CreditSights, an award-winning global credit research provider, recently shared with our high-net-worth clients four things they learned and where to look for bonds to invest in.
There are a few things you can do to preserve your wealth in these times: Be patient. Don’t panic. Consider your time horizon
From savings accounts and bonds to UITFs and derivatives, there are options for specific types of investors.
Recently, top central banks revisited a tool in their tried-and-tested playbook called the foreign exchange swap line. Learn how it helps ensure that financial institutions run smoothly.
This contains the strategy update of Metrobank as of October 6, 2022.