from MacroScope:

Fed on horns of not-so-bullish dilemma: markets or economy?

August 25, 2015

The Federal Reserve increasingly looks stuck on the horns of a not-so-bullish dilemma: should it pay attention to global developments in financial markets, which argue for pause, or should it focus squarely on U.S. economic data, which suggest the time is nigh to hike?

from The Great Debate:

China’s stock market is like a casino, and that’s what attracts some investors

By Wade Shepard
August 19, 2015

A man walks past the Big Wheel inside a new casino following the completion of the second phrase of construction at the Galaxy Macau resort in Macau

A man walks past the Big Wheel inside a new casino following the completion of the second phrase of construction at the Galaxy Macau resort in Macau, China, May 26, 2015. REUTERS/Bobby Yip

from The Great Debate:

When the stock bubble burst, did it take the rest of China with it?

By Wade Shepard
August 11, 2015

An investor looks at an electric board showing stock information at a brokerage house in Haikou

An investor looks at an electric board showing stock information at a brokerage house in Haikou, Hainan province, China, August 11, 2015. REUTERS/Stringer

from The Great Debate:

North Korea’s very bad year and China’s role in it

By Andray Abrahamian
July 22, 2015

File photo shows a picture of North Korea's founder Kim Il-sung on a building in the capital Pyongyang

A picture of North Korea's founder Kim Il-sung decorates a building in the capital Pyongyang in this October 5, 2011 file photo. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj/Files

from Breakingviews:

Chinese stock markets need more than lip service

June 30, 2015

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

from Breakingviews:

China’s stock boom is not so different this time

June 17, 2015

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

from Expert Zone:

One year on: Modi, reforms and markets

By Aviral Gupta
May 25, 2015

(Any opinions expressed here are those of the author and not necessarily those of Thomson Reuters)

from Expert Zone:

The road ahead for Indian markets

By Aviral Gupta
May 11, 2015

(Any opinions expressed here are those of the author and not necessarily those of Thomson Reuters)

from Expert Zone:

India Markets Weekahead: Spring clean your portfolio and buy pedigree stocks

By Ambareesh Baliga
May 3, 2015

(Any opinions expressed here are those of the author and not necessarily those of Thomson Reuters)

from Breakingviews:

Wobbly stock markets are in thrall to central banks

By Edward Hadas
March 11, 2015

By Edward Hadas

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