David Chao

David Chao

David Chao is a global market strategist (Asia Pacific) at Invesco, responsible for developing Invesco's view on the investment market and global economy, as well as providing strategic investment advice to financial professionals and clients in the region. He has over 15 years of experience in the financial industry across Asia Pacific and North American markets, and has provided advisory services to facilitate investments throughout Greater China and Southeast Asia.

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Macroscope | Even with US ban on Xinjiang silicon, the future looks bright for China’s renewables

Washington’s ban may cause some near-term supply chain disruption for solar panels. But with Beijing’s carbon neutrality goal, solar and wind energy manufacturing and installation can only accelerate in China.

Washington’s ban may cause some near-term supply chain disruption for solar panels. But with Beijing’s carbon neutrality goal, solar and wind energy manufacturing and installation can only accelerate in China.

Even with US ban on Xinjiang silicon, the future looks bright for China’s renewables
21 Jul 2021 - 2:30PM
Opinion | China’s census suggests property boom days may be over

Falling birth and marriage rates represent longer-term headwinds for the Chinese property market. Changes in access to investment products may also drive investors away from real estate as an asset class.

Falling birth and marriage rates represent longer-term headwinds for the Chinese property market. Changes in access to investment products may also drive investors away from real estate as an asset class.

China’s census suggests property boom days may be over
26 May 2021 - 8:30AM
Macroscope | How China’s digital currency push can boost fintech and the yuan’s global presence

The digital yuan offers stability and convenience that most popular cryptocurrencies do not, offering businesses convenience and improved risk management. It can also simplify cross-border transactions and promote overseas circulation of the renminbi

The digital yuan offers stability and convenience that most popular cryptocurrencies do not, offering businesses convenience and improved risk management. It can also simplify cross-border transactions and promote overseas circulation of the renminbi

How China’s digital currency push can boost fintech and the yuan’s global presence
7 Apr 2021 - 4:48PM
Macroscope | In China’s vast and growing electric vehicle market, local brands have the edge

Tesla is about the only foreign electric vehicle maker making top sales in China amid intense local competition and price cuts. But with their focus on the domestic market, Chinese electric carmakers are unlikely to become global names any time soon.

Tesla is about the only foreign electric vehicle maker making top sales in China amid intense local competition and price cuts. But with their focus on the domestic market, Chinese electric carmakers are unlikely to become global names any time soon.

In China’s vast and growing electric vehicle market, local brands have the edge
17 Feb 2021 - 10:44PM