Major news events, as well as monetary policy uncertainties in the United States, have a significant impact on Asian currencies, but not in the way that some might expect.
Blog posts on "US monetary policy"
Emerging economies should take careful stock of their economic fundamentals, and intensify efforts to improve their current account and fiscal soundness.
The region’s financial architecture is stronger and more resilient than 20 years ago, but it faces new challenges.
It’s high time for emerging Asian markets to prepare themselves for the tighter global financial conditions that Fed balance sheet normalization entails.
Urgent action is needed to reduce leverage levels in case US interest rates rise faster than expected.
A tightening cycle in US monetary policy is typically bad news for emerging Asian economies.