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RMB Will Continue To Appreciate, But Expect Greater Volatility

RMB Will Continue To Appreciate, But Expect Greater Volatility

February 25, 2014

The author is chief China economist at Capital Economics Mark Williams The recent abrupt fall in the RMB is best seen as a salvo in a battle between policymakers who believe that China’s currency is close to its fair value and market participants who don't.

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Hank Greenberg: U.S. And China Must Jointly Manage Asia Pacific

Hank Greenberg: U.S. And China Must Jointly Manage Asia Pacific

By Staff Writer | May 15, 2013

In this special edition of China Money Network, listen to former chairman and CEO of AIG, Hank Greenberg, discuss how the U.S. and China should jointly manage the Asia Pacific region, the transition of China's economic model, and China Development Bank's failed investment in San Fransisco. Hank Greenberg answered questions from former Morgan Stanley chief […]

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Tristen Langley: Start-ups Within Chinese Internet Companies Generate Great Value

Tristen Langley: Start-ups Within Chinese Internet Companies Generate Great Value

By Staff Writer | May 6, 2013

In this episode of China Money Podcast, co-founder of Amalfi Capital, Tristen Langley, talks with our host, Nina Xiang, on Alibaba Group's US$586 million acquisition of an 18% stake of Sina's Weibo, her investment firm's winning and losing bets, and the future challenges facing China's e-commerce industry. Listen to the full-interview in the audio podcast, […]

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Bluford Putnam: No Hyperinflation Like The 1970s This Time Around

Bluford Putnam: No Hyperinflation Like The 1970s This Time Around

By Staff Writer | May 1, 2013

In this episode of China Money Podcast, guest Bluford Putnam, chief economist at the CME Group, talks with Nina Xiang about his forecast for when the Fed will stop asset-buying programs, raise interest rates, and their impact on China. He also explains why investors do not need to worry about inflation even after the biggest […]

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Richard Herd: China Likely To Further Tighten Its Property Sector Later This Year

Richard Herd: China Likely To Further Tighten Its Property Sector Later This Year

By Staff Writer | April 16, 2013

In this episode of China Money Podcast, guest Richard Herd, head of China research at the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (the OECD), talks with Nina Xiang about OECD's 2013 China Economic Survey. He explaines why the OECD believes that China will overtake the U.S. as the largest economy in 2016; why the Chinese […]

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ANZ Warns Of Bubble Burst In Hong Kong's Residential Property Market

ANZ Warns Of Bubble Burst In Hong Kong's Residential Property Market

By Staff Writer | April 2, 2013

In this episode of China Money Podcast, our host Nina Xiang reviews the latest news from the week of March 25 to April 1, 2013. – China's official PMI (Purchasing Managers' Index) number rebounded significantly in March, consistent with the rebound shown in the HSBC PMI released earlier. The statistic further supports the view that […]

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Simon Eckersley: HAO Capital-Invested Chinese Medical Equipment Maker Eyes Major Acquisitions

Simon Eckersley: HAO Capital-Invested Chinese Medical Equipment Maker Eyes Major Acquisitions

By Staff Writer | March 25, 2013

In this episode of China Money Podcast, founder and CEO of Beijing-headquartered, US$500 million-under-management HAO Capital, Simon Eckersley, talks with our host, Nina Xiang, on HAO Capital's investments in the healthcare and environmental protection sectors, the firm's plans for future fundraising, and some key methods it uses to help portfolio companies grow. Listen to the […]

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Daan van Aert: Logistic Warehouses And Car Parks Present Best Property Investment Opportunities In China

Daan van Aert: Logistic Warehouses And Car Parks Present Best Property Investment Opportunities In China

By Staff Writer | March 18, 2013

In this episode of China Money Podcast, head of non-listed real estate Asia in APG, one of the largest pension fund asset managers in the world with assets under management of approximately €325 billion, Daan van Aert, discusses with our host, Nina Xiang, APG's investments in China such as car parks and logistic warehouses, his […]

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Tony Hsu: Invest Like Warren Buffett With A Chinese Twist

Tony Hsu: Invest Like Warren Buffett With A Chinese Twist

By Staff Writer | March 11, 2013

In this episode of China Money Podcast, Dalton Investments' Shanghai-based portfolio manager, Tony Hsu, explains to our host, Nina Xiang, how to execute the playbook of Warren Buffett in China, the reasons why Dalton's Asian equity strategy has consistently beat the market and his outlook for the markets in 2013. Listen to the full interview […]

