Blog/Market Talk

Market Talk – October 20, 2020

ASIA: China on Tuesday asked India to approach ties with Taiwan “prudently and properly,” and said it would “firmly oppose” any official exchanges between [...]

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Market Talk – October 19, 2020

ASIA: The IMF estimated China’s GDP will grow by 1.9 percent for all of 2020–the only major economy to inch back into positive territory in a year that [...]

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Market Talk – October 16, 2020

ASIA: Chinese cotton mills have been told to stop using Australian cotton, deepening fears that Australian produce is being specifically targeted by the Chinese [...]

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Market Talk – October 15, 2020

ASIA: China’s consumer inflation slowed in September, driven by a moderation in food price gains. The consumer price index rose 1.7% last month from a year [...]

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Market Talk – October 14, 2020

ASIA: China’s stock market has soared to a record high of more than $10tn as the world’s second-largest economy continues a rapid bounce back from the [...]

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Market Talk – October 13, 2020

ASIA: The Australian government is seeking assurances from China over the impact of reported curbs of coal imports, while calling on Beijing to end the freeze on [...]

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Market Talk – October 12, 2020

  ASIA: Shenzhen is one of the four Chinese cities to begin internal testing of the digital yuan, announced a government notice in August without going into [...]

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Market Talk – October 9, 2020

ASIA: The recovery in China’s service sector activity extended into a fifth straight month in September, an industry survey showed on Friday, with hiring [...]

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Market Talk – October 8, 2020

ASIA: China represents a strategic threat to Britain as its Navy could reach the North Atlantic via the Arctic by a route opened up by global heating, the head of [...]

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Market Talk – October 7, 2020

ASIA: The major Asian stock markets had a mixed day today: NIKKEI 225 decreased 10.91 points or -0.05% to 23,422.82 Shanghai closed Hang Seng increased 262.21 [...]

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