People's Bank of China


  • Is further China easing coming in 2015?  Monday, 1 Dec 2014 | 12:04 AM ET

    Larry Hu, Head of China Economics at Macquarie, expects more stimulus next year on expectations of slower growth in the first quarter of 2015.

  • How long will China's loose policy stance last?  Sunday, 30 Nov 2014 | 10:22 PM ET

    Erwin Sanft, MD & Head of China and Hong Kong Equity Research, questions why China's economy is still struggling after eight months of easy money policies.

  • Should investors expect more China reforms?  Sunday, 30 Nov 2014 | 5:46 PM ET

    Following news that Beijing issued draft rules for insuring bank deposits, Alaistair Chan, Economist at Moody's Analytics, says the move is in line with China's recent easing measures.

  • China isn't playing with fire, this expert says  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 8:35 PM ET

    Julian Evans-Pritchard, China Economist at Capital Economics, explains the timing behind the People's Bank of China's interest rate cut.

  • Stimulus to drive Asia higher next year: Morgan Stanley  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 8:14 PM ET

    Jonathan Garner. MD and Chief Asia & Emerging Market Equity Strategist at Morgan Stanley, is cautiously optimistic that monetary easing in Japan and China will boost Asian growth next year.

  • Outlook for 2015: All about the Fed  Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 | 7:14 PM ET

    Tai Hui, Chief Market Strategist, Asia at JP Morgan, says the divergence of global monetary policy on expectations of a Fed rate hike will be the key theme next year.

  • The impact of commodity prices on central banks  Monday, 24 Nov 2014 | 7:17 PM ET

    Sean Darby, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Jefferies, explains how the crash in commodity prices is impacting central bank policy in Asia.

  • China cut pegs growth floor at 7 percent: Roach Friday, 21 Nov 2014 | 9:10 AM ET
    A man rides his electric bicycle passing the People's Bank of China (PBoC).

    China has revealed its floor for economic growth is 7 percent after unexpectedly cutting interest rates, the former chairman of Morgan Stanley Asia says.

  • Next big thing in government bonds: China? Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 5:38 PM ET
    A Chinese boy stands next to Shanghai's charging bull statue

    Forget those fears about China's holdings of U.S. Treasurys. Now, some managers are pointing to buying China's government bonds as the next big play.

  • Why you can’t believe all the bad stuff about China Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 5:45 PM ET
    Construction in the inner Mongolian city of Ordos.

    China's economic risks may keep market watchers up at night, but at least one analyst believes the bugbears are reasons to be bullish.

  • China set to unveil legal reforms at key meeting Saturday, 18 Oct 2014 | 11:43 PM ET

    China is set to unveil key legal reforms, in a step closely watched by companies hoping for a more impartial legal system.

  • China to inject $33 billion into banks: sources Saturday, 18 Oct 2014 | 12:45 AM ET

    The PBOC plans to inject about $32.66 billion of loans into select listed banks to keep liquidity ample and support the economy, sources told Reuters.

  • New plans to clean up China's long-feared local government debt will bring near-term pain, but a longer-term fix may be in sight, analysts say.

  • Is 'old-fashioned' Chinese stimulus back?  Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 9:18 PM ET

    Michael Kurtz, Global Head of Equity Strategy at Nomura, discusses reports that the People's Bank of China injected liquidity into the country's top five banks.

  • Do markets need to rejig rate expectations? Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 6:36 PM ET

    After a slew of bad data across the globe, the market may need to rejig its expectations for the end of easy monetary policy, some analysts said.

  • China’s credit slowdown raises risk of default Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 12:38 AM ET

    China's sharp credit growth slowdown in July may signal rising default risks in some parts of the economy, analysts said.

  • Why China can extend its 'dash for trash' rally Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 7:02 PM ET

    After suffering an extended bout of bearishness, China shares in unloved sectors are climbing and analysts expect the rally can continue.

  • Why China hasn’t seen more defaults Wednesday, 23 Jul 2014 | 7:08 PM ET

    Despite dire predictions that China faced a slew of defaults, few mainland borrowers have welshed amid various stripes of government intervention.

  • Is Alibaba's move to disrupt banking failing? Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 7:02 PM ET
    The logo of Yuebao, an investment product of Alibaba's online payments platform Alipay

    Alibaba's foray into online financial services was expected to disrupt China's bank sector, but now some believe it's no longer particularly radical.

  • Why many are still not buying China shares Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 7:01 PM ET
    A statue of a bear stands outside the Deutsche Boerse in Frankfurt, Germany.

    China shares may be seeing a flood of bullish calls after years of underperformance, but some analysts remain solidly pessimistic on the market.