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  1. Building blocs is harder than inventing Brics

    Posted Jun 16th 2009, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... Never underestimate the publicity value of a good acronym. Just consider 'Brics', an abbreviation lumping together the world's four largest developing economies, Brazil, ... increasingly lucrative investment banking mandates in the developing world. To do that most effectively, however, it first needed to persuade investors to ramp up their allocations ...

  2. Bric bats for the US

    Posted Jun 16th 2009, 12:00am by Laurence Brahm

    ... Fund and the World Bank, backs the globalisation of one economic model and development formula, known as neo-liberal economics or, sometimes, voodoo economics. At its core is Adam Smith's ... a view that promotes one model of development and 'structural re-adjustment' for transitional economies- has called for many shock therapies. These include opening capital markets, ...

  3. Too early for US to fear Bric's economic clout

    Posted Jun 18th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... specific issues. He urged the three others to take advantage of historic opportunities to collectively advance the interests of developing countries. Asian Development Bank economist Zhuang Jian ... Al Guo The inaugural Bric meeting concluded on Tuesday with a joint communique calling for structural changes in the international financial system and a more diversified currency system- ...

  4. New reserve currency on BRIC talks agenda

    Posted Jun 10th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... change, development aid and BRIC's future will also be discussed but top of the agenda will be seeking a way out of the financial crisis, including looking at updating international financial ... Ng Tze-wei President Hu Jintao will attend the first BRIC leaders' summit, to be held next week in Russia, where the gathered heads of state will discuss issues caused ...

  5. Fellow Bric road

    Posted Jun 30th 2009, 12:00am by Laurence Brahm

    ... Laurence Brahm The tectonic plates of our global financial system shifted when Brazil, Russia, India and China- known by their acronym Bric- held their first standalone meeting in the Russian city of Yekaterinburg on June 16. Did the Bric meeting echo the Bandung conference of non-aligned developing nations in 1965? Unlike Bandung, Bric was not about broad political vision ...

  6. China Development Bank planning sale of 3b yuan bonds

    Posted Jul 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maria Chan China Development Bank, a former policy lender on the mainland, plans to sell as much as 3 billion yuan (HK$3.4 billion) worth of yuan-denominated bonds in Hong Kong by the end of the month, sources say. The bank would sell the bonds, which have a two-year maturity, between July 28 and August 14 with an expected coupon rate of more than 2 per cent but lower than the 2.8 per ...

  7. Banks lend developers a hand

    Posted Mar 18th 2009, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li Developers with investment in the mainland property market have received a welcome boost to their prospects as banks begin relaxing their lending criteria, although selectively ... reduced for big players, market observers believe banks will also begin to ease credit conditions for sound property firms. 'Lenders have become more supportive of property development since ...

  8. Developers eagerly topping up land banks

    Posted Jul 04th 2009, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito Mainland developers are busily replenishing their land banks in the latest sign of growing investment confidence in the property market. Agile Property Holdings bought a 100,000 ... existing land bank is only enough to supply its development requirements for two to three years, and it has more than 20 billion yuan in cash on hand, according to Citigroup. Another property ...

  9. Development Bank feels interest margin pressure

    Posted Apr 25th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Natalie Chiu Shenzhen Development Bank, part-owned by private equity firm Newbridge Capital of the United States, said the shrinking of net interest margin would be a key challenge ... the proportion of low-yield liquid investment assets. Last year, Shenzhen Development Bank took significant charges against earnings to clear legacy bad loans offered before 2005. By the end of last ...

  10. Brazil is making HK investors dance

    Posted Apr 01st 2009, 12:00am by Richard Warren

    ... developments in Sao Paulo were sold to Hong Kong buyers by British estate agent Dehouche Land last November. The investors paid between?250,000 (HK$2.82 million) and?500,000 for apartments at two projects- Supremo and Vision- in Campo Belo near the city centre. Developer Gafisa will complete Vision's 264 apartments by next year and Supremo's 192 apartments by 2011. Seventy per cent ...




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