G-20 needs to arrest currency wars to stop Asian deflation

Relative value carry trades in Asia offer opportunities

Callum Henderson, Standard Chartered

The leaders of the G-20 nations need to address the impact of escalating currency devaluations and put a stop to developed nations exporting deflation to Asian economies. Economies such as Thailand and South Korea are being affected by the loss of competitiveness and disinflationary pressures, according to Callum Henderson, global head of FX research at Standard Chartered.

"This currency war is based on unconventional measures undertaken by the European Central Bank (ECB), the US Federal Reserve

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact customer services - www.fx-markets.com/static/contact-us, or view our subscription options here: https://subscriptions.fx-markets.com/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a FX Markets account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: