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  1. Business - Money - MARKETS

    China's economic growth to fuel rally in H shares

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 01:24am by Jeanny Yu

    ... on the mainland economy, while net inflows into the mainland have been recorded for seven consecutive weeks, according to a note by CCB International yesterday. Recent economic data has been largely ...

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    Hong Kong's Exchange Fund turns around from loss to HK$50.5b gain in first half

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 01:25am by Enoch Yiu

    ... in the first half of 2014, tough times lay ahead. "The investment outlook for the second half of the year is uncertain. The sustainability of the recovery in the US economy remains to be seen. ...

  3. Business - Economy - MARKETS

    Emerging markets still haunted by the Fed

    Posted Jun 19th 2014, 10:15am by NICHOLAS SPIRO

    ... underpinnings of the asset class are improving). Several large economies, notably Russia and Brazil, have slowed to a crawl, while many others, such as Turkey and South Africa, have yet to correct ... back, or taper, its asset purchases, the shift towards tighter US monetary policy appears to be having little effect on emerging market assets. Investor sentiment towards developing economies ...

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    Impact of Brazil's crushing World Cup defeat to extend far beyond field

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 04:55am by Bloomberg

    ... went, would sour the national mood and prompt voters to oust Dilma Rousseff, a president who has sunk the nation's economy into stagflation. But Tuesday's 7-1 loss to Germany was so ... that, 'look, our economy is struggling, we cannot get any growth, now we don't even have a decent football team either'." With Brazilian markets closed yesterday ...

  5. Business - Money - MARKETS

    Limited upside seen for Hong Kong stocks in second half

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 04:05am by Benjamin Robertson

    ... Limited upside seen for HK stocks Concerns about the mainland economy and tinkering by the central bank contributed to a lacklustre first half for local markets, and analysts say the outlook ... and covert, of financial markets". While the People's Bank of China was trying to dampen excess liquidity, the US Federal Reserve was still pumping money into the economy, albeit ...

  6. Business - Money - MARKETS

    Bonds are king in Hong Kong market as investors lose appetite for IPOs

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 01:40am by Jasper Moiseiwitsch

    ... that in a year that was supposed to be about higher interest rates and the great rotation into equities, especially in light of more negative sentiment on the Chinese economy." Initial public ...

  7. Business - Money - MARKETS

    Thai stock exchange chief urges Hong Kong investors to return to troubled nation

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 05:57am by Enoch Yiu

    ... as the political climate became more stable. Manchusree said the Thai economy was expected to grow between 2.5 per cent and 3 per cent year on year in the second half of this year after shrinking 0.6 per ... impact on the market," she said. "However, for the longer term, the Thai economy is doing well as the government continues to invest in a lot of infrastructure projects. "The ...

  8. Business - Money - MARKETS

    Bets on Chinese IPOs pay off for investors

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 01:02am by BLOOM

    ... and e-commerce shares from Asia's biggest economy. The 10 biggest Chinese companies that completed initial public offerings in the US in the past 12 months have returned an average of 44 per cent ... for a US listing last month, may get a boost as President Xi Jinping seeks to increase the role of services in the economy, while reducing its reliance on the credit-driven construction that has ...

  9. Business - Economy - MARKETS

    Fear grips markets as investors worry about China's growth and US profits

    Posted Jan 26th 2014, 05:29am by AP

    ... currency in Turkey, South Africa and elsewhere- a rout that touched off concerns of a new crisis brewing in one or more of the world's emerging markets. Many analysts said a gradual end of Fed ... rose. The turbulence coincides with a global economic shift: China and other emerging-market economies appear to be running into trouble just as the developed economies of the US and Europe ...

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    If history repeats itself, Hang Seng Index could top out in 2014

    Posted May 22nd 2014, 10:47am by RICHARD HARRIS

    ... that kept us going for 50 years. The underperforming Chinese economy is unlikely to push the Hang Seng to a peak this year; otherwise, the charts indicate that it should be nearer 28,000. Regardless ... perhaps a weaker one, as we have not seen a full peak? Market troughs tend to occur some one and a half years after the peak, which takes us nervously to 2016. However, most Western economies seem ...




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