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Finance Asia
Bohai Leasing fuels up with $2.5b Avolon purchaseBohai Leasing, a subsidiary of the Chinese airline-to-logistic conglomerate HNA
Bohai Leasing fuels up with $2.5b Avolon purchase
Finance Asia / Posted 8 hours ago
Bohai Leasing, a subsidiary of the Chinese airline-to-logistic conglomerate HNA Group, has agreed to pay $2.51 billion to snap up Irish aircraft lessor Avolon in a deal which underscores China’s growing appetite for acquisitions within the global jet... Read more
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The Star
Chinese bank eyes stake in AMMB?A CHINESE financial institution is eyeing a stake in AMMB Holdings Bhd, whose m
Chinese bank eyes stake in AMMB?
The Star / Posted 12 hours ago
A CHINESE financial institution is eyeing a stake in AMMB Holdings Bhd, whose major shareholders are said to be open to divesting their stakes. However, talks on the matter may be preliminary, as banking mergers and acquisitions (M&As) need the... Read more
14h
Morningstar
U.S. Treasury's Lew Presses China on Yuan PolicyMr. Lew told Finance Minister Lou Jiwei that China's government needs carefully
U.S. Treasury's Lew Presses China on Yuan Policy
Morningstar / Posted 14 hours ago
Mr. Lew told Finance Minister Lou Jiwei that China's government needs carefully to communicate its policy intentions and actions to financial markets, the Treasury Department said, as worries mount China's slowing economy could wreak further havoc on... Read more
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Canberra Times
Yuan will stabilise, China central bank official says"I'm confident that the renminbi exchange rate will be more or less stable arou
Yuan will stabilise, China central bank official says
Canberra Times / Posted 15 hours ago
"I'm confident that the renminbi exchange rate will be more or less stable around the equilibrium level," People's Bank of China deputy governor Yi Gang said. Photo: Bloomberg People's Bank of China deputy governor Yi Gang said China's economic... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Yuan will stabilise, China central bank official says"I'm confident that the renminbi exchange rate will be more or less stable arou
Yuan will stabilise, China central bank official says
Brisbane Times / Posted 16 hours ago
"I'm confident that the renminbi exchange rate will be more or less stable around the equilibrium level," People's Bank of China deputy governor Yi Gang said. Photo: Bloomberg People's Bank of China deputy governor Yi Gang said China's economic... Read more
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The Age
Yuan will stabilise, China central bank official says"I'm confident that the renminbi exchange rate will be more or less stable arou
Yuan will stabilise, China central bank official says
The Age / Posted 16 hours ago
"I'm confident that the renminbi exchange rate will be more or less stable around the equilibrium level," People's Bank of China deputy governor Yi Gang said. Photo: Bloomberg People's Bank of China deputy governor Yi Gang said China's economic... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Yuan will stabilise, China central bank official says"I'm confident that the renminbi exchange rate will be more or less stable arou
Yuan will stabilise, China central bank official says
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
"I'm confident that the renminbi exchange rate will be more or less stable around the equilibrium level," People's Bank of China deputy governor Yi Gang said. Photo: Bloomberg People's Bank of China deputy governor Yi Gang said China's economic... Read more
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Market Watch
Chinese currency war averted or market forces at work again?Last week we wrote a column discussing the devaluation in the Chinese yuan and
Chinese currency war averted or market forces at work again?
