• The Philippine peso weakened for a fourth day and the domestic share market advanced.
  • USD/PHP rises 0.2% to 55.6600 as of 9:35 a.m. Manila time; set for a fourth day of gains; Bloomberg dollar spot index little changed
    ** Most major Asian currencies down versus dollar on day; the Bloomberg Asia Dollar index little changed at 91.58
    ** USD/PHP one-month implied volatility is at 4.16%, up from 3.995% on Friday
    ** USD/PHP 200-DMA currently around 55.982; 100-DMA 55.924; 50-DMA 55.964
  • The Philippines’ 10-year bond yield was little changed at 6.22% on Friday
  • The PSEi Index of shares rises 0.7% to 6,868.77 on the day
    ** Global investors sold a net $77.3 million of Philippine stocks on Friday, according to exchange data