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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    China's currency swap deal with Switzerland is just plain dumb

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 04:01am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... Jake van der Kamp China's currency swap deal with Swiss is just plain dumb Switzerland stepped closer to becoming an offshore yuan hub yesterday after it signed a bilateral currency swap agreement with the People's Bank of China... The SNB [Swiss National Bank] also obtained a yuan investment quota, with which it could invest part of its foreign exchange reserves ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1559951/chinas-currency-swap-deal-switzerland-just-plain-dumb
  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    Rule of law and obeying the law are two different things

    Posted Sep 21st 2014, 03:36am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... a fence across the entire country to stop trade in untaxed salt. But with that one demonstration of publicly licking a piece of salt on a beach, Gandhi exposed the whole rotten system ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1596957/rule-law-and-obeying-law-are-two-different-things
  3. Business - Banking & Finance - JAKE'S VIEW

    Easy way out for foreign inflows comes with a price in China

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 05:46am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... here is that in order to rig the exchange rate of the yuan at officially designated levels, the PBOC has been forced to mop up vast foreign-currency inflows from trade receipts and foreign investment. It was either this or two other choices: (1) let the US dollar circulate widely within the country as an everyday currency of transaction or (2) let the yuan exchange rate find its own ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1567901/easy-way-out-foreign-inflows-comes-price-china
  4. Business - Banking & Finance - JAKE'S VIEW

    Beijing's foreign exchange policy nothing but a silly game

    Posted Mar 02nd 2014, 03:42am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... never seen one swung to quite such extremes as this. The simple fact is that the talk of an offshore yuan market hangs on little more than speculative purchases of yuan. People outside China are happy to take yuan in payment for trade goods only because they hope to turn a profit on the exchange rate. There is otherwise no natural offshore market for yuan. This in turn says that Beijing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1438124/beijings-foreign-exchange-policy-nothing-silly-game
  5. Business - Banking & Finance - JAKE'S VIEW

    Swift too quick to hail yuan as a major currency in trade finance

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 06:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... to conclusion on yuan's usage The yuan has surpassed the euro to become the second most commonly used currency in global trade finance, after the US dollar. Yuan usage in trade finance grew to 8.66 ... They decide to trust each other and not pay for this costly extra level of security. China's foreign trade in yuan, however, is still dominated by letter of credit. Thus the only thing ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/banking-finance/article/1373177/swift-too-quick-hail-yuan-major-currency-trade-finance
  6. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Global yuan meets down-to-earth reality

    Posted May 08th 2014, 12:51am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... currencies and then to hail each in turn as a groundbreaking, fundamental reform. I offer a few examples:   The yuan is on its way to its undeniable destiny because some trade settlements are now ... that dysfunctional market? The flow will go the other way. The Shanghai grab is for US dollars, not funny money.   The yuan is the ninth most actively traded currency globally. Yes, smack between the Mexican ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1506937/global-yuan-meets-down-earth-reality
  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    HKMA just doing its bit to bolster a tiring currency

    Posted Jul 28th 2013, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... yuan liquidity in its latest effort to fend off increased international competition for a slice of the offshore yuan business pie. SCMP, July 26   Somehow I get the feeling that we are not told ... For instance, there has recently been a notable sell-off in the offshore yuan debt instruments known as dim sum bonds, with yields rising to almost 6 per cent and no new issuance for six weeks. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1292185/hkma-just-doing-its-bit-bolster-tiring-currency
  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    Employers, and not just the minimum wage, distort Hong Kong labour market

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 04:50am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... trades. This is not just a theoretical scenario. As the chart shows, since the economic bottom in 2003 real gross domestic product per employed person has far outstripped real wages. The rewards ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1570078/employers-and-not-just-minimum-wage-distort-hong-kong-labour
  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    Why HK needs to be cautious about deposit guarantee

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 03:14pm by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... to which Norman refers has now grown to HK$9.6 trillion and half of it still represents foreign currency, mostly yuan now. But what's a guarantee here and there? The way some critics talk ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1566181/why-hk-needs-be-cautious-about-deposit-guarantee
  10. Business - Comment - JAKE'S VIEW

    Cross-border stock trading scheme is not a through train but a milk train

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 12:36am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... to institutions and individuals with at least 500,000 yuan in their trading accounts. This is ironic as such people can, metaphorically speaking, already fly here directly and ignore any train. ... Jake van der Kamp The new direct share trading agreement and wide restrictions will only increase inefficiency Through train of reform is actually just a milk train Hong Kong's ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1482461/cross-border-stock-trading-scheme-not-through-train-milk-train

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