markets

Trading on trading tensions

Biyi Cheng, head of Greater China for CMC Markets, explains what makes its trading platform standout and why clients must observe recession risk and ongoing US-China trade difficulties if they want to trade profitably.

Will Southeast Asia see a slowdown?

Southeast Asia has been an oasis of calm amid generally slowing global economies, but can it maintain this level of placidity? Investors offer their views.
July 04, 2019

Investors keeping Trump-Xi G20 hopes in check

Despite the market's improved mood music, investment experts have reined in their expectations for this weekend's Osaka summit and remain wary of the economic downside.
June 26, 2019

Seoul sees glimpses of free market in North

North Koreans are starting to form free markets and trade goods, a sign the planned economy is gradually accepting market forces. Could it lead to rapprochement?
November 08, 2017

CSRC tightens grip on private placements

To boost transparency, China’s regulator has banned major A-share company shareholders from using asset management products to subscribe to private share placements.
July 28, 2016

China seeks prosperous post-Brexit UK

Britain’s vote to exit EU adds new uncertainties to global economy at a time when China faces downward pressures, Premier Li Keqiang said at the World Economic Forum.
June 27, 2016