Invest Talk Podcast: Inflation, interest rates, soaring US dollar - investing in uncertain times

(From left) ST's associate editor Ven Sreenivasan, podcast producer Teo Tong Kai and OCBC's executive director of investment strategy Vasu Menon in ST's podcast studio. PHOTO: PENELOPE HANNAH LEE

Synopsis: Every first and third Monday of the month, get our tips on working smarter, getting ahead in your career and investing like a pro with ST's business correspondents and editors.

Host Ven Sreenivasan, associate editor at The Straits Times - offer you an extra edge in managing your hard-earned money.

This episode looks at inflation, interest rates, the soaring Greenback and their impact on markets and the investment outlook.

Highlights (click/tap above):

0:56 Inflation likely to remain stubbornly high until supply chain issues are resolved

3:15 Can US inflation be brought down to the 2% target?

5:45 The Greenback to remain muscular as long as the Fed remains on track to hike up rates

7:59 Why investors should accumulate good stocks gradually despite market volatility

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Edited by: Teo Tong Kai

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