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  • Euro Slips, Aussie Dips, Spain Gets a Rating Cut Friday, 8 Jun 2012 | 7:56 AM ET

    Pain in Spain dents the euro, and China's rate cut hits the Aussie - it's time for your Friday FX Fix.

  • Kevin Lau, Senior Economist for Global Research at Standard Chartered says China will do more to fend off external headwinds in the coming months. He expects the PBoC to issue 2 additional rate cuts, and 3 more RRR cuts in the second half of the year.

  • China's Liberalizing its Financial Markets     Thursday, 7 Jun 2012 | 7:10 PM ET

    Arjuna Mahendran, MD & Head of Investment Strategy Asia, HSBC Private Bank says that China's latest interest rate cut and recent widening of the Yuan trading bandwidth, is part of Beijing's plans to liberalize its financial markets.

  • Stimulus hopes lift the euro and China's rate cut makes the Aussie jump - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Euro Sinks, China Talks Tough, Dollar Gets a Lift Tuesday, 29 May 2012 | 7:49 AM ET

    Spain's pain hits the euro and China and Japan go direct - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Erwin Sanft, Executive Director, Deputy Head of Asian Equities Research, BNP Paribas Securities (Asia) says he expects the government to act more directly to turn China's economy around. He adds that growth has replaced inflation as a top concern for policy makers in China.

  • Infrastructure Spending to Drive China Growth     Sunday, 20 May 2012 | 11:19 PM ET

    Stephen Sheung, VP & Investment Strategist, SHK Private gives his outlook for the China markets. He adds that the railway and infrastructure sectors hold opportunities for investors.

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    Recently, Beijing announced it would permit the yuan to rise in value as much as one percent each day. This was greeted by China watchers as an important indication Beijing would finally permit the yuan to rise against the dollar significantly enough to reduce the U.S. trade imbalance with the Middle Kingdom.

  • Euro Falls, China Cuts, British Pound Is Hot Monday, 14 May 2012 | 7:58 AM ET

    Risk appetite sours on Greece and China tries to spur growth - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • China's RRR Cut Not Entirely Surprising     Sunday, 13 May 2012 | 11:17 PM ET

    Shao Jiong, Regional Head of Internet & Chief China Strategist, Macquarie explains why he thinks China's RRR cut was not entirely surprising. His top picks in the China market include Great Wall Motors, Petrochina and Sands China.

  • UBS: China Economy to Grow 8.2% This Year     Sunday, 13 May 2012 | 10:02 PM ET

    George Boubouras, Head of Investment Strategy & Consulting, UBS Wealth Management says the bank has lowered its growth forecast for China this year to 8.2%. He expects more stimulus from Beijing in June.

  • P&G Moving Skincare Cosmetics Unit to Singapore     Thursday, 10 May 2012 | 2:20 PM ET

    Should Americans be concerned over Procter & Gamble's move to Singapore? Jimmy Pethokoukis, American Enterprise institute and Donald Straszheim, ISI Group, share their perspectives.

  • Safe Havens Get a Lift, Aussie Takes a Hit Tuesday, 8 May 2012 | 8:18 AM ET

    Europe's elections cast a long shadow and Iran takes yuan - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Iran Accepts Renminbi for Crude Oil Tuesday, 8 May 2012 | 2:34 AM ET
    View of Iran's oil industry installations in Mahshahr, Khuzestan province, southern Iran.

    Iran is accepting renminbi for some of the crude oil it supplies to China, industry executives in Beijing and Kuwait and Dubai-based bankers said, partly as a consequence of U.S. sanctions aimed at limiting Tehran’s nuclear program, the Financial Times reports.

  • Banny Lam, Assoc Dir & Economist, CCB International Securities says China wants more liberalization of imports from the U.S., adding that it will benefit domestic consumption.

  • Safe Haven Currencies Lift, Aussie Slips Friday, 4 May 2012 | 8:12 AM ET

    Jobs data and elections curb risk appetite and Australia is downbeat - it's time for your FX Fix.

  • Progress at US-China Talks?     Thursday, 3 May 2012 | 9:30 PM ET

    John A. Quelch, Dean of the China Europe International Business School believes there is constructive discourse taking place at the China-U.S. Strategic Economic Dialogue (SED).

  • China Facing Deflating EU Demand     Thursday, 3 May 2012 | 8:10 PM ET

    Donna Kwok, Greater China Economist, HSBC expects a lower China trade surplus with weakening demand in Europe.

  • A Yuan Evolution, Not Revolution     Thursday, 3 May 2012 | 6:35 PM ET

    Jeremie Waterman, Executive Director of China Policy, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, says the move towards a market-determined exchange rate in China must be an evolutionary change, not revolutionary.

  • Stephen Roach, senior executive with Morgan Stanley

    The U.S. fixation on China's currency is "old" and it is time the debate moved on to more important issues such as trade and market access, said Stephen Roach, the former Non-Executive Chairman of Morgan Stanley Asia.