Market Watch / Posted 16 hours ago
Last week we wrote a column discussing the devaluation in the Chinese yuan and the "reasons" behind the People’s Bank of China (PBOC) allowing the yuan to devalue. What we learned from this column was that, try as they might, the PBOC cannot control... Read more
19h
Finance Asia
Bohai Leasing fuels up with $2.5 billion Avolon purchaseBohai Leasing, a subsidiary of the airline-to-logistic conglomerate HNA Group,
Bohai Leasing fuels up with $2.5 billion Avolon purchase
Finance Asia / Posted 19 hours ago
Bohai Leasing, a subsidiary of the airline-to-logistic conglomerate HNA Group, has agreed to pay $2.509 billion to snap up Irish aircraft lessor Avolon in a deal, which underscores China’s growing appetite for M&A within the global jet leasing... Read more
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Finance Asia
Asian regulators seek fintech balanceStriking a balance between protecting investors and promoting innovation remain
Asian regulators seek fintech balance
Finance Asia / Posted 21 hours ago
Striking a balance between protecting investors and promoting innovation remains the central aim of Asian regulators as they respond to the unprecedented challenges posed by the financial technology boom, an industry conference heard on Friday. For... Read more
21h
WA Today
Economists scramble to revise their projections for the dollarThe most bearish forecasters say the Australian dollar could head towards US50¢
Economists scramble to revise their projections for the dollar
WA Today / Posted 21 hours ago
The most bearish forecasters say the Australian dollar could head towards US50¢. Photo: Dominic Lorrimer Economists are scrambling to revise their projections for Australia's dollar after it sank below US70¢ this week, with a surprisingly weak... Read more
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The Age
Economists scramble to revise their projections for the dollarThe most bearish forecasters say the Australian dollar could head towards US50¢
Economists scramble to revise their projections for the dollar
The Age / Posted 21 hours ago
The most bearish forecasters say the Australian dollar could head towards US50¢. Photo: Dominic Lorrimer Economists are scrambling to revise their projections for Australia's dollar after it sank below US70¢ this week, with a surprisingly weak... Read more
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21h
Sydney Morning Herald
Economists scramble to revise their projections for the dollarThe most bearish forecasters say the Australian dollar could head towards US50¢
Economists scramble to revise their projections for the dollar
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 hours ago
The most bearish forecasters say the Australian dollar could head towards US50¢. Photo: Dominic Lorrimer Economists are scrambling to revise their projections for Australia's dollar after it sank below US70¢ this week, with a surprisingly weak... Read more
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21h
Canberra Times
Economists scramble to revise their projections for the dollarThe most bearish forecasters say the Australian dollar could head towards US50¢
Economists scramble to revise their projections for the dollar
Canberra Times / Posted 21 hours ago
The most bearish forecasters say the Australian dollar could head towards US50¢. Photo: Dominic Lorrimer Economists are scrambling to revise their projections for Australia's dollar after it sank below US70¢ this week, with a surprisingly weak... Read more
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22h
Brisbane Times
Economists scramble to revise their projections for the dollarThe most bearish forecasters say the Australian dollar could head towards US50¢
Economists scramble to revise their projections for the dollar
Brisbane Times / Posted 22 hours ago
The most bearish forecasters say the Australian dollar could head towards US50¢. Photo: Dominic Lorrimer Economists are scrambling to revise their projections for Australia's dollar after it sank below US70¢ this week, with a surprisingly weak... Read more
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23h
TheStreet.com
The Chart That Shows the Shanghai Composite CrumbleNEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Chinese stocks sold off again Wednesday with the Shangh
The Chart That Shows the Shanghai Composite Crumble
TheStreet.com / Posted 23 hours ago
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Chinese stocks sold off again Wednesday with the Shanghai Composite closing down 1.3% at 2,926.3. Even as the People's Bank of China lowered interest rates by 25 basis points and the reserve requirement ratio for most big... Read more
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Business Standard India
Yuan seen depreciating further; rupee to remain stable: pollThe Chinese yuan will weaken further over the next 12 months as policymakers ra
Yuan seen depreciating further; rupee to remain stable: poll
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
The Chinese yuan will weaken further over the next 12 months as policymakers ramp up efforts to support the economy through further stimulus or another currency devaluation, a Reuters poll found. The People's Bank of China sent shockwaves through... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'The New Channels Will Begin Progressively'Amadou Vamoulke, General Manager, CRTV, talks on the recent restructuring and a
'The New Channels Will Begin Progressively'
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Amadou Vamoulke, General Manager, CRTV, talks on the recent restructuring and appointments at Cameroon's public broadcaster. What explains the changes that took place in CRTV on Wednesday, September 2, 2015? You may be aware that there is a new... Read more
