added in it's latest report on capital flows that the resurgence of the trade conflict,
Despite lower oil prices, liquidity conditions in the region still look healthy,' IIF
said in a report.
With strong imports, including those of capital equipment, the Philippines is seen to have a better chance to rebound from a slow first quarter growth, the IIF
As a long-term investor in utility companies, IIF
is aligned with EPE and its mission, and the terms of the agreement include specific commitments to support the growth and success of EPE, its employee base, customers and communities, the companies said.
Highlighting that non-resident capital inflows have been very strong, in stark contrast to other EMs, the IIF
said Qatar issued a $12bn triple-tranche Eurobond in April 2018 at modest premiums over the US Treasuries, attracting "significant" interest from foreign investors even in the face of an offering of similar size from Saudi Arabia.
After evaluating IIF
's data, it showed January 2019 marked the first time in a year that equity flows were positive at $14.78 million compared to +$93.55 million in January 2018.
indicated that Lebanon's projected non-resident capital inflows for 2018 include $3.2 billion in portfolio investment, $2.9 billion in other investment inflows, mainly banking-related flows, and $2.4 billion in foreign direct investment.
According to the Institute of International Finance (IIF
), the main source of inflows in 2018 remains sovereign bond issuance as the GCC countries raised Dh112 billion ($30.5 billion) in eurobonds in the first half of the year.
Taking stock of the impact of note-ban reform, IIF
said, "Demonetization in late 2016 affected 85% of cash in circulation and activity took a deep hit as distribution of new banknotes was slow.
The US economy grew 2.3pc in 2017 according to IIF
. Its previous 2018 forecast, before tax cuts were enacted late last year, was for the US economy to grow 2.4pc in 2018.
Fitch classifies IIF
as a public-sector entity due to its important role in developing Indonesia's infrastructure.
Dubai: The Iranian economy, which had been on a strong revival path following the 2015 nuclear deal with the world powers, appears be on shaky ground as the deal itself is facing uncertainty and the country is facing huge political upheaval, according to Institute of International Finance (IIF
), a Washington-based association of global banks and financial institutions