Hillary Clinton lands soft punches on Wall Street

October 8, 2015

The White House hopeful has unveiled a slew of ideas for reining in financial excess. Initiatives like imposing risk fees on big banks and improving hedge fund reporting won’t win many friends in the industry. But they’re manageable blows that Wall Street could roll with.

Myanmar forms centre of economic love triangle

December 1, 2011

A visit from Hillary Clinton marks the end of Myanmar’s pariah status, but there is much work to be done before the country can offer investors sustainable returns. With the United States, China and India all jockeying for position, capital flows may come too quickly.