Xi Jinping

Focus Turns to China While the politics of Europe and the US have been the main market focus over the last two years, the focus is now turning east as the Chinese Communist Party Congress convenes its twice-a-decade meeting. The primary purpose of the congress is to elect new political leaders and discuss policy for the next five-year period. T...

2017-10-22 James Harte Read more
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Chinese Downgrade Dominating Markets Over the past week, the key story dominating currency market has been the downgrading of China’s credit rating by ratings service Moody’s. The cut, which is the first downgrade since 1989, now sees China’s credit rating sitting at Aa3 from A1 previously. Moody’s also lowered their outlook for the world’s se...

2017-07-26 James Harte Read more