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Brisk trade mark launch of China, Hong Kong bond connect scheme

Brisk trade mark launch of China, Hong Kong bond connect scheme

Published 03/07/2017

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks at the opening ceremony of Bond Connect at Hong Kong Exchanges in Hong Kong, China July 3, 2017. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

China and Hong Kong launched a long-awaited "Bond Connect" scheme on Monday that links China's $9 trillion bond market with overseas investors, the latest step in Beijing's efforts to liberalize and strengthen the country's capital markets.


Tradeweb to be main offshore trading platform for China `Bond Connect`

Published 26/06/2017

Tradeweb, a fixed-income trading platform, will connect with China Foreign Exchange Trading System (CFETS) to be the main interface for offshore investors trading in China's bond market through the country's upcoming "Bond Connect" scheme, the company said on Monday.


Kyle Bass still short yuan, says China credit bubble `metastasizing`

Kyle Bass still short yuan, says China credit bubble `metastasizing`

Published 15/06/2017

Kyle Bass, Chief Investment Officer of Hayman Capital Management, speaks at the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, U.S., May 4, 2016. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Hayman Capital Management founder Kyle Bass on Thursday said he remains short the Chinese yuan despite the country's latest change to the guidance rate, because he believes credit bubble problems are “metastasizing.”


Global political risks push investors to bulk up cash defenses

Published 24/02/2016

HONG KONG/SINGAPORE With the threat of a UK exit from the European Union no longer just a distant prospect, already battered investors are shoring up [more…]

MSCI adds Alibaba, other U.S.-listed China shares to indexes

Published 12/11/2015

NEW YORK MSCI will add Alibaba Group, and a dozen other overseas-listed Chinese shares to its emerging market index beginning on Dec. 1, in [more…]

Wary investors eye China’s back-door entry into MSCI indexes

Published 02/11/2015

HONG KONG MSCI (MSCI.N) will begin to add overseas-listed Chinese shares to its emerging market indexes this month, drawing billions of dollars into such stocks, [more…]

China’s yuan eases vs dollar on weaker central bank midpoint

Published 21/09/2015

China's yuan slipped against the dollar on Monday after the central bank fixed a weaker guidance rate, traders said.

The People's Bank of China set [more…]

Yuan weakens despite firmer midpoint, less intervention seen

Published 07/09/2015

SHANGHAI China's yuan weakened against the dollar on Monday in spite of a firmer midpoint, as investors sold the Chinese currency and the central bank [more…]

China’s yuan up on suspected intervention, set for August loss

Published 31/08/2015

SHANGHAI, China's yuan firmed on Monday after the central bank set a stronger guidance rate while it also appeared to continue using state-owned banks to [more…]

China’s yuan weakens as stock market extends decline

Published 25/08/2015

SHANGHAI, China's yuan dipped against the dollar on Tuesday after closing at its weakest level since 2011 on Monday, hit by another slump in the [more…]