from Breakingviews:

China’s capital defences have sprung a major leak

October 22, 2014

By John Foley

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. 

from Breakingviews:

Hong Kong tycoons can be part of protest solution

October 21, 2014

By Una Galani

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from Breakingviews:

Review: The worst of both Mao and markets

By Guest Contributor
October 17, 2014

By Edward Chancellor

The author is a financial historian, journalist and investment strategist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Global Investing:

Strong dollar, weak oil and emerging markets growth

October 17, 2014

Many emerging economies have been banking on weaker currencies to revitalise economic growth.  Oil's 25 percent fall in dollar terms this year should also help. The problem however is the dollar's strength which is leading to a general tightening of monetary conditions worldwide, more so in countries where central banks are intervening to prevent their currencies from falling too much.

from Breakingviews:

Cheap oil is no tonic for sluggish Asian economies

October 17, 2014

By Andy Mukherjee

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from MacroScope:

Market selloff – blip or new crisis?

By Mike Peacock
October 16, 2014

A trader watches the screen in his terminal on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York

A two-day summit of EU and Asian leaders, which was going to be most notable for a meeting between the heads of Russia and Ukraine, risks being overtaken by financial market tremors which have spread worldwide.

from Breakingviews:

Real estate rescue may not help China’s developers

October 16, 2014

By John Foley

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

CICC loses a princeling, gains investment appeal

October 15, 2014

By John Foley

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from MacroScope:

ECB in the dock

By Mike Peacock
October 14, 2014

Protestors left some barbed wire in front of the euro sign landmark outside the headquarters of the ECB before its monthly news conference in Frankfurt

The European Court of Justice holds a first hearing on the legality of the European Central Bank's Outright Monetary Transactions programme. There won’t be anything definitive today but it serves to rekindle debate about the limits of the ECB’s powers.

from Breakingviews:

China’s Agile Property only the worst of the best

October 13, 2014

By John Foley

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.