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Philippine stocks hit fresh all-time high on 2017's last trading day

Dec 29, 2017 - 7:44 PM

This is the 14th time the main index closed at an all-time high this 2017. For the year alone, the Philippine Stock Exchange index gained 25.1%.

ALL-TIME HIGH. The executives of Philippine Stock Exchange on Friday, December 29 celebrate last trading day of 2017. Photo from PSE Corporate Communications

Asian bond markets 'safe haven' amid crisis

Sep 10, 2012 - 1:13 PM

Asian bond markets like the Philippines are growing despite threats from the Eurozone crisis

SAFE HAVEN. Despite threats posed by the Eurozone crisis, Asian bond markets are thriving. Photo taken from the latest Asia Bond Monitor released by the Asian Development Bank.