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Smart Stock Investors Will Watch The Dollar In Uncertain Times

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 23, 2020 4:00:00 PM / by Jimmy Zhu posted in Media Updates, 2020

Many factors, including companies' earnings, economic data, central bank policies and capital flows, can drive a stock's value when uncertainties rise.


Why Are Investors Not Rushing To Stocks Even As Helicopter Money Is Coming?

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 19, 2020 10:00:00 AM / by Jimmy Zhu posted in Media Updates, 2020

The U.S. Federal Reserve has announced a large scale policy stimulus in past days, but it failed to ease the fears in global financial markets.


China's Targeted Measures Seen More Effective Than Global Rate Cuts To Fight The Virus

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 14, 2020 6:30:00 PM / by Jimmy Zhu posted in Media Updates, 2020

The People's Bank of China's targeted reserve requirement ratio (RRR) cuts announced on Friday reflect the importance of stabilising the nation's labour market.


Chinese Trade Figures Prove Yuan's Safe-Haven Status Amid Virus Epidemic

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 7, 2020 8:00:00 PM / by Jimmy Zhu posted in Media Updates, 2020

China's trade figures for the first two months of 2020 suggest that external demand would become more challenging due to the global spread of the coronavirus.


Global Stocks Extend Steep Fall On Coronavirus Fears, What For?

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 27, 2020 2:00:00 PM / by Jimmy Zhu posted in Media Updates, 2020

Our Chief Strategist, Jimmy Zhu shares his take on the effect of Coronavirus fears on global stocks - this includes the heavy sell-off in the global stock markets appearing only this week despite the novel coronavirus outbreak having lasted for a month.


Gradual Resumption Dilutes Fears of Severe Damage to Supply Chain

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 23, 2020 9:00:00 PM / by Jimmy Zhu posted in Media Updates, 2020

The worry that the global supply chain, especially that of the auto industry, would be severely damaged by the sudden strike of the coronavirus, is being gradually mitigated as the world's second-largest economy steadily guides companies to resume operation with policy supports and boosting consumption.


China Expected to Further Ease Monetary Policy in Fight Against Coronavirus

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 7, 2020 10:30:00 PM / by Jimmy Zhu posted in Media Updates, 2020

The People's Bank of China said that it will step up financial support to crucial sectors hit hard by the coronavirus.


Shanghai Stocks Sell-Off May Be Overdone As Fear Overrides Fundamentals

[fa icon="calendar'] Feb 5, 2020 4:04:04 PM / by Jimmy Zhu posted in Media Updates, 2020

The first trading day after the lunar New Year did not do well for China as the Shanghai Composite Index slid by 7.72%, while the Chinese yuan lost more than 1 percent versus the U.S. dollar.


China's GDP Per Capita Is Now Over $10,000. What Does It Mean For The Economy?

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 3, 2020 11:00:00 PM / by Jimmy Zhu posted in Media Updates, 2020

China’s efforts to improve economic productivity through various economic and financial reforms are paying off as the country’s GDP per capita grossed over USD10,000.


China's RRR Cut Seen To Boost Growth More Than Liquidity Management

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 2, 2020 2:22:44 PM / by Jimmy Zhu posted in Media Updates, 2020


It only took hours before the New Year for the People’s Bank of China to deliver the first rate cut of 2020.