Episodes

  • Synopsis: Market Focus is a weekly podcast by The Business Times that looks at the market drivers and movements in Singapore, the region and the globe. Hosted by podcast editor Claressa Monteiro, it features analysis from SGX and insights from The Business Times newsdesk.

    Why did geopolitical tensions not have a greater impact on markets this week?

    Highlights of the podcast:

    02:23 SGX Securities’ weekly wrap

    08:35 Notable company earnings

    11:12 BT newsdesk insights

    15:08 Key Singapore government updates

    Produced by: Claressa Monteiro ([email protected]), Tay Peck Gek & Lionel Lin (SGX)

    Edited by: Howie Lim

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  • Synopsis: Market Focus is a weekly podcast by The Business Times that looks at the market drivers and movements in Singapore, the region and the globe. Hosted by podcast editor Claressa Monteiro, it features analysis from SGX and insights from The Business Times newsdesk.

    How have earnings and economic data driven markets this week?

    Highlights of the podcast:

    02:40 SGX Securities’ report

    06:40 Slowing economy, weak macroeconomic data

    09:23 Notable news (IMF, STB and GIC)

    11:41 Earnings heavy week

    Produced by: Claressa Monteiro ([email protected]), Yong Jun Yuan & Lionel Lin (SGX)

    Edited by: Howie Lim

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    WealthBT at: http://bt.sg/btwealthbt

    BT Money Hacks at: https://bt.sg/btmoneyhacks

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  • Synopsis: Market Focus is a weekly podcast by The Business Times that looks at the market drivers and movements in Singapore, the region and the globe. Hosted by podcast editor Claressa Monteiro, it features analysis from SGX and insights from The Business Times newsdesk.

    It has been an interesting perhaps even exciting week for markets. Will the optimism be sustained into the week ahead?

    Highlights of the podcast:

    03:10 SGX Securities’ report

    07:38 Bear market rally?

    10:11 News from companies’ perspectives

    12:17 Impact of movements on Singapore markets

    Produced by: Claressa Monteiro ([email protected]), Jude Chan & Lionel Lin (SGX)

    Edited by: Howie Lim

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    BT Mark To Market at: http://bt.sg/btmark2mkt

    WealthBT at: http://bt.sg/btwealthbt

    BT Money Hacks at: https://bt.sg/btmoneyhacks

    PropertyBT at: https://bt.sg/btpropertybt

    BT Podcasts at: http://bt.sg/pcOMFeedback to: [email protected]

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  • Synopsis: Market Focus is a weekly podcast by The Business Times that looks at the market drivers and movements in Singapore, the region and the globe. Hosted by podcast editor Claressa Monteiro, it features analysis from SGX and insights from The Business Times newsdesk.

    How are rising recession fears shaping the markets this week?

    Highlights of the podcast:

    02:11 Recession fears rising

    04:42 Notable outperformers of the week

    07:11 Wall Street and other Asian markets

    11:44 Currencies

    Produced by: Claressa Monteiro ([email protected]), Kelly Ng & Lionel Lin (SGX)

    Edited by: Howie Lim

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    Discover more BT podcast series:

    BT Mark To Market at: http://bt.sg/btmark2mkt

    WealthBT at: http://bt.sg/btwealthbt

    BT Money Hacks at: https://bt.sg/btmoneyhacks

    PropertyBT at: https://bt.sg/btpropertybt

    BT Podcasts at: http://bt.sg/pcOMFeedback to: [email protected]

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  • Synopsis: Market Focus is a weekly podcast by The Business Times that looks at the market drivers and movements in Singapore, the region and beyond. Hosted by podcast editor Claressa Monteiro, it features analysis from SGX and insights from The Business Times newsdesk.

    2H2022 did not kick off with a bang but that’s to be expected. Inflation and recessionary fears remain concerns in the broader market.

    Highlights of the podcast:

    03:15 STI starts 2H2022 muted

    06:54 Worst first half performance in 5 decades for equities

    08:35 Encouraging news from Singapore

    10:51 Notable company news

    Produced by: Claressa Monteiro ([email protected]), Raphael Lim & Lionel Lin (SGX)

    Edited by: Howie Lim

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    Discover more BT podcast series:

    BT Mark To Market at: http://bt.sg/btmark2mkt

    WealthBT at: http://bt.sg/btwealthbt

    BT Money Hacks at: https://bt.sg/btmoneyhacks

    PropertyBT at: https://bt.sg/btpropertybt

    BT Podcasts at: http://bt.sg/pcOM

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  • Synopsis: Market Focus is a weekly podcast by The Business Times that looks at the market drivers and movements in Singapore, the region and the globe. Hosted by podcast editor Claressa Monteiro, it features analysis from SGX and insights from The Business Times newsdesk.

    The STI opened the trading week up 0.6 per cent following Wall Street’s rally last Friday. Fixed-rate mortgages in Singapore hurtle towards 3%.

    China’s May industrial profits slump again despite easing Covid-19 curbs. Asian markets’ rally fizzle as inflation fears return at the mid week.

    And US stocks fall as the S&P 500 concludes its worst 1H since 1970. Plus European shares suffer their worst quarter since the pandemic hit of early 2020.

    What does this all mean for you? Claressa Monteiro delivers a 1H2022 report card.

    Highlights of the podcast:

    05:00 SGX Securities’ report card

    08:38 Notable news impacting Singapore market

    12:26 News from companies’ perspectives

    13:26 A look at the macro docket

    Produced by: Claressa Monteiro ([email protected]), Anita Gabriel & Lionel Lin (SGX)

    Edited by: Howie Lim

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    Channel: bt.sg/btmktfocus

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    Spotify: bt.sg/mfsp

    Discover more BT podcast series:

    BT Mark To Market at: http://bt.sg/btmark2mkt

    WealthBT at: http://bt.sg/btwealthbt

    BT Money Hacks at: https://bt.sg/btmoneyhacks

    PropertyBT at: https://bt.sg/btpropertybt

    BT Podcasts at: http://bt.sg/pcOM

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  • Synopsis: Market Focus is a weekly podcast by The Business Times that looks at the market drivers and movements in Singapore, the region and the globe. Hosted by the BT podcast team, it features analysis from SGX and insights from The Business Times newsdesk.

    The STI opened the week falling 0.2 per cent, the yen hit a fresh 24-year low against the dollar, Gold slid as the U.S. dollar firmed at the mid week and the FED chair Jerome Powell gave his most explicit acknowledgment to date, that steep interest-rate hikes could tip the US economy into recession.

    What does this all mean for you? Howie Lim finds out.

    Highlights of the podcast:

    02:20 Financial markets’ main pain points

    04:44 The week’s star performers and laggards

    08:52 Potential upsides to come

    10:51 Caution still the key

    Produced by: Claressa Monteiro ([email protected]) & Anita Gabriel

    Edited by: Howie Lim

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    Discover more BT podcast series:

    BT Mark To Market at: http://bt.sg/btmark2mkt

    WealthBT at: http://bt.sg/btwealthbt

    BT Money Hacks at: https://bt.sg/btmoneyhacks

    PropertyBT at: https://bt.sg/btpropertybt

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