Sep 29, 2015

Great wall of ChinaS&P Dow Jones Indices has released a Chinese equity index that includes mainland-listed equities, A-shares, which are often excluded from global emerging market benchmarks.

Sep 29, 2015

indiaA larger-than-expected cut of half a percentage point in India's key interest rate is hoped to help the economy grow despite a slowdown in other major markets.

Sep 29, 2015

Green energy1China's commitment to a carbon trading programme, underlined in a joint announcement with the US, shows it is "serious about reining in its emissions", says a research organisation.

Sep 22, 2015

Signing dealThe UK and Chinese governments have stepped up a 2014 agreement to cooperate over the development of China's capital markets by producing a review of bond markets.

Sep 22, 2015

Handshake5State Street has hired Mark England and Colin Zhong to its team in Hong Kong.

Sep 22, 2015

CO2 410The number of Asian companies using an internal price on carbon rose ten times over in the last year as a carbon market in South Korea and a planned carbon trading scheme in China pushed firms to take action.


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