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The year ahead will see slow global economic growth combined with political uncertainty to create to a similar outlook for stock markets to 2011 with a significant chance of continued stock market volatility, according to a research note published by HSBC’s global head of equity strategy, Gary Evans.
The yuan has had a big move against the dollar, and this strategist says there is more to come.
Given the Yuan's recent weaknesses, the currency is posting its biggest gain in two months versus the dollar. Discussing what to expect from the Yuan in 2012, with Greg Salvaggio, Tempus Consulting senior vice president of capital markets.
A look at why China's government may ride to the rescue if the economy faces a macro malaise, with Tim Seymour, Emergingmoney.com founder.
An extended bank holiday in the European Union to halt a steep market fall, a third party candidate winning the race for the White House, and 50 European banks being nationalized are just a few of Saxo Bank's "outrageous predictions" for 2012.
The euro is slumping, British unemployment is soaring, and dollar coins are on their way out - it's time for your FX Fix.
China has exposed its biggest-ever case of stock market manipulation in a show of strength by the new securities regulator, who has vowed to crack down on rampant illegal trading. The Financial Times reports.
China’s president, Hu Jintao, on Sunday pledged an “even more active” opening up of the country’s economy and a renewed commitment to free trade as he sought to respond to concerns over apparent reform fatigue in Beijing and a deteriorating global economy. The Financial Times reports.
Another week, another euro zone crisis! It feels as if this crisis is never ending, self perpetuating until an eventual Armageddon that will at the very best end with the break-up of the euro zone and at the very worst in World War III.
Australia is growing, China is slowing, and everyone is eager for the EU summit, already - time for your FX Fix.
Jim Rogers thinks Marc Faber has got it wrong about China, when he says the country is possibly headed for a hard landing, which would lead to a devastating impact on commodities around the world.
Movies are filled with nail-biting moments of split-second disaster aversion. We hope that many of the world’s more difficult dilemmas will also be met with similar Hollywood-style happy endings.
Europe is in crisis mode, China cuts reserve requirements, and business is up down under - it's time for your FX Fix.
The price of gold is due for a correction and this could be used as an entry point by investors eager to get exposure to the precious metal, while the dollar is likely to strengthen as there has been too much pessimism about it, famous investor Jim Rogers told CNBC Tuesday.
The pace of yuan appreciation may slow, but Peter Redward, Principal of Redward Associates says this does not mean a weakening of the yuan.
Europe's debt crisis weighs on the market, and the U.S. deficit debate piles on - it's time for your FX Fix.
China Construction Bank is in talks to buy a bank in Brazil amid plans to open a subsidiary in Latin America’s biggest economy, according to officials and people familiar with the matter. The FT reports.
Italy sends the euro tumbling, and Britain needs more exports, please - it's time for your FX Fix.
With all eyes on Swiss central bankers and Italian lawmakers, it's Europe day again - time for your FX Fix.
The Greek crisis gets more dramatic and central bankers confer - it's time for your FX Fix.