Trump, trade and jobs

Protectionism is not the answer to the stress in the US labour market, says Douglas Lippoldt.

China steps up

China is set to play a more prominent role on the global stage, says Stuart Gulliver.

Trade finance in a changing world

Digital technology could make international trade safer and quicker, says Douglas Flint.

The changing face of exports

A new HSBC report predicts that services will account for a quarter of global trade by 2030.

Services industries boost trade

Services trade is likely to remain a bright spot for exporters, according to a new HSBC report.

The Trump effect on the rules of engagement

The President-elect’s policies could change the global economic order, argues Stephen King.

Don’t fear China’s overseas acquisitions

Gordon French on the drivers behind China's record-high overseas acquisitions.

Understanding the tech consumer

New technologies are reshaping consumer behaviour. Businesses may need to adapt as a result.

China’s transition

China’s economic transition offers opportunities for global businesses, says Stuart Gulliver.

China paves road to growth

China’s infrastructure plans could present opportunities for international companies.