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How Low Can Kazakhstan’s Tenge Go?
December 15, 2015
How Low Can Kazakhstan’s Tenge Go?
Astana sees its currency hit a new low and ponders gas below $37 a barrel.
How Low Can Kazakhstan’s Tenge Go?
Kazakhstan’s Currency Troubles: Ruble, Oil and Yuan
August 19, 2015
Kazakhstan’s Currency Troubles: Ruble, Oil and Yuan
The tenge is pushing the upper limit of the country’s trading band.
Kazakhstan’s Currency Troubles: Ruble, Oil and Yuan
Ruble Collapse a Problem for Central Asia
December 21, 2014
Ruble Collapse a Problem for Central Asia
The steep declines in Russia’s currency pose major dilemmas for the countries of Central Asia.
Ruble Collapse a Problem for Central Asia
March 12, 2013
Mexico Cuts Interest Rate, China Talks Currency War
With Mexico cutting rates, China’s Commerce Minister warns about the depreciation of major currencies.
Mexico Cuts Interest Rate, China Talks Currency War
China's Yuan: Can it Challenge the Dollar?
February 27, 2013
China's Yuan: Can it Challenge the Dollar?
China’s economy is now second to only the United States. Can its currency rise to a similar stature?
China's Yuan: Can it Challenge the Dollar?
Understanding the
February 23, 2013
Understanding the "Currency War" Talk
“…currency manipulation is only one tactic in a much larger strategic goal…”
Understanding the "Currency War" Talk
The Dollar's Limited Reprieve
January 24, 2013
The Dollar's Limited Reprieve
Failure to raise the debt ceiling would have been catastrophic for both the U.S. and global economy. Investors should take note.
The Dollar's Limited Reprieve
BRICS: The World's New Banker?
November 27, 2012
BRICS: The World's New Banker?
Some of the world’s most dynamic economies are considering the creation of their own development bank and bailout fund.
BRICS: The World's New Banker?
The Australian Dollar: A Global Currency?
November 27, 2012
The Australian Dollar: A Global Currency?
Australia’s dollar by 2015 could become an official global reserve currency.
The Australian Dollar: A Global Currency?
A U.S.-China “Trade War”: Time to Abolish a Silly Notion
October 31, 2012
A U.S.-China “Trade War”: Time to Abolish a Silly Notion
Would either nation want to take the risk? Is the term “trade war” obsolete?
A U.S.-China “Trade War”: Time to Abolish a Silly Notion
Gold Regains its Glitter
October 02, 2012
Gold Regains its Glitter
Investing in the precious metal polarizes investors – but its price looks set to rise regardless.
Gold Regains its Glitter
September 28, 2012
The Dollar Trap: China’s Misunderstood Foreign Exchange Reserves
"...they really are not much use for a domestic financial crisis or as a weapon against the U.S..."
The Dollar Trap: China’s Misunderstood Foreign Exchange Reserves
Burma's Economic Reboot Marches On
August 29, 2012
Burma's Economic Reboot Marches On
Will currency reform bring Burma one step closer to creating a modern, stable economy?
Burma's Economic Reboot Marches On
Bloomberg: Stop Blaming China
November 08, 2010
Bloomberg: Stop Blaming China
New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg takes a swipe at the US Congress and China bashing during Hong Kong trip.
Bloomberg: Stop Blaming China
March 15, 2010
Fighting Talk
Are Sino-US tensions reminiscent of pre-World War I days? Some people think so.
Fighting Talk
Can China Manage Its Economy?
January 21, 2010
Can China Manage Its Economy?
John D. Van Fleet thinks so, arguing that while the risks are real, some of the claims made by sceptics are suspect.
Can China Manage Its Economy?
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