China: markets

This week, there was sustained rioting on the streets of downtown Hong Kong (HK), as agitated locals protested a controversial bill allowing China to extradite suspected criminals from Hong…
Markets: Chinese stock markets were choppy this week as trade tensions between the U.S and China dulled appetite for Chinese equities. On Friday, the Shanghai composite closed flat, the…
Markets: After a dismal 2018 (-25%) China’s stock markets are boiling to the point of frothiness. So far this year, the Shanghai’s composite is up 30%.  The Shenzhen component…
Markets: Beijing, China – The death of China’s manufacturing industry has been greatly exaggerated.  In March 2019, Chinese U.S.-dollar exports rose 14% from 2018 – doubling analysts’ expectations. At…
Markets Beijing – On April 5, 2019 Financial markets in mainland China and Hong Kong were closed for the Qingming holiday, or “Tomb Sweeping Day”. Falling on the 15th…
Markets: Beijing, China – March 29 2019 US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin concluded “an 8th round of meetings” with Chinese VP Liu He, concerning the on-going trade war between…