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My Outlook For 2014

2014 Outlook2014 is the year of the horse.  This horse may not be galloping in the savannah.  But, rather, it’s in an equestrian course dealing with a set of hurdles set-up before it.  This is pretty similar to the challenges the Philippine economy and its markets will face.

The PHL economy will enjoy a spillover effect of last year’s good performance i.e. continued foreign investor confidence, increased remittances, healthy fiscal position and more infrastructure spending.  On the other hand, Continue reading

The 2013 Outlook

quote_2013outlookThe year of the snake bodes well for the financial markets as the book says people born in the year of the snake are fortunate with finances. This is the astrology part. I do not mind the source, for as long as it is positive, I tend to believe it.

For the Philippines economy and markets, 2013 will be a great year of milestones as we are likely to achieve Continue reading