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Reuters
Chinese yuan seen depreciating further; rupee to remain stable: Reuters pollA man walks past an advertisement promoting China's renminbi (RMB) or yuan, U.S
Chinese yuan seen depreciating further; rupee to remain stable: Reuters poll
Reuters / Posted yesterday
A man walks past an advertisement promoting China's renminbi (RMB) or yuan, U.S. dollar and Euro exchange services at foreign exchange store in Hong Kong, China, August 13, 2015. BENGALURU The Chinese yuan will weaken further over the next 12 months... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Investors buckle up for expected drop in China's forex reservesA vendor gives change of 10 Yuan notes to a customer at a market in Beijing, Au
Investors buckle up for expected drop in China's forex reserves
Reuters UK Edition / Posted yesterday
A vendor gives change of 10 Yuan notes to a customer at a market in Beijing, August 12, 2015. BEIJING Global investors are bracing for data next week that could show a big drop in China’s foreign exchange reserves as the central bank steps up its... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Oishi maker mulls Hong Kong IPOMANILA, Philippines - Snackfood maker Liwayway Holdings Co. Ltd. is planning an
Oishi maker mulls Hong Kong IPO
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
MANILA, Philippines - Snackfood maker Liwayway Holdings Co. Ltd. is planning an initial public offering (IPO) in Hong Kong next year, banking sources said. “It will be in Hong Kong but we’re still not sure if the IPO would push through given market... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Why the World Needs Fewer CurrenciesThe point is, the relationship between the dollar and the euro is very importan
Why the World Needs Fewer Currencies
TheStreet.com / Posted yesterday
The point is, the relationship between the dollar and the euro is very important and cannot be ignored by U.S. policymakers, both in the government and the Federal Reserve. The current policy in Europe has resulted in a strong dollar, but this will... Read more
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Washington Post
Mortgage rates rise heading into holiday weekend(Pablo Martinez Monsivais/Associated Press) Mortgage rates moved higher ahead
Mortgage rates rise heading into holiday weekend
Washington Post / Posted yesterday
(Pablo Martinez Monsivais/Associated Press) Mortgage rates moved higher ahead of the holiday weekend, according to the latest data released Thursday by Freddie Mac. This week’s rise follows last week’s decline, and it seems unlikely that the... Read more
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Reuters
Yuan pessimism eases on China central bank efforts, Asia FX sentiment less bearishA customer counts Chinese Yuan notes at a market in Beijing, August 12, 2015.
Yuan pessimism eases on China central bank efforts, Asia FX sentiment less bearish
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
A customer counts Chinese Yuan notes at a market in Beijing, August 12, 2015. SINGAPORE Bearish views on the Chinese yuan eased in the last two weeks as the central bank worked to stabilize the currency after its surprise devaluation last month... Read more
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WA Today
China's searching for stock market scapegoatsChinese soldiers stand at attention before the parade: Xi's government is strug
China's searching for stock market scapegoats
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
Chinese soldiers stand at attention before the parade: Xi's government is struggling to balance its pledge to loosen its grip on the economy with the desire to ensure stability and maintain confidence in the Communist Party. Photo: Getty To... Read more
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Canberra Times
China's searching for stock market scapegoatsChinese soldiers stand at attention before the parade: Xi's government is strug
China's searching for stock market scapegoats
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
Chinese soldiers stand at attention before the parade: Xi's government is struggling to balance its pledge to loosen its grip on the economy with the desire to ensure stability and maintain confidence in the Communist Party. Photo: Getty To... Read more
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Brisbane Times
China's searching for stock market scapegoatsChinese soldiers stand at attention before the parade: Xi's government is strug
China's searching for stock market scapegoats
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
Chinese soldiers stand at attention before the parade: Xi's government is struggling to balance its pledge to loosen its grip on the economy with the desire to ensure stability and maintain confidence in the Communist Party. Photo: Getty To... Read more
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The Age
China's searching for stock market scapegoatsChinese soldiers stand at attention before the parade: Xi's government is strug
China's searching for stock market scapegoats
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
Chinese soldiers stand at attention before the parade: Xi's government is struggling to balance its pledge to loosen its grip on the economy with the desire to ensure stability and maintain confidence in the Communist Party. Photo: Getty To... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
China's searching for stock market scapegoatsChinese soldiers stand at attention before the parade: Xi's government is strug
China's searching for stock market scapegoats
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Chinese soldiers stand at attention before the parade: Xi's government is struggling to balance its pledge to loosen its grip on the economy with the desire to ensure stability and maintain confidence in the Communist Party. Photo: Getty To... Read more
