third plenum

Three years on, SOE reform stalled

As Beijing fails to break up monopolies, some officials call for "state capital" to replace private equity in state-owned enterprises.
April 09, 2015

Beijing opens muni bonds to local governments

China’s local governments will for the first time be allowed to issue municipal bonds independently, according to the final document resulting from the third plenary session.
November 17, 2013

Value Partners' So hails plenum on prices

Louis So, co-CIO at Value Partners, Hong Kong's largest fund house, says China reforms will be important, but so will its unwillingness to confront state-owned groups.
November 17, 2013

China's Third Plenum: wait and hope

The document purports to be a roadmap forged by the new leadership, setting out China’s economic reforms for the next 5-10 years, but it may keep market observers waiting.
November 13, 2013

Rethinking China’s finances

The results of the ongoing Third Plenum will take months or even years to truly become apparent. Much rides on President Xi Jinping’s ability to push through change.
November 10, 2013