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China

Orbex Market Flash

Fears of a slowdown in China were renewed this week as the latest economic data highlighted further contraction. Industrial profits slowed to 3.6% YoY in October, down from 4.1% over the prior month. Year to date growth now stands at 13.6%… Read More

Orbex Market Flash

During high-level talks between Chinese and US officials in Washington last week, it was freedom of navigation that stole the limelight as trade disputes were relegated. Washington urged Beijing to cease its militarisation of the disputed … Read More

Orbex Market Flash

Highest Outflows of 2018 in October The latest foreign exchange reserve data for China shows the greatest monthly drop of 2018 over October. FX reserves in China fell from $3.087 trillion to $3.053 trillion highlighting the scale of… Read More

Orbex Market Flash

After the heavy declines seen in recent weeks, investors were relieved to see equity markets rallying strongly this week in response to the news of a potential trade deal between China and the US. The source of the optimism was a tweet… Read More