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  • Here’s what fuelled the China market panic: BIS Sunday, 13 Sep 2015 | 6:02 AM ET
    A Chinese day trader takes notes on the activity of the market he watches a stock ticker at a local brokerage house in Beijing, China.

    The 56 million new trading accounts opened in the first half of 2015 in China will be seen as one of the warning signs of crisis.

  • FRANKFURT, Sept 13- The U.S. Federal Reserve takes center stage in the coming week, eclipsing industry data from China, another grim inflation reading from the euro zone and rate decisions in Japan and Switzerland. Yet, futures only price a 24 percent chance of a hike as emerging markets, particularly China, struggle, inflation remains benign and some notable Fed...

  • China's economic growth sputters in August Sunday, 13 Sep 2015 | 4:21 AM ET
    A worker stands on piles of industrial products before exporting, at a port of Lianyungang, China

    China's investment and factory output growth missed forecasts in August, suggesting the economy has cooled further, possibly spurring more support measures.

  • BEIJING, Sept 13- Growth in China's investment and factory output missed forecasts in August, pointing to a further cooling in the world's second-largest economy that will likely prompt the government to roll out more support measures. Fears of a China- led global economic slowdown have roiled global markets in recent weeks, prompting speculation that the U.S....

  • BEIJING, Sept 13- China's output of key industrial commodities including coal and steel weakened in August, as government measures to cut smog ahead of World War Two commemorations further cut production already lowered by a slowing economy. Growth in China's investment and factory output missed forecasts in the month, pointing to a further cooling in the...

  • BEIJING, Sept 13- Growth in China's investment and factory output missed forecasts in August, pointing to a further cooling in the world's second-largest economy that will likely prompt the government to roll out more support measures. Fears of a China- led global economic slowdown have roiled global markets in recent weeks, prompting speculation that the U.S....

  • BEIJING, Sept 13- China's factory output rose 6.1 percent in August from a year earlier, the National Bureau of Statistics said on Sunday, missing market expectations, while retail sales climbed 10.8 percent, higher than forecasts. Annual growth in China's fixed-asset investment, one of the crucial drivers of the economy, slowed to 10.9 percent in the first eight...

  • TOKYO, Sept 13- Bank of Japan policymakers are in no mood to expand monetary stimulus this week, sources familiar with their thinking say, even as poor data challenges their presumption that economic recovery will boost inflation to its 2 percent target next year. When BOJ Governor Haruhiko Kuroda last opened the monetary taps, in October, he was backed by a...

  • DIARY-Top Economic Events to Sept 25 Friday, 11 Sep 2015 | 8:01 PM ET

    PARIS- European Central Bank Governing Council member Christian Noyer delivers the opening speech at a conference to mark the 20th birthday of Bank of France Foundation- 0700 GMT. TOKYO- Bank of Japan monetary policy meeting. MILAN, Italy- Bank of Italy Governor Ignazio Visco and Italian Economy Minister Pier Carlo Padoan speak at the Italy conference TOKYO-...

  • Citibank Chief Economist Willem Buiter attracted attention this week with a call for a 55 percent chance of a global recession sometime in the next two years, most likely starting in the latter half of 2016.. As for China, it is the classic mix: excess capacity meets excess leverage. We've seen it so far in the property and stock market in China, but the harder to trace...

  • *Bank of Korea chief indicates low chances of a cut soon. SEOUL, Sept 11- South Korea's central bank reassured investors on Friday that its future policy decisions would be based on economic data, but noted that another rate cut soon was unlikely because the economy was already recovering as expected. Trader reaction to the decision and the Bank of Korea chief's...

  • The growing 1MDB scandal has now spread to Hong Kong Thursday, 10 Sep 2015 | 11:55 PM ET

    Hong Kong police are investigating a series of deposits allegedly linked to Malaysian PM Najib Razak, the Financial Times reports.

  • Bank of Korea keeps rates steady, as expected Thursday, 10 Sep 2015 | 9:37 PM ET
    Shoppers walk in the Myungdong shopping district in Seoul, South Korea.

    The BOK kept its policy interest rate steady, a widely expected move as it assesses the effects of its two rate cuts this year.

  • *New Zealand cbank governor warns on China risks. *China producer prices down most in six years in August. BEIJING/ WELLINGTON Sept 10- The risk of deflation in China is growing, data suggested on Thursday, as policymakers tried to reassure markets that the economy can stay on track and state banks were suspected of intervening in offshore markets to bolster the...

  • China: Apple unit underpaid $71 million in tax in 2013 Thursday, 10 Sep 2015 | 9:06 PM ET
    The Apple Store in Grand Central Station in New York City.

    A China unit of Apple underpaid taxes in 2013 by 452 million yuan ($71 million), according to a report from China's finance ministry.

  • These people aren't sure China's stock slump is over Thursday, 10 Sep 2015 | 8:23 PM ET

    China's expensive victory in stock markets could yet prove fleeting, the Financial Times reports.

  • Modi Adviser adds pressure on RBI to cut interest rates Thursday, 10 Sep 2015 | 8:21 PM ET

    Arvind Panagariya, adviser to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, called for RBI to cut interest rates to boost India's sluggish economy.

  • DIARY-Top Economic Events to Sept 23 Thursday, 10 Sep 2015 | 8:01 PM ET

    CARDIFF, England- Bank of England's Monetary Policy Committee member Kristin Forbes gives keynote speech at the 47th annual Money, Macro and Finance Research Group conference at Cardiff Business School- 1115 GMT. LUXEXPO, Luxembourg- European Central Bank Executive Board member Benoit Coeure to speak on "EMIR Review and CCP Recovery and Resolution"- 0600 GMT.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 10- Global equity markets outside the United States fell on Thursday as concerns about the economies of China and Japan added uncertainty to the world growth picture, but Wall Street rose, due in part to a rebound in oil prices. The dollar was down 0.54 percent at 95.486 against a basket of major currencies as investors mulled whether recent...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 10- Global equity markets outside the U.S slipped Thursday after days of gains as concerns about the economies of China and Japan cast a cloud over the world growth picture, though Wall Street rose, and oil prices rebounded after slumping a day earlier. The dollar was was down 0.14 percent against a basket of major currencies as investors continued...

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