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Apple iPhone Sales Decline in China Amid Huawei's Resurgence

In a recent market development, Apple Inc. has encountered a significant downturn in iPhone sales in China, marking a 30% ...


Forex Trading: Fears Of A ‘Lehman Moment’ in China Are On The Rise

The US dollar continued its remarkable streak, marking its fifth consecutive week of gains. This surge prompted an exodus from riskier assets like stocks and ...


Is BYD Eating Tesla’s Lunch In China?

The tech rally over early 2023 has been one of the main market stories of the year. Along with sizeable rallies in key indices such as the Nasdaq, individual stocks have been recording solid gains.


Will Chinese Stocks be the Winners of 2023?

Both the Shanghai Composite and the Hang Seng (Hong Kong index but many Chinese companies) are up on the year, 5.7% and 13.5% respectively. Will this strength in China stocks be a theme across 2023?


The cost of the Chinese "zero-Covid"

More than two months have passed since Russia attacked Ukraine. The expected impacts on Europe are known, and growth prospects have already suffered. They are even already expected by the markets, which fell by 8% ...


Chinese tech: Opportunities in the rollercoaster ride?

The recent volatility in Chinese tech giants has provided interesting trading opportunities. The internet giants are highly exposed to regulatory scrutiny, but could there be light ahead of the tunnel? ...


US had its first IPO from a Chinese company since October

The flow of mainland companies to New York came to an abrupt halt last summer, after the US Securities and Exchange Commission halted approvals of Chinese companies’ IPOs until they boosted disclosures about the ...


Could the slowdown in China create yuan volatility?

Forex market volatility is picking up, but one place it hasn’t is in the Chinese yuan. Could the recent PBOC rate cuts, impending Fed rate hike and slowing Chinese economy change that?

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Looking for a haven with yield in China bonds

After a strong year, Chinese government bonds remain an area of interest for investors seeking yields that go some way to offset inflation as well as a haven from the war in Ukraine.


China: national tech giants at bargain prices

Speculative frenzy in Chinese tech stocks is long over! That is, for most investors, but not Warren Buffet’s right-hand man, Charlie Munger, who recently invested in Alibaba. Could historically low valuations be a ...