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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 […]

Mervyn King – Raining on Mark Carney’s Parade.


Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

Mervyn King – Raining on Mark Carney’s Parade? What is it with Central Bankers?¬† Why do they have to deliver really important changes in policy at speeches that not many are taking notice of? Last¬†July, Mario Draghi delivered his “whatever-it-takes-Dirty-Harry” […]