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Mapping the middle market

3 March 2015

Mid-market firms play a vital economic role, supporting 169 million jobs and…

Asia’s welfare challenge

2 March 2015

Asia’s rapid economic rise lifted more than a billion people out of poverty but policymakers…

Progress on trade in 2015

27 February 2015

Four big international trade agreements are on the horizon in 2015, each with…

A future based on trade

19 February 2015

US exports have more than doubled in a decade, reaching USD2.28 trillion in 2013.…

What low oil prices mean

What low oil prices mean

19 February 2015

The oil price slump and the more dovish outlook for US interest rates have dramatically…

HSBC marks Mardi Gras

HSBC marks Mardi Gras

19 February 2015

HSBC Australia has decorated branches in Sydney with banners and rainbow flags to…

Emerging markets PMI

PMI at four-month high

Operating conditions in the Chinese manufacturing sector improved, according to the HSBC China Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index™. The index was 50.7 in February, up from both the Flash reading of 50.1, and January's figure of 49.7.





China and the renminbi

Where now for the renminbi?

27 February 2015

We expect the renminbi (RMB) to continue becoming more market-oriented, with the Chinese…

Growing links with Guangdong

Growing links with Guangdong

23 January 2015

The key to long-term growth in Guangdong, China’s most populous province, could lie…

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Renminbi timeline

2 January 2015

China’s economic growth and liberalisation are leading to increasing international use of its currency, the renminbi. We chart some of the recent milestones.

RMB: moving forward

RMB: moving forward

12 May 2014

The renminbi is used by one fifth of the world’s population. Outside of China it remains little known, compared with the US dollar or euro. Helen Wong, Chief Executive Officer, HSBC China, explains why that is changing fast.

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