Property developers and state-owned firms are the weak links in a likely chain of defaults. S&P Global Investors' Lee says China should act boldly to prevent financial contagion.
HSBC's chief executive writes for FinanceAsia's 20th anniversary issue on how the workshop of the world is becoming China’s Silicon Delta.
China should stay out of the limelight until it gets stock market regulation right.
The country goes to the polls Monday to elect a new president. Bankers, investors and executives have reason to be nervous.
Citi’s retiring head of Southeast Asia, Michael Zink, shares key insights he picked up in a 28-year-career that saw him work across the world.
The decision to cut 5% of Asian relationship managers at its wealth management arm is a tacit admission by the US bank that its targeting of lower-end millionaires was a mistake.
China’s interest in becoming a football power is growing, as is the wealth of its tycoons. Struggling UK football club Aston Villa might be a sound investment.
East Asia and Latin America have much to learn from each other but it will need curious minds on both sides.
The China Securities Regulatory Commission's public castigation of six local credit rating agencies is well overdue but welcome. The companies now need a thorough revamp.
Whether it’s from Donald Trump or Bernie Sanders, the anti-trade movement in the US presidential election would boost China’s prospects, not America’s.
The government wants to merge state companies in sectors with overcapacity, yet doesn’t want them to cut jobs. It's asking for trouble.
The country should form new bad debt agencies, encourage foreign distressed debt specialists and create a proper bad debt resolution process, or risk a full-blown credit crisis.
Robert Pakpahan, Indonesia’s director general of budget financing and risk management, tackles questions as the country embarks on roadshows for a new global sukuk.
China needs an overarching financial regulator to help maintain financial stability as the country opens up its capital account.
Baring's head of Asian debt investment explains why market dislocation is providing investment opportunities.