from Breakingviews:

China’s “new normal” masks old anxieties

January 22, 2015

By John Foley 

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

from MacroScope:

Davos faces now customary global uncertainty

By Mike Peacock
January 21, 2015

Swiss special police officers observe the surrounding area from atop the roof of Davos Congress Hotel in Davos

The great and good are in Davos facing a rather uncertain landscape yet again (‘twas ever thus for the last seven years).

from Breakingviews:

Asian conglomerates lose plot in $10bln CITIC deal

January 21, 2015

By Una Galani

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

from Breakingviews:

China slowdown sets scene for urban struggle

January 20, 2015

By John Foley 

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

from MacroScope:

Ripples from ECB even before it acts

By Mike Peacock
January 20, 2015

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The prospect of dramatic European Central Bank action – coupled with the deflationary threat posed by a plunge in the price of oil and the pain it inflicts on oil producing countries – is putting the financial system under growing stress.

from Breakingviews:

Credit crackdown exposes flimsiness of China rally

January 19, 2015

By Peter Thal Larsen

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

from Breakingviews:

Milk slump sends warning on China consumer froth

January 14, 2015

By John Foley 

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

from MacroScope:

No inflation, not much growth

By Mike Peacock
January 6, 2015

A metal sculpture depicting a stock exchange chart is seen in the reception hall of the Athens Stock Exchange in Athens

Euro zone service sector PMI readings for December are unlikely to alter European Central Bank thinking about taking the ultimate policy leap and commencing a quantitative easing government bond-buying programme, possibly at its Jan. 22 meeting.

from Breakingviews:

Property default rattles China debt neighbourhood

January 5, 2015

By John Foley 

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

from Breakingviews:

China index: Ending the year without a bang

January 2, 2015

By Katrina Hamlin

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