Standard Chartered Bank | A brighter 2021

Four major factors will determine the outlook for equity markets: distribution of vaccines, outlook for government and central bank policies, extent to which government bond yields will (be allowed to) rise and performance of the US dollar. After such a tumultuous 2020, what does 2021 hold for us? We believe there are four major factors […]

Focus News | Democracy index ranks Taiwan top in Asia, 11th globally

Taipei, Feb. 3 (CNA) Taiwan has jumped 20 places in the 2020 Democracy Index rankings to 11th position globally from 31st in 2019, to rank top in Asia, according to the index report released Tuesday by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU). Describing Taiwan as a beacon of democracy in Asia, the report said that the […]

CommonWealth Magazine |Taiwan’s Stellar Performance During COVID-19 Helps Swiss Company To Continue Supporting The Global Medical Industry

Lucy Chung, the Director of AMSD department at SHL Medical, credits the effective pandemic management exercised by the Taiwan government to the company’s ability to keep business as usual during global health threat. Who can help? Taiwan can help! When it comes to infectious diseases, Taiwan has learned a lot from the 2003 severe acute […]

Refinitiv | Everything Flows: Brexit Fears Spark Dash to Cash

by Dewi John. Spooked by concerns over a no-deal Brexit, investors banked profits, as Money Market funds saw the largest flows in December Asset Class View With the threat of a no-deal Brexit looming, investors put more than £8bn into Money Market funds in December. Mixed-Assets funds were the second-most popular allocation, although lagging considerably with […]