Use of the Chinese yuan in Germany and the U.K. has doubled over the last year, as London and Frankfurt fight to become trading hubs.» Read More
Kurt Karl, Chief Economist, Swiss Re says that investment arms of insurance companies are facing a tough time as they can't guarantee the yields that they were able to before the crisis.
Chetan Ahya, Asia Pacific and India Economist, Morgan Stanley says investors should look at countries that are creating domestic demand on a sustainable basis because that will be the key to growth over the longer term.
G20 countries are to step in to try and co-ordinate a response to surging food prices, after the worst U.S. drought in half a century devastated crops in the world’s largest agricultural exporter, the Financial Times reports.
Donald Straszheim, Senior Managing Director, China Research, ISI Group says to be careful of investing in Chinese stocks even if Beijing unleashes more stimulus, cut interest rates and the RRR.
Nick Maroutsos, Founder and Managing Director, Kapstream Capital says that portfolios should be focused on Asia as the region starts to rebound.
Raymond Yeung, Senior Economist for Greater China at ANZ says the PBOC will continue to adopt a very accommodative policy.
Vasu Menon, Vice President, Wealth Management Singapore at OCBC Bank says that pharmaceuticals are helping Singapore's manufacturing sector.
For the murder of British national Neil Heywood, Gu Kailai might see her sentence reduced to a life imprisonment instead, says Haiyan Wang, Managing Partner, China India Institute.
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Chinese policymakers are likely to cut interest rate and reserve ratio requirements this quarter, JPMorgan’s Chief Asian and Emerging Markets Equity Strategist, Adrian Mowat, told CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” on Thursday.
Data released on Thursday showed the slowdown that’s been underway since late last year is accelerating. But rather than being glum, investors are betting on still more stimulus.
Michael Kurtz, Global Head of Equity Strategy, Nomura says that inflation in China is not a major constraint on short term policy stimulus.
Andrew Pease, Investment Strategist at Russell Investment Group says that Chinese shares look like one of the "better value" picks right now.
"I think the rumors of China's death are exaggerated, they're probably going to grow eight percent for the year," says John Rutledge, Safand chief investment strategist, discussing what's driving China's GDP, with Dambisa Moyo, "Winner Take All" author.
Lim Say Boon, Chief Investment Officer, DBS Private Bank expects China's economy to improve slightly in the second half with Beijing implementing stimulus measures.
The Chinese market is likely to consolidate on Wednesday ahead of of a batch of July data Thursday and after three days of gains.
For the first time in years, the German brand looks like it's finally going to make an extended run at joining BMW, Mercedes and Lexus as a leading luxury auto line here in the states.
Confidence is strengthening in the Chinese market after two days of gains of more than 1 percent.
Rodrigo De Rato, Former Managing Director at the IMF and Former Chairman of Bankia said Australia has done very well in the way it coped with the global financial crisis, but also warned that the ongoing crisis in Europe posed risks.
Traders in China are expected to focus on earnings results and a batch of economic data this week.
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Adarsh Sinha, Head of Asia Pacific G10 FX Strategy at BoA Merrill Lynch, says markets are already priced in for low inflation data from the euro zone.
Don Voelte, CEO at Seven Group Holdings, explains how the firm is positioning itself amidst challenging trading conditions in the mining and industrial services sector.
Steve Brice, Chief Investment Strategist at Standard Chartered Wealth Management Group, says the high level of cash holdings by fund managers will underpin gains in global equities.