Baht Traders Most Bullish Since Thaksin Ousted

Baht Traders Most Bullish Since Thaksin Ousted

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A customer hands Thai baht banknotes to a vendor at a market in Bangkok. Southeast Asian currencies have lagged behind the baht this year, with the peso strengthening 0.8 percent, the rupiah weakening 1 percent, the ringgit declining 2 percent and the Singapore dollar losing 2.4 percent.