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Haiyan Wang, Managing Partner, China-India Institute does not expect any drastic policy changes under the new leadership but rather, a continuation of existing measures.
As Washington scrambles to avoid the "fiscal cliff," some leaders of China are committed to never allowing their country to fall into the same financial trap.
Politics roil the yen and a Bank of England forecast sinks the pound — it's time for your FX Fix.
Richard Yetsenga, Head of Global Markets Research at ANZ, says Europe's crisis increasingly looks chronic with the weak growth outlook dampening any quick solutions and suggests investors sell the single currency at 1.27.
Northern European economies feel a chill and China reins in the yuan — it's time for your FX Fix.
Donna Kwok, greater China economist at HSBC, says that data all around the globe--Chinese data being no exception--are revised all the time. The main thing is to focus on the trends and more importantly the sequential trend.
The President and Congress will not be able to raise taxes—be those on the wealthiest of the wealthy or anyone else—and cut spending without risking a second recession, deeper and more painful than the Great Recession.
John Hudak, Fellow, Governance Studies, Brookings Institution says that the deceleration is over in China and the new leadership recognize that double digit growth is not possible.
The dollar drags on Obama's win and the euro sags on German gloom — it's time for your FX Fix.
The Hong Kong dollar is the solution to China’s currency problem. Over the last few weeks the territory’s monetary authority has had to intervene in markets to stop the currency from rising against the U.S. dollar. Some HK$14.3 billion ($1.85 billion) has been spent to preserve the peg. In these times of economic uncertainty, the need for an investable hard currency is so intense that even our little Hong Kong dollar is seen by some as a safe haven.
An Obama re-election will only fuel corporate America’s fears as it holds back on investing in the country amid a stalemate over the “fiscal cliff” and lack of clarity over tax rates, billionaire investor Wilbur Ross told CNBC.
Callum Henderson, Global Head of FX Research at Standard Chartered, says currency investors could see two very different scenarios based on the results of the U.S. elections.
China will undergo a major political transition at the end of the week, and this pro has a trading plan.
Kingsley Jones, Founder and CIO, Jevons Global says that is difficult for China to grow its consumer base, but adds there are still opportunities in the telco and healthcare sectors.
This pro says don't expect Sandy to buffet currencies the way it has the northeast.
Don't look now, but China may be stepping away from its practice of controlling the level of the yuan.
Earnings lift risk appetite, Spain says it needs a little help from its friends — it's time for your FX Fix.
The Bank of Japan falls short and Europeans go shopping — it's time for your FX Fix.
Callum Henderson, Global Head of FX Research at Standard Chartered, says the BOJ's asset purchase plan should only be the start of its monetary intervention policy.