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  • Singapore Bank Bonds sold at lowest ever coupon yield. | OANDA Forex Blog

    forexblog.oanda.com 02 Nov '12, 8am

    Oct: United Overseas Bank (UOB) sold US$500 million subordinated 10-year Tier 2 notes with a coupon of 2.875 per cent, the lowest ever coupon achieved by a bank globally for such debt. DBS Group Holdings and OCBC Bank have also issued similar bonds this year, with very tight spreads, ...

  • Singapore Dollars could face easing measures on 12th Oct | OANDA Forex Blog

    forexblog.oanda.com 10 Oct '12, 2am

    The Monetary Authority of Singapore will probably slow the pace of appreciation in the local dollar as moderating price pressures provide scope for measures to support economic growth, according to a survey of analysts. Officials will curb gains in Singapore’s currency when they meet ...

  • Home Sales to fall after Curbs |

    forexblog.oanda.com 15 Nov '12, 2am

    Singapore home sales may fall as much as 27 percent in 2013 after climbing to a record this year as six rounds of housing curbs by the government crimps demand, according to Jones Lang LaSalle. Private home sales next year may drop to 16,000 units from 22,000 units this year, said Dav...

  • USD/SGD – Singapore GDP shrinks 0.6%, MAS silent |

    forexblog.oanda.com 12 Apr '13, 2am

    Fundamentally, people will be wondering why MAS choose to remain on the sidelines while Singapore’s economy looks to be at its weakest since 2007. 1 reasons is that MAS remain upbeat and bullish about 2013 prospects, which itself said was “modest”. 2nd reason, is that a weakening of t...

  • to build more private housing

    forexblog.oanda.com 05 Nov '12, 9am

    MORE than 100,000 units of new private properties are in the pipeline, says the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA). The upcoming private home supply comprises 83,975 private residential units, 9,824 executive condominiums and 10,070 units from land sites that the Government has sold,...

  • USD / SGD – Record Fixed Asset Investments in Singapore

    forexblog.oanda.com 28 Jan '13, 9am

    USD/SGD rallied significantly during today’s Asian trade, in line with the weakened Singapore outlook. It is important to note however that price was already rallying before EDB’s announcement. Looking at the chart, it also seems that the rally has already started last week, with toda...

  • Q4 Economy gained 1.8% Q/Q, allay recession fears |

    forexblog.oanda.com 02 Jan '13, 1am

    Q4 economy grew 1.8% versus Q3 figures, amidst analysts calls for yet another contraction which will push Singapore into a “technical recession”. Overall, 2012 gained an estimated of 1.2% against 2011. Despite this turnaround, Singapore may not be fully out of the slump. Manufacturing...

  • Grows 1.1 percent Beating Estimates

    forexblog.oanda.com 02 Jan '13, 3pm

    Singapore’s economy has averted a technical recession, as it reported better-than-expected growth data for the fourth quarter. The economy expanded 1.1% in the October to December period, from a year earlier, advance estimates showed. On a quarter-on-quarter basis, the economy grew 1....

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