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News 4 Reno
Beijing won't fire its bazooka to boost economyHONG KONG (CNNMoney) -- China paraded its military might through the streets of
Beijing won't fire its bazooka to boost economy
News 4 Reno / Posted 2 days ago
HONG KONG (CNNMoney) -- China paraded its military might through the streets of Beijing on Thursday as the country showed off its newest weapons. Investors hoping for a similar show of force to boost the slowing Chinese economy and calm nerves about... Read more
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Times of Malta
Mid-summer sell-off across international equity marketsInvestors who regularly follow international financial developments or who have
Mid-summer sell-off across international equity markets
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
Investors who regularly follow international financial developments or who have exposure to international equities must be well aware of the significant declines across the major equity markets over recent weeks. The sell-off intensified at the... Read more
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Business Standard India
China tightens trading rules on forex, stock marketsChina has announced tougher rules on trading stock index futures and foreign ex
China tightens trading rules on forex, stock markets
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
China has announced tougher rules on trading stock index futures and foreign exchange derivatives as it seeks to steady jittery markets whose weakness has raised concern over the health of the world's second-largest economy. Facing slowing economic... Read more
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Gisborne Herald
China’s interest in Gisborne growingAS he prepares to attend the New Zealand China Mayoral Forum to explore trade a
China’s interest in Gisborne growing
Gisborne Herald / Posted 2 days ago
AS he prepares to attend the New Zealand China Mayoral Forum to explore trade and investment opportunities, Gisborne Mayor Meng Foon says he has big plans for Gisborne. “Relationships are everything and as I establish these Chinese contacts I am... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Beijing won't fire its bazooka to boost economyChina paraded its military might through the streets of Beijing on Thursday as
Beijing won't fire its bazooka to boost economy
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 2 days ago
China paraded its military might through the streets of Beijing on Thursday as the country showed off its newest weapons. Investors hoping for a similar show of force to boost the slowing Chinese economy and calm nerves about global growth will be... Read more
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Business Standard India
Rahul Jacob: Will Beijing's woes be India's gain?Earlier this week, the husband of Li Yifei - head of the hedge fund Man Group's
Rahul Jacob: Will Beijing's woes be India's gain?
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
Earlier this week, the husband of Li Yifei - head of the hedge fund Man Group's China operations - was trying to set aside speculation that she had been taken into custody as part of Beijing's... Read more
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Daily News
Putin wants to dump dollar in CIS tradeRUSSIA: Russian President Vladimir Putin has drafted a bill that aims to elimin
Putin wants to dump dollar in CIS trade
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
RUSSIA: Russian President Vladimir Putin has drafted a bill that aims to eliminate the US dollar and the euro from trade between CIS countries. This means the creation of a single financial market between Russia, Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan,... Read more
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Daily News
Chinese woman's buried life savings turned to mushAn elderly woman in eastern China who buried 100,000 yuan (around USD $15,600)
Chinese woman's buried life savings turned to mush
Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
An elderly woman in eastern China who buried 100,000 yuan (around USD $15,600) beneath her kitchen four years ago recently dug it up to use for her son's wedding only to find the notes had decomposed, news portal JSChina.com.cn reports. The woman's... Read more
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Business Standard India
China's overnight rate rises most in six months before holidaysChinese financial markets will be closed on Thursday and Friday for World War I
China's overnight rate rises most in six months before holidays
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
Chinese financial markets will be closed on Thursday and Friday for World War II victory day holidays and one-day inter-bank borrowing won't need to be repaid until SundayChinese... Read more
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Profit Confidential
Gold Price Outlook: Currency War Between China and South Korea Could Send Gold SoaringLast week brought an odd twist to commodity markets, with crude oil rising more
Gold Price Outlook: Currency War Between China and South Korea Could Send Gold Soaring
Profit Confidential / Posted 2 days ago
Last week brought an odd twist to commodity markets, with crude oil rising more than 12% and gold prices falling by just as much. The dichotomy played out as markets swung wildly, trading on weak Chinese data and a strong U.S. dollar. Ultimately, the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
China Scrambles To Enforce Capital Controls (Which Is Great News For Bitcoin)Officially, China has maintained quasi capital controls for years: on paper no
