Tag archive for ‘china’
By gossewestra On Saturday, January 13th, 2018

Yuan Eyes on China GDP, Fixed Asset Investment

Fundamental Forecast for CNH: Neutral China’s Premier forecasts China’s GDP in 2017 would hit 6.9%, beating the 6.5% target. Fixed asset investment will likely slow down further, adding concerns to More...

By Market Pulse On Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Caution Remains As China Denies Treasuries Rumour

Stocks, Treasuries and Recover But Sentiment Remains Fragile US equity markets are currently eyeing a flat open on Thursday, with caution clearly evident as investors recover from Wednesday’s brief sell-off More...

By Danske Markets On Thursday, January 11th, 2018

US-China Relations On A concerning Path – Part 2

Tensions between the US and China continue and we cannot rule out the risk of a trade conflict this year. On top of trade initiatives against China, the US government has recently reverted to using Taiwan as More...

By gossewestra On Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

Dollar Drops on Reports that China May Slow or Halt Treasury Purchases

The U.S. Dollar has wiped away post-NFP gains after a report began to circulate indicating that China may be further scale back purchases of U.S. Treasuries.  More...

By ActionForex On Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

US Yields Surged With Strong Risk Appetite, Dollar Preparing for Sustainable Rebou

Risk appetite remains strong in global financial markets. All three major US indices, DOW, and NASDAQ made record highs over night. Optimism carries on in Asian session. Even though is trading a touch lower, More...

By Qatar National Bank On Sunday, December 31st, 2017

China To Pursue Slower But Higher Quality Growth In 2018

In several high profile meetings,Chinese policy makers have stressed the need for higher quality rather than faster growth. While this is a common refrain in China, the actions the authorities have taken over the More...

By Danske Markets On Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

US-China Relations On A Concerning Path

Following a much-celebrated visit to China by US President Donald Trump in early November, the US-China relationship has gone steeply downhill. Several US trade actions and yesterday a very confrontational tone More...

By Marc Chandler On Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

Trade Tensions With China Set To Escalate

The two main legislative initiatives in the US this year, the repeal of the Affordable Care Act and the tax changes, are not particularly popular. However, the next items on the agenda appear to enjoy broader support. More...

By Danske Markets On Monday, December 18th, 2017

China Leading Indicators: Bearish Signal From Commodities

All of our three favourite leading indicators point to a moderate slowdown ahead: Home sales growth has declined (p3). Commodity price inflation has weakened (p4). The credit impulse continues to be weak (p5). It More...

By Callum Thomas On Monday, December 18th, 2017

China Property Market Cools; Full Economic Slowdown Ahead?

The November property price data out of China confirmed what we’ve been talking about for a while now (before most others caught on); the cooling off of the current price boom, and the prospects of a slowdown More...