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China in Charts…


Monday, October 19th, 2015

China has released GDP figures showing the Chinese economy grew at 6.9% last quarter. Beijing has forecast a 7% growth rate this year. 6.9% shows the well publicised slowdown whilst preserving the 7% target. How useful. President Xi Jinping arrives […]

Lessons on QE from America…


Tuesday, January 29th, 2013

If you’re going to take the QE, currency debasement path…. make sure your exporters benefit. The Federal Reserve meets today and tomorrow.   It is likely to continue with its $85bn a month of asset purchases (QE infinity) and according to […]