Tag: China

SocGen: China looks stable…for now

SocGen: China looks stable…for now

At the beginning of the year, the entire financial world was obsessed with China , or more specifically, Chinese capital outflows. Betting against China became the #1 hot trade of 2016 during the first quarter. Wall Street analysts claimed that […]

Complaints On Weibo Predict Chinese Air Pollution

Complaints On Weibo Predict Chinese Air Pollution

Complaints On Weibo Predict Chinese Air Pollution by Mike Williams-Rice The social media comments of people in China’s megacities can give environmental scientists information about local pollution levels. A new study shows that the frequency of key words like dust, cough, […]

Asia’s best in  class 2016

Asia’s best in class 2016

Amidst the expanding Asian stock universe and facing “choice paralysis,” HSBC published a list of the top 13 stocks from among its “best in class” Asian stocks that offer compelling value at their current share prices. Herald van der Linde, Devendra Joshi […]

Hedge Funds Redemption Pressures Receded In August

Hedge Funds Redemption Pressures Receded In August

Hedge Funds Redemption Pressures Receded In August by eVestment Highlights Investors allocated an estimated $6.3 billion to hedge funds in August, bringing YTD net flows to negative $51.8 billion. August marked the sixth month in the last eight where investors […]

China’s great debt restructuring has begun

China’s great debt restructuring has begun

China’s great debt restructuring has begun. According to Caixin News, Guangxi Nonferrous Metals Group Corporation was formally declared bankrupt on 12 September after several years of restructuring. China Debt Situation Gets Worse And Other EMs Start To Struggle At first […]