People's Bank of China


  • 'Window for rate cut is closing in Asia': ANZ  Tuesday, 3 Feb 2015 | 12:39 AM ET

    Glenn Maguire, chief economist, Asia Pacific at ANZ, says the window for a rate cut in Asia is closing hence if central banks do not cut interest rates by June, they are likely to be on hold for the rest of 2015.

  • Sunac China to buy stake in troubled Kaisa: report Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 10:34 PM ET

    Sunac plans to buy a 49.3 percent stake in troubled Chinese developer Kaisa, which recently missed bond coupon payments, Caixin magazine reported.

  • Where does China's economy go from here?  Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 4:30 AM ET

    With China's economic growth hitting a 24 year low, Peter Thal Larsen, Asia editor at Reuters Breakingviews says that the next question for China is "how much of a slowdown are we looking at?" and how much does the authority need to interfere.

  • China's economy set for a 'bumpy road'  Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 4:00 AM ET

    With China's economic growth hitting a 24-year low, Stewart Richardson, partner at RMG Wealth Management, says the IMF is right in saying that growth will slow, but it's a "managed process."

  • The PBOC will increase its relending quota by $8.1 billion this year, stepping up efforts to spur loans to the agriculture and small business segments.

  • Alaistair Chan, Economist of Moody's Analytics, says monetary policy in China tends to have a 9-12 month lag, so last year's rate cut will only show its impact in the second half of 2015.

  • Are Chinese shares at the cusp of a bull run? Tuesday, 6 Jan 2015 | 5:47 PM ET
    Share holders observe the stock market at a stock exchange corporation on December 17, 2014 in Nantong, Jiangsu province of China.

    After a more than seven-year mire, China stocks may finally be on the cusp of a long-term bull run, shrugging off an economic slowdown, analysts said.

  • China factory output sputtered as economy cools Wednesday, 31 Dec 2014 | 10:58 PM ET

    China's factory activity sputtered in December, underlining challenges facing the country's manufacturers amid rising costs and softening demand.

  • China HSBC PMI slips in fresh sign of slowdown Tuesday, 30 Dec 2014 | 8:47 PM ET

    In a fresh sign China's economy is slowing, the final China HSBC PMI for December indicated manufacturing contracted for the first time in seven months.

  • Workers assemble automobiles in a factory in Zouping, east China's Shandong province.

    China's trade will grow 3.5 percent in 2014, implying it will miss official targets, according to a report on a government website that was later revised.

  • Asian currencies set for a wild ride in 2015 Tuesday, 23 Dec 2014 | 5:57 PM ET

    Asian currencies may take a wild ride in 2015 with central bank policies set to diverge as the Fed prepares to raise interest rates, analysts say.

  • China’s top five macro themes next year: HSBC Tuesday, 16 Dec 2014 | 5:49 PM ET

    With disappointing economic data chasing China into the new year, HSBC is cutting its growth forecasts, citing five key themes for the economy.

  • Why China's equity rally still has room to run  Sunday, 7 Dec 2014 | 7:17 PM ET

    Mark Konyn, CEO at Cathay Conning Asset Management, says there is strong momentum for Chinese stocks going into 2015 on expectations of easing measures.

  • Japan, China & India: Top winners of cheap oil  Wednesday, 3 Dec 2014 | 10:11 PM ET

    Stephen Davies, CEO at Javelin Wealth Management, explains why these three countries will be the biggest beneficiaries of lower oil prices.

  • Why are energy stocks up on weak oil prices?  Tuesday, 2 Dec 2014 | 6:17 PM ET

    Doug Gordon, Senior Investment Strategist at Russell Investments, explains why investors brushed off lower oil prices in Tuesday's U.S trading session.

  • 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.