China Data Credit to GDP Ratio Hits Record

China Data Credit to GDP Ratio Hits Record






China’s credit-to-GDP gap reached 30.1 percent in the first quarter of 2016, its highest level ever and far above the 10 percent level associated with banking risks, the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) said in a quarterly report released late Sunday. It gave China a red signal, a level it said was intended to indicate […]






China Invests in Innovation

China Invests in Innovation






China Invests in Innovation The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) said China will set up around 40 national manufacturing innovation centers by 2025. In detail, the centers will be devoted to information technology, intelligent manufacturing, new materials and biomedicine. The MIIT has promiseto improve the intellectual property management system to promote cooperation and […]






China is About Innovation

China is About Innovation






Ranked 25th in 2016, up from 29th a year ago, this year’s Global Innovation Index (GII) ranking mirrors China’s improved performance in this domain, WIPO Director General Francis Gurry explained. “This is in keeping with all the developments that we have seen in China in recent years, including the use of innovation as a major […]






China Economy Stable Without Printing Money

China Economy Stable Without Printing Money






China Economy Stable Without Printing Money Economic growth held steady at 6.7 percent in the second quarter, the lowest level since the 2009 global financial crisis but still within the government’s target range of 6.5-7 percent for 2016. Amid downward economic pressure, China has resisted the temptation of temporary fixes like aggressive monetary easing. Instead, […]






Saudi Stock Market Easing Restrictions on Foreign Investment

Saudi Stock Market Easing Restrictions on Foreign Investment






Saudi Stock Market Easing Restrictions on Foreign Investment Ownership limits and minimum qualifications for overseas institutions will be eased next month Saudi Arabia will ease restrictions on foreign investment in its securities markets next month, sooner than previously indicated, in an effort to attract more institutional money into its exchange, the regulator said Wednesday. With […]






HANG SENG INDEX (INDEXHANGSENG:HSI) Trading Outlook

HANG SENG INDEX (INDEXHANGSENG:HSI) Trading Outlook






HANG SENG INDEX (INDEXHANGSENG:HSI) Trading Outlook HEFFX Notes Hang Seng Index Overall, the bias in prices is: Upwards. Short term: Prices are moving. Intermediate term: Prices are trending. Note: this chart shows extraordinary price action to the upside. By the way, prices are vulnerable to a correction towards 21,300.52. The projected upper bound is: 23,196.35. The […]






China is Stable and Growing

China is Stable and Growing






China is Stable and Growing China’s consumer price index (CPI) grew 1.8 percent year on year in July, virtually unchanged from 1.9 percent in June, while the producer price index (PPI), which measures costs of goods at the factory gate, dropped 1.7 percent, the National Bureau of Statistics announced Tuesday. Inflation remained benign, with no […]






SSE Composite Index (SHA:000001) HEFFX Trading Outlook

SSE Composite Index (SHA:000001) HEFFX Trading Outlook






SSE Composite Index (SHA:000001) HEFFX Trading Outlook HEFFX SSE Composite Index Notes Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways. Short term: Prices are stalling. Intermediate term: Prices are ranging. The projected upper bound is: 3,059.45. The projected lower bound is: 2,888.94. The projected closing price is: 2,974.19. SSE Composite Index closed up 17.893 at 2,971.279. […]






Wanda Cinema Line Corp (SHE:002739) Keeps Growing

Wanda Cinema Line Corp (SHE:002739) Keeps Growing






Wanda Cinema Line Corp (SHE:002739) Keeps Growing Wanda Cinema Line Co., Ltd (Wanda Cinemas) has announced its plans to wholly purchase Mtime.com, China’s most influential online media outlet and e-commerce service platform for films. The move marks the significant transition of Wanda Cinemas from a traditional cinema operator to an Internet-ready company that integrates its […]






HEFFX Shanghai Trading Outlook SSE Composite Index (SHA:000001)

HEFFX Shanghai Trading Outlook SSE Composite Index (SHA:000001)






HEFFX Shanghai Trading Outlook SSE Composite Index (SHA:000001) SSE COMPOSITE closed down -0.323 at 3,049.844. Volume was 100% below average (consolidating) and Bollinger Bands were 34% narrower than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 3,049.8443,049.8443,049.8443,049.844 0 Technical Outlook Short Term: Neutral Intermediate Term: Bullish Long Term: Bearish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period Close: 3,038.40 2,931.38 […]






The Changing Face of the Chinese Economy

The Changing Face of the Chinese Economy






The Changing Face of the Chinese Economy As of Monday, 1,796 Chinese listed companies have released their preliminary half-year results, with 63 percent of them reporting net profit growth, while 449 seeing profits go up by at least 50 percent, according to data given by financial service provider Wind. Performances were split. Emerging industries such […]






