Blog/Market Talk

Market Talk – August 18, 2020

ASIA: China’s ByteDance is planning a U.S. initial public offering of TikTok Global, the new company that will operate the popular short video app, should its [...]

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Market Talk – September 17, 2020

ASIA: US President Donald Trump raised questions on Wednesday about plans by China’s ByteDance to keep a majority stake in the U.S. operations of popular social [...]

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Market Talk – September 16, 2020

ASIA: The World Trade Organization found on Tuesday that the United States breached global trading rules by imposing multibillion-dollar tariffs in President Donald [...]

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Market Talk – September 15, 2020

ASIA: China’s industrial output accelerated the most in eight months in August, while retail sales grew for the first time this year, suggesting the economic [...]

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Market Talk – September 14, 2020

ASIA: Byte Dance has abandoned the sale of TikTok in the United States on Sunday in pursuit of a partnership with Oracle Corp it hopes will spare it a US ban while [...]

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Market Talk – September 11, 2020

ASIA: China has imposed “reciprocal restrictions” on all American diplomats at the US embassy and its consulates in China, including the consulate in the Hong [...]

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Market Talk – September 10, 2020

ASIA: The US says it has revoked the visas of more than 1,000 Chinese students and researchers who are deemed to be a security risk. The move follows a proclamation [...]

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Market Talk – September 9, 2020

ASIA: Some 92% of respondents to a survey released Wednesday by the American Chamber of Commerce in Shanghai said they were committed to remaining in the country [...]

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Market Talk – September 8, 2020

ASIA: The Trump administration is considering imposing export restrictions on China’s largest chip manufacturer Semiconductor Manufacturing International [...]

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Market Talk – September 4, 2020

ASIA: China may gradually cut its holdings of US Treasury bonds and notes, in light of rising tensions between Beijing and Washington, the Global Times reported. [...]

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