Blog posts on "quantitative easing"

What to look out for in Asian bond markets in 2014

2014 is shaping up to be another challenging year for bond markets in Asia after a see-saw 2013 which saw prices rise at the start of the year, and then fall back on news that the US Federal Reserve plans to reduce or ‘taper’ its quantitative easing operations.   

Thiam Hee Ng

Figure 1. Stock Prices and QE Timeline. <a href="" target="_blank">View enlarged graph</a>.

Is Asia ready for an end to QE?

Asian stock markets have been under pressure recently from an announcement by the US Federal Reserve that “quantitative easing”, or QE as it is commonly referred to, is likely to be tapered off in the near future.

Cyn-Young Park