Tag: China

Churning Over China [INFOGRAPHIC]

Churning Over China [INFOGRAPHIC]

China’s economic opaqueness, including doubts about the veracity of official figures, is one the biggest blind spots for policymakers and businesses around the world trying to plan for a highly unpredictable future. It’s a little like trying to pilot a […]

Heed The New Climate-Change Calculus

Heed The New Climate-Change Calculus

Heed The New Climate-Change Calculus by Rajeev Eyunni, Akhil Kapoor & David Wheeler – Alliance Bernstein The United Nations climate accord signed in Paris last December committed 195 countries to the first universal agreement to dramatically rein in greenhouse gases. […]

China: A Transition Well Underway – Matthews Asia

China: A Transition Well Underway – Matthews Asia

China: A Transition Well Underway by Andy Rothman, Matthews Asia China’s first half macroeconomic data supports our view that the country is in the midst of a successful transition from a high-speed, heavy industry-based economy to a consumer and services-based economy, […]

Has China Hacked Your Bank?

Has China Hacked Your Bank?

It’s downright uncanny… Have you noticed that China’s newest warplane looks amazingly like our American F-22, manufactured by Lockheed-Martin? Not only that, but the latest Chinese rockets look almost identical to certain Russian designs. Of course it turns out neither […]

Brexit-Schmexit

Brexit-Schmexit

Do you remember the panic-inducing headlines related to PIIGS, Crimea, Ebola, Cyprus, and the Flash Crash? Probably not. But if you do remember, these false alarms have likely been relegated to the financial memory graveyard, along with the many other […]