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Budget has mixed impact on investment assets

It is unambiguously positive for the economy, but Sing$ asset classes affected variously

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The 2018 Budget is likely to have a positive impact on the economy, given its expansionary bias.

However, its impact on the various Singapore dollar asset classes is likely to be mixed.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on February 26, 2018, with the headline Budget has mixed impact on investment assets. Subscribe