China Scrambles To Enforce Capital Controls (Which Is Great News For Bitcoin)
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
Officially, China has maintained quasi capital controls for years: on paper no individual is allowed to move more than $50,000 out of the country in any given year while Chinese companies can exchange yuan for foreign currencies only for approved... Read more
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New Kerala
China stocks extend losses on Wednesday Chinese stocks dived for a third consecutive day on Wednesday with the benchm
China stocks extend losses on Wednesday
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
Chinese stocks dived for a third consecutive day on Wednesday with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index reversing sharp early losses before closing 0.2 percent lower at 3,160.17 points. The Shenzhen... Read more
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Reuters
China central bank sets reserve requirements for all FX derivatives: documentA Chinese national flag flutters outside the headquarters of the People's Bank
China central bank sets reserve requirements for all FX derivatives: document
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
A Chinese national flag flutters outside the headquarters of the People's Bank of China, the Chinese central bank, in Beijing, April 3, 2014. HONG KONG/SHANGHAI China's central bank will require reserves to be set aside for purchases of all currency... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
China central bank sets reserve requirements for all FX derivatives: documentA Chinese national flag flutters outside the headquarters of the People's Bank
China central bank sets reserve requirements for all FX derivatives: document
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 3 days ago
A Chinese national flag flutters outside the headquarters of the People's Bank of China, the Chinese central bank, in Beijing, April 3, 2014. HONG KONG/SHANGHAI China's central bank will require reserves to be set aside for purchases of all currency... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Emerging stocks fall as energy companies drop; ringgit slides Published: 2 September 2015 5:38 PM Emerging-market stocks fell for a 3rd da
Emerging stocks fall as energy companies drop; ringgit slides
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 3 days ago
Published: 2 September 2015 5:38 PM Emerging-market stocks fell for a 3rd day as lower oil prices dragged down energy companies and concern deepened that the slowdown in China’s economy... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Putin’s got a new problem with China Published: 2 September 2015 5:12 PM As Chinese leader Xi Jinping welcomes Ru
Putin’s got a new problem with China
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 3 days ago
Published: 2 September 2015 5:12 PM As Chinese leader Xi Jinping welcomes Russian President Vladimir Putin to Beijing this week to celebrate the anniversary of the end of World War II, the news on the economic... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Forex reserves unwind could reverse bond supercycleLONDON China's summer shock may mark the end of an era of globalization that he
Forex reserves unwind could reverse bond supercycle
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 3 days ago
LONDON China's summer shock may mark the end of an era of globalization that helped define world markets for more than a decade. Investor anxiety about the consequences is well-founded. Beijing's integration into the global economy since 2002... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Forex reserves unwind could reverse bond supercycleA man walks past an advertisement promoting China's renminbi (RMB) or yuan, U.S
Forex reserves unwind could reverse bond supercycle
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 3 days ago
A man walks past an advertisement promoting China's renminbi (RMB) or yuan, U.S. dollar and Euro exchange services at foreign exchange store in Hong Kong, China, August 13, 2015. LONDON China's summer shock may mark the end of an era of... Read more
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Reuters
Forex reserves unwind could reverse bond supercycleLONDON China's summer shock may mark the end of an era of globalization that he
Forex reserves unwind could reverse bond supercycle
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
LONDON China's summer shock may mark the end of an era of globalization that helped define world markets for more than a decade. Investor anxiety about the consequences is well-founded. Beijing's integration into the global economy since 2002... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Extreme volatility rocks China stocksChina stocks swung wildly on Wednesday as investors grappled with the market's
Extreme volatility rocks China stocks
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 3 days ago
China stocks swung wildly on Wednesday as investors grappled with the market's latest episode of extreme volatility. The benchmark Shanghai Composite shed 4.2 percent at the opening bell, only to recover and lurch into positive territory by mid-day.... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Extreme volatility rocks China stocksChina stocks swung wildly on Wednesday as investors grappled with the market's
Extreme volatility rocks China stocks
WMTW Portland / Posted 3 days ago
China stocks swung wildly on Wednesday as investors grappled with the market's latest episode of extreme volatility. The benchmark Shanghai Composite shed 4.2 percent at the opening bell, only to recover and lurch into positive territory by mid-day.... Read more
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