Stubborn Market Refuses to Quit, Pessimists Notwithstanding

Stubborn Market Refuses to Quit, Pessimists Notwithstanding

Overbought technical conditions, negative seasonality and the likelihood of higher tariffs are not stopping the indices just yet.

Fund Transfers Between Alipay And WeChat Pay Around The Corner As Hong Kong Launches Faster Payments Service

Fund Transfers Between Alipay And WeChat Pay Around The Corner As Hong Kong Launches Faster Payments Service

HKMA's Faster Payment System to allow free and fast transfers between 21 banks and 10 e-wallet operators

Tariffs, Trump, Tesla, Time Magazine and Amazon - 5 Things You Must Know

Tariffs, Trump, Tesla, Time Magazine and Amazon - 5 Things You Must Know

U.S. stock futures fall on reports Donald Trump is ready to impose tariffs on $200 billