Don’t Worry About Chinese Debt Purchase Threats, The Performance Driver is Largely Systematic

When Bloomberg initially reported China may be considering halting purchases of US Treasuries, it initially sent yields jumping and stock market futures lower. The threat fits with.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJan 12th, 2018

Chinese Corporate Debt Payments Overwhelm Revenue, But Don’t Worry Says Moody’s

For a lender, it is seldom a good idea to covet exp.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 12th, 2017

Barclays: Don’t Worry About Vol, Buy Value And Oil

Despite the recent equity shakeout, the fundamental regimes underlying asset performance over the last two-quarters remain largely in place and declines present opportunities to buy energy (or more specifically oil), valu.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 4th, 2017

Asia markets brace for the Trump effect

Stock markets start 2017 on a largely upbeat note, but investors are worried Donald Trump with carry through with threats to slap heavy tariffs on Chinese goods. Tara Joseph reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 4th, 2017

Australia’s Biggest Electricity Grid Sold for $12.5 Billion After Blocked Chinese Bids

The country's top two pension funds had sold their offer as "all-Australian." Australia‘s biggest electricity grid has been sold to local pension funds for $12.5 billion – a deal sources say consists largely of debt and is much cheaper tha.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 20th, 2016

Chinese Central Bank's Departing Chief Leaves a Legacy of Reform – and Debt - Bloomberg

BloombergChinese Central Bank's Departing Chief Leaves a Legacy of Reform – and DebtBloombergAfter a record 15-year tenure in which he steered the nation through global crises, overhauled monetary policy too.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenews17 hr. 59 min. ago

China Conducts Largest Military Exercise of Its Kind as Troops Train to Challenge U.S. Overseas

Over 10,000 Chinese marines traveled across the country for battle exercises as they prepared for threats at home and abroad......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 16th, 2018

China Conducts Largest Military Exercise Of Its Kind As Troops Train to Challenge U.S. Overseas

Over 10,000 Chinese marines traveled across the country for battle exercises as they prepare for threats at home and abroad......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 16th, 2018

China"s HNA, shedding debt overseas, is still Hainan"s hometown champion

HAIKOU, China (Reuters) - Hundreds of workers pour concrete as tower cranes swing overhead at the building site where a giant skyscraper is set to soar above the palm-fringed streets of this tropical Chinese city......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 16th, 2018

China just locked in its position as a dominant player in electric vehicle production

China signed a deal to secure a huge amount of the global supply of cobalt. The Chinese company GEM will purchase 50,000 tonnes of cobalt over three years, which amounts to half the world's supply in 2017. The deal locks in China’s.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 15th, 2018

Rationalizing Peak-Cycle Numbers: Investors "Unconcerned" About Record Corporate Debt

Authored by John Rubino via, A branch of journalism that might be called, “don’t worry, be happy, b.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 13th, 2018

Chinese Consumer Prices Spike Most In 5 Years As Food Costs Soar

Yuan is tumbling after Chinese Consumer prices spiked 2.9% YoY in February - the biggest jump in inflation since Nov 2013. Consumer prices jumped 1.2% MoM and 2.9% YoY (considerably higher than the 2.5% jump expected). The biggest driver of the p.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 8th, 2018

China"s debt-trap diplomacy reaches the Philippines, which is likely to accept Chinese loans 1,100% more expensive than other options

TED ALJIBE/AFP/Getty Images The Philippines is close.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 6th, 2018

Stock Market Drop Is Greatest Threat To Global Stability, According To The Economist

Forget war with Russia, China, or nuclear threats from North Korea; ignore Middle East chaos; and don't worry about global cyber-attacks on critical infrastructur.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 4th, 2018

China"s Geely raid on Daimler reignites German know-how fears

BERLIN/FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Automaker Geely's purchase of a $9 billion stake in Mercedes maker Daimler rekindled fears in Germany on Monday of its highly-prized expertise falling into Chinese hands......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 26th, 2018

Trump Pivots Toward Trade Wars With Promotion Of Trade Uber-Hawk Peter Navarro

Trump is officially on a trade war path. Defying threats of retaliation from the Chinese, on Friday Bloomberg reported that Preside.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 25th, 2018

China Heats Up Global Agricultural Real Estate Market

A Chinese tycoon’s purchase of vast wheat fields in France highlights China’s increasing acquisition of foreign farmland as the Asian giant seeks to keep up with its massive population’s growing appetite. With 1.4 .....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsFeb 25th, 2018

Integrated circuit technology advances continue to amaze, IC Insights finds

The success and proliferation of integrated circuits has largely hinged on the ability of IC manufacturers to continue offering more performance and functionality for the money, according to IC Insights. .....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesFeb 23rd, 2018

Some U.S. borrowers jailed over civil debts, ACLU report shows

Private debt collectors are partnering with local courts and prosecutors, using arrests and jail threats to try to force repayments, a r.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 21st, 2018

Are Chinese Banks Healthy?

It might be surprising… but today I’m going to recommend that you add some Chinese bank exposure to your portfolio. This sector was an unloved area for many investors between 2013–2016. It was a time of sharply rising debt in [R.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 21st, 2018

In Puerto Rico, a skirmish over how much debt the bankrupt island can handle

The U.S. territory’s new fiscal plan stirs worry over whether the federal aid package will help bondholders......»»

Category: topSource: washpostFeb 20th, 2018