Understanding China’s Bond Market

Understanding China’s Bond Market






Understanding China’s Bond Market The bond market of the Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) maintains a rapid growth these years, through the integration of all aspects of resources and intensified marketing efforts. The number of bonds listed, the amount of debt outstanding and the transaction volume have achieved significant breakthroughs. As of 31th, Dec., 2012, the […]






China Economic Outlook

China Economic Outlook






China Economic Outlook Chinese Premier Li Keqiang Friday had a deep discussion about the new driving forces in China’s economic transition in Session II of the “1+6” roundtable meeting at Fanghua Villa, Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing. The participants are World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde, WTO Director-General Roberto […]






The Strength of Shanghai International Financial Center

The Strength of Shanghai International Financial Center






The Strength of Shanghai International Financial Center As the economic center of China, Shanghai has always been the epitome of China’s reform and opening up, and a pioneer of China’s modernization, and its achievements have impressed the whole world. Particularly, it has its own strength in making itself an international financial center. Currently, the value […]






Overview of China’s Economic Development

Overview of China’s Economic Development






Overview of China’s Economic Development China has scored tremendous economic achievements in the last three decades since the adoption of reform and opening-up, reflected by its significantly higher economic strength, international standing and influence. China is currently integrated into the world economy, becoming an indispensable part of economic globalization and regional development. 1. Economic scale […]






SSE Composite Index(SHA:000001) Trading Outlook

SSE Composite Index(SHA:000001) Trading Outlook






SSE Index closed down -28.753 at 2,988.094. Volume was 6% below average (neutral) and Bollinger Bands were 2% narrower than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 3,000.3263,001.5512,983.8812,988.09416,898,685,952 Technical Outlook Short Term: Overbought Intermediate Term: Bullish Long Term: Bearish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period Close: 2,961.92 2,896.56 3,105.08 Volatility: 14 21 35 Volume: 18,807,562,240 15,222,272,000 22,039,187,456 […]






SSE Composite Index (SHA:000001) Trading Outlook

SSE Composite Index (SHA:000001) Trading Outlook






SSE COMPOSITE closed up 45.021 at 2,887.210. Volume was 8% below average (neutral) and Bollinger Bands were 31% narrower than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 2,814.6932,894.2642,811.7812,887.210 166,671 Technical Outlook Short Term: Neutral Intermediate Term: Bullish Long Term: Bearish Moving Averages: 10-period 50-period 200-period Close: 2,905.38 2,925.92 3,133.88 Volatility: 30 22 42 Volume: 160,909 160,693 […]






US Dollar ($) ⇨ Chinese Yuan (CN¥) (USDCNY) Trading Outlook

US Dollar ($) ⇨ Chinese Yuan (CN¥) (USDCNY) Trading Outlook






Momentum is a general term used to describe the speed at which prices move over a given time period. Generally, changes in momentum tend to lead to changes in prices. This expert shows the current values of four popular momentum indicators. Stochastic Oscillator One method of interpreting the Stochastic Oscillator is looking for overbought areas […]






China Still is Dubai’s #1 Trading Partner

China Still is Dubai’s #1 Trading Partner






China Still is Dubai’s #1 Trading Partner China topped Dubai’s trading partners with bi-lateral trade totaling 39-B dirham (US$10.6-B) in Q-1 of Y 2016, Dubai Customs said Monday. India followed in 2nd place with 24-B dirham (US$6.5-B) worth of trade. The United States came 3rd with 22-B dirham (US$6-B). China became Dubai’s biggest trade partner […]






The Week Ahead SSE Composite Index (SHA:000001)

The Week Ahead SSE Composite Index (SHA:000001)






The Week Ahead SSE Composite Index (SHA:000001) Shayne Heffernan takes a look at the week ahead in China. SSE Index closed down -8.886 at 2,927.159. Volume was 22% below average (neutral) and Bollinger Bands were 36% narrower than normal. Open High Low Close Volume___ 2,932.3762,937.9862,908.3672,927.15914,304,607,232 Technical Outlook Short Term: Overbought Intermediate Term: Bullish Long Term: […]






China Implements Fx Trading Reforms

China Implements Fx Trading Reforms






China Implements Fx Trading Reforms $USDCNY The RMB Yuan is facing renewed devaluation pressure over expectations of a US Fed rate hike, but a large RMB Yuan devaluation is unlikely as China continues its market-oriented Fx (foreign exchange) reform. The central parity rate, or the fixing rate of the Chinese currency, had been weakening since […]






US RMB Yuan Trading, Clearing Advocates Rally the Need

US RMB Yuan Trading, Clearing Advocates Rally the Need






US RMB Yuan Trading, Clearing Advocates Rally the Need The US market’s USD-centric approach is changing with the RMB Yuan becoming more internationalized. The heads of a US working group formed to push use of the Chinese currency in the United States claim that expanding RMB trading and clearing there will help both the Chinese […]