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Tag Archives: Shanghai

Chinese Banks pull in claws! AgBank 2011 results still up 29%

The Bank reported profits of $19.3 bln or RMB (CnY)122bln for the full year despite significant headwinds as the CBRC asked the top 4 Chinese Banks to redenominate another CnY … Continue reading

March 25, 2012 · 1 Comment

This week’s investment banking buzz and inspiration | Deal Insight – Early Edition (Presidents’ Day)

Do read our stories on the change at Goldman and the UPS buzz if you forgot to switch ont he computer on the weekend. which continues late into tuesday morning … Continue reading

February 19, 2012

Chinese Media companies prefer public capital | China Insight

Both Xinhua net and People’s Daily the state mouthpiece are loking at a $100 mln IPO in the domestic Shanghia market, though the Shenzhen exchange is also doing $4 tln … Continue reading

January 16, 2012 · 3 Comments

The Global downward spiral: S&P takes on the political chicanery, 'Oil takes after Iran', China's not buying

S&P Warning to Europe S&P insured itself against trusting the flow of discussions that Merkozy put on everyone”s table on Monday with a surprise Ratings Watch announcement for the 17 … Continue reading

December 6, 2011 · 1 Comment

China comes ahead of the inflation curve | Econo-insight China

Though the minimum in PMI is just about to be reached, a lowly 47-8 in manufacturing(Composite still 49), keeping China shuddering at the implosion in Exports and Europe continued with … Continue reading

December 3, 2011 · 3 Comments

China: Luxury retail and HK property prices

Aside #1: Most of the FT reporting on China is a smattering of China’s statistics with no feet on the ground ( from the diagnosis with due apologies to any … Continue reading

December 2, 2011 · 5 Comments

Japan's tragedy kicks up the yen | Advantage Economics

In the most bizarre of global trade fulcrums, resting on a export led Japanese economy, the almost-nuclear tragedy post Tsunami has apparently caused a rise in the yen based on … Continue reading

March 21, 2011 · 1 Comment

The China puzzle is an easy one | Advantage zyaada

The grave concerns holding the world to ransom and precipitating large action on minor inflections in Ireland and Korea ppossibly would be  a result of the growth economists in awe … Continue reading

November 23, 2010 · 2 Comments

It is finally happening in China | Advantage zyaada

The post starts below in bold..opening with A statistical break to set the context –  FOR a review of the new Global order as WEF and G-20 try to see … Continue reading

November 16, 2010 · 3 Comments

Revitalising Housing | Laying a global foundation

Home in the USA Over and above the $180 billion paid out to AIg to bail out its portfolio of illiquid low priced securities, AIG is still on the verge … Continue reading

March 11, 2010