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Investors optimistic on hedge funds in 2018

Investors have renewed optimism regarding hedge funds in 2018, after a strong year for risk assets globally, a new survey has shown.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2018/2/22 20:48:48

Chinese telecom companies lead WDM Metro equipment market in 2017

Chinese hi-tech telecommunications companies, such as Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. (Huawei) and ZTE Corporation (ZTE) lead the billion-US-dollar fiber-optic market of wavelength-division multiplexing (WDM) Metro equipment in 2017, a market research firm said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/22 16:18:22

Investors still keen on gold

Despite mixed performance for the international gold price during the Spring Festival holidays, Chinese investors are still holding an "optimistic" view on the prospects of the gold market in the lunar Year of the Dog, the Xinhua News Agency reported on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/21 21:13:39

Central bank lends $62.13b via MLF; rates unchanged

China's central bank said on Tuesday it had injected 393 billion yuan ($62.13 billion) into the financial system via one-year medium-term lending facility (MLF) loans.
Source: Reuters | 2018/2/13 21:33:40

Chinese firms forecast to sell more dollar bonds

Chinese companies are expected to raise more funds in the global dollar bond market this year after robust issuance in 2017, even as inflation fears trigger speculation that major central banks might raise interest rates more aggressively.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/2/13 17:53:39

Cryptocurrency traders to launch lawsuit against Coincheck

A group of cryptocurrency traders will file a lawsuit against Coincheck Inc on Thursday over last month's theft of $530 million in digital money from the Tokyo-based exchange, a lawyer representing the claimants said.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/2/13 17:48:40

Stocks extend rebound as global markets find footing

Chinese stocks rebounded on Tuesday as global equity markets appeared to regain some footing after last week's heavy sell-off. Sentiment was also aided by signs of government support and record bank lending in January.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/2/13 17:48:40

Taking first step of foreign investment: Chia Tai Conti

Located in the Shekou Industrial Zone of Shenzhen, where property and financial services companies are gathered, a manufacturing company occupying 23,064 square meters stands out. That's not only because of the space it takes at such an expensive site but also because of its historic significance – the first solely foreign-funded company in the Chinese mainland.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/12 21:08:40

Drastic stock market fluctuation reveals investors' immaturity

Chinese mainland stocks rebounded on Monday following an extremely volatile week.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/12 20:28:39

Holiday drives up gold demand

Domestic consumption of gold has increased ahead of the Chinese Lunar new year holidays, as many see the precious metal as both an ideal gift and a sound investment.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/11 22:03:39

PBC skips open market operations

The People's Bank of China (PBC), the central bank, suspended open market operations for the 13th consecutive working day on Sunday, citing sufficient liquidity in the banking system.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/11 21:38:40

Return of talent enriches southern city

After a decade working in Silicon Valley, northern California, Xiao Jing, a Chinese scientist specializing in artificial intelligence (AI) technologies, decided to come back to China, and Shenzhen became his new home.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/11 21:13:40

Stocks fall on 'bulls kill bulls' exit stampede

Chinese stocks suffered their worst day in almost two years on Friday, with the blue-chip led carnage dragging the markets into correction territory after steep falls overnight in US stocks.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/2/11 19:33:39

China gives new incentives to drive quality coal

China plans to increase high-quality coal supply by allowing mines to boost capacity if they shut outdated production processes, the latest effort by authorities to further streamline the industry and stabilize coal prices.
Source: Reuters-Global Times | 2018/2/11 19:28:40

China unveils sensitive industries for outbound investment

The National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), China's top economic planner, on Sunday released a catalogue of the so-called “sensitive” industries for outbound investment for 2018. The catalogue will take effective from March 1.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/11 19:28:39

Crude oil futures to boost China's pricing power, cautiously

China will launch crude oil futures on March 26, as the world's second largest economy moves to gain pricing power over commodities.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/10 23:07:46

IMF official warns of youth unemployment, social tensions in Arab world

Arab youth unemployment is the highest in the world, said International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde here on Saturday, warning of dissatisfaction and a rise in social tensions.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/10 23:05:19

China to launch yuan-denominated crude futures

China will launch a long-awaited crude oil futures contract on March 26, the country's securities regulator said on Friday, a move that Chinese analysts hoped might eventually see the formation of a globally influential crude futures market.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/10 19:53:39