The RMB’s final frontier

Measures by China have put the renminbi on a path to becoming a truly global currency.

A sea change in trade

From tourism to the financial sector, services are reshaping 21st century trade.

Europe’s growth platform

The largest trading bloc in the world continues to attract global businesses.

Shaping the future

China is on course to be this century’s dominant economic power, says Stuart Gulliver, HSBC.

Asia’s trillion-dollar test

Asia needs significant long-term investment in infrastructure, says HSBC’s Arturo Recio.

Driving financial reform

China’s ‘Belt and Road’ investments will transform Asian capital markets, says Gordon French.

Trade’s tech revolution

Technology is reshaping global trade and investment flows, says HSBC’s Stuart Tait.

RMB comes of age

The Chinese renminbi (RMB) is set to join the World Bank’s Special Drawing Rights basket.

Milestone for Southeast Asia

The formation of the ASEAN Economic Community could boost Southeast Asia’s economy.

Trade recovery expected

Trade is expected to recover in 2016, according to the December 2015 HSBC Trade Forecast.