Bears dig in on Asian currencies as trade war reignites: Reuters poll

Money Control | May 23, 2019 at 1:19 PM
  • Investors bet most Asian currencies will come under further pressure, a Reuters poll showed.
  • Investors raised bearish bets on Thailand’s baht and Indonesia’s rupiah to their highest since November.
  • The Asian currency positioning poll is focused on what analysts and fund managers believe are the current market positions in nine Asian emerging market currencies: the Chinese yuan, South Korean won, Singapore dollar, Indonesian rupiah, Taiwan dollar, Indian rupee, Philippine peso, Malaysian ringgit and the Thai baht.