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Read our latest insights curated to meet your investment and wealth needs, ranging from our house view, FX trends, global and regional market outlook, to sustainability insights, thought leadership articles and financial education.

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Capture market moves and our latest views

For its seventh consecutive meeting, the FOMC voted unanimously to leave the benchmark...[13 Jun]
US stocks traded mixed as Treasuries rose after PPI data. [14 Jun]
The ECB delivered its first rate cut in almost five years, and did not wait for the Fed to...[7 Jun]
April’s improved US inflation data and a less hawkish Fed tone suggest that a Fed rate cut...[1 Jun]
Market expectations for Fed rate cuts have been on a roller-coaster ride, swinging from too...[23 May]

Stay on top of the FX market

The USD is slightly stronger after the Fed's “hawkish hold”, with the median dot for 2024...[13 Jun]
AUD rose against the dollar yesterday as the USD struggles to recover losses by the Fed's...[14 Jun]
The CAD holds steady, after the BoC’s first rate cut since 2020. [11 Jun]
The JPY and CHF both gained recently on policy considerations…[3 Jun]
On 22 May, the RBNZ delivered a hawkish hold...[27 May]

Explore regional opportunities

Global growth data is still ticking along, but there are early signs of labour markets…[11 Jun]
China announced a slew of policy easily measures, from lower mortgage rates to local...[21 May]
Economic activity remains solid, with global PMIs, retail sales and GDP growth faring well. [14 May]
Despite inflation no longer surprising on the downside, we expect major central banks to…[16 Apr]
We think the Greater Bay Area (GBA) stands to benefit from the government’s focus on “new...[19 Apr]

Keep up with ESG and new trends

Social issues related to matters such as wages and treatment of workers have been growing...[24 May]
Tourism, as we know it, is changing in the face of rising temperatures and extreme weather...[28 Mar]
The transition away from fossil fuels was mentioned for the first time in a climate...[9 Jan]
The scarcity of ESG investment products and fragmented data across the region have... [7 Dec]
Climate change poses a significant threat to coffee production as suitable land for... [13 Oct ]

Learn to invest

We surveyed over 11,000 affluent individuals across 11 markets and asked some simple yet...[5 Jun]
This article aims to provide you with a general understanding about Securitised Credit.[9 May]
The returns of a bond are composed of coupon income and price changes. A key metric of...[29 Apr]
Multi-asset funds enable investors to access a diverse range of asset classes within a...[18 Apr]
HSBC’s recent Quality of Life Report' confirms what we’ve always sensed: physical and...[4 Apr]

More articles

After rallying in Q1 2024, Japanese stocks have delivered a more subdued performance in Q2...[3 Jun]
Stock markets in mainland China and Hong Kong have rallied this year, with solid momentum...[27 May]
Renewed dovish hopes for the Fed and associated gains in risk appetite have hit the USD...[20 May]
The GBP has been supported by its high yields, but this looks to have gone beyond what the...[13 May]
The US will increase tariffs on a range of strategic goods from China including EVs, solar...[16 May]
The Fed held rates steady, saying the FOMC’s confidence on inflation has not improved; QT...[3 May]