The Australian dollar gained as much as half a percent on Tuesday after growth figures from China slightly exceeded market expectations.» Read More
Recently we discussed the prospects for the Chinese renminbi becoming a freely convertible currency and indeed an alternative reserve currency in world markets. Such a development would be positive for the global economy, and while some years away, it's worth thinking about now.
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