Silver will have its resurgence in the commodities market. When the signs of a clear economic recovery emerge, it will perform much better than gold.
Despite the higher-than-expected economic growth in 2023 and downward trend in inflation at the start of the year, continuing risks affecting inflation and growth remain.
2023 proved to be a commendable year for Metrobank with record profits, attributed to higher loan demand and better asset quality.
With the latest interest rate decision, there is a greater likelihood that rate cuts will happen some time in the second half of the year.
Prices of goods didn’t increase as consensus estimates predicted. The slower pace of inflation may compel the central bank to keep rates steady.
There is a silver lining despite the risks impeding the country’s economic recovery.
The country’s 4th quarter 2023 growth may have exceeded consensus estimates, but not enough to reach the government’s target for the year.
When thinking about your investment strategy this year, some insights from the World Economic Forum may confirm your hunches or help you refine your plans.
While inflation appears to be on the way down, there are inflation risks that keep investors wary.
For 2024, we reiterate our view for USD/PHP to trade within a lower range on the expectation of further dollar weakness as global markets price in Fed rate cuts in the months to come.
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