China's dim sum banquet lacking variety

An influx of Chinese borrowers will reduce credit spreads in the dim sum bond market and leave investors feeling hungry for greater diversity.
May 09, 2012

China blames markets for weak renminbi

China's weakening trade surplus is driving down the value of the renminbi, which is exactly what you would expect from a market-based currency, say government officials.
December 07, 2011

China's trade surplus reaches record high

But Chinese exporters will find it increasingly difficult to maintain the growth even without a stronger yuan, because the country’s manufacturing workforce is shrinking and getting more expensive.
August 10, 2010

The slow ascent of China's renminbi

Reducing China's exposure to foreign currencies by increasing the use of the renminbi could limit the risks for Chinese traders, investors, and financial institutions, but major hurdles lie ahead.