Concerns remain on whether interest rate hikes by the Fed will be able to slow economic activity and tame inflation — or push the US economy into recession, triggering major uncertainties for Asian capital markets.
The Federal Reserve has announced the beginning of its much-discussed tapering soon. Adding in the effects of inflation and supply chain disruptions, does this mean US equities are set for a drastic correction in the short term?
The dollar has been on the rise since the Fed took a hawkish approach to its monetary policy, but what’s next?
For the Year of the Rat, AsianInvestor is offering a set of financial and economic predictions. Here, we ask whether inflation could rise higher than expected.
For the Year of the Rat, AsianInvestor offers a set of financial and economic predictions. In this instalment, we ask whether The Federal Reserve is likely to cut interest rates.
AsianInvestor canvassed institutional investors for their thoughts on the US central bank's plans to reduce its balance sheet and its latest interest rate hike.
Number two in AsianInvestor's 10 predictions for the coming Year of the Rooster is: how many rate hikes will the US make this year?
The argument for raising inflation targets is that it would give central bankers more room to use interest rate policy, but some investment industry executives have their doubts about the concept.
AsianInvestor makes 10 key predictions for the Year of the Monkey, starting with our take on the Federal Reserve's likely approach to setting US interest rates in 2016.
CLSA strategist Chris Wood notes the US Federal Reserve has been wrong on just about everything, adding QE is deflationary and is having the opposite effect to what was intended.
Global investors who continue to place faith in US equities should be wary, as Chinese companies offer better opportunities, argues Eastspring Investments.
In one of the worst sell-offs since the European sovereign crisis in 2011, PMs and private banks took cue from the Fed's QE exit hints to cut their bond portfolios significantly.