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Antoine Dréan: Secondary Transactions Of Chinese PE Fund Stakes Among LPs Will Double In 2013

Antoine Dréan: Secondary Transactions Of Chinese PE Fund Stakes Among LPs Will Double In 2013

By Staff Writer | March 4, 2013

In this episode of China Money Podcast, founder and CEO of Palico, Antoine Dréan, shares what he sees the fundraising environment will be for China-focused private equity funds this year, and why secondary transactions of Chinese private equity fund stakes among Limited Partners (LPs) will likely double in 2013. Listen to the full interview in […]

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Bei Fu: China's Property Sector Will Stay Steady In 2013

Bei Fu: China's Property Sector Will Stay Steady In 2013

By Staff Writer | February 22, 2013

In this episode of China Money Podcast, S&P analyst Bei Fu discusses the outlook for China's property sector, potential policy moves and property sales predictions. She made the following comments during a teleconference call held by Standard & Poors. Listen to the full interview in the audio podcast, or read an summary below. Will China's […]

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Feng Shui For Heng Seng Index And Chinese Markets Points To A Mixed Bag In 2013

Feng Shui For Heng Seng Index And Chinese Markets Points To A Mixed Bag In 2013

By Staff Writer | February 12, 2013

In this special Chinese New Year's edition of China Money Network, we look at the fortunes of the Chinese stock market and various zodiac signs in the year of Black Water Snake, 2013. Asian brokerage firm CLSA Asia-Pacific Markets released its Feng Shui Index in 2013. The tongue-in-cheek index points to a strong first half […]

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Paul Gillis: Three Accounting Frauds Most Chinese Companies Use To Cheat Foreign Investors

Paul Gillis: Three Accounting Frauds Most Chinese Companies Use To Cheat Foreign Investors

By Staff Writer | February 5, 2013

In this episode of China Money Podcast, guest Paul Gillis, professor of accounting at the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University in Beijing, discusses Caterpillar's US$580 million write-down in its acquisition of Zhengzhou Siwei. Prof. Gillis explains the three most common accounting tactics Chinese companies use to cheat and defraud foreign investors, and what […]

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Chenggang Jerry Wu: Shakedown In China's Clean Tech Sector Near End, May Be A Good Time To Invest

Chenggang Jerry Wu: Shakedown In China's Clean Tech Sector Near End, May Be A Good Time To Invest

By Staff Writer | January 28, 2013

In this episode of China Money Podcast, guest Chenggang Jerry Wu, principal investment officer of IFC's (International Finance Corporation) climate change fund, discusses IFC's commitment to Chinese private equity funds in the climate change sector, the new opportunities arising from China's pollution treatment efforts, and what he looks for in a first-time fund manager. Listen […]

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Sam Gupta: Ripe Arbitrage Opportunity In Potential Indian Banking Sector Consolidation

Sam Gupta: Ripe Arbitrage Opportunity In Potential Indian Banking Sector Consolidation

By Staff Writer | January 21, 2013

In this episode of China Money Podcast, guest Sam Gupta, CEO of Grand Trunk Capital, explains why he is bullish on the Indian economy and markets, why Indian banks will consolidate in the next two years, and the reason why he prefers to work with the management team. Listen to the full interview in the […]

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Chen Zhiwu: Be Prepared For A Fiscal Crisis In China Within Three Years

Chen Zhiwu: Be Prepared For A Fiscal Crisis In China Within Three Years

By Staff Writer | January 14, 2013

In this episode of China Money Podcast, guest Prof. Chen Zhiwu, professor of finance at Yale University, discusses why he is an overall pessimist when it comes to China's long-term economic prospects, why he is worried about the economic spillover from China and Japan's dispute over Diaoyu Island for 2013, and why he thinks inflation […]

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China's QDLP May Prove A Boon To Foreign Hedge Funds In Fundraising

China's QDLP May Prove A Boon To Foreign Hedge Funds In Fundraising

By Staff Writer | January 7, 2013

In this episode of China Money Podcast, listen to Kevin Carter, co-founder and CEO of California-based Baochuan Capital Management, and Kenny Li, CEO of Shanghai-based KKM Capital discuss the pros and cons of international hedge funds investing in China's A-share market through the QFII program; and how international hedge funds can raise money from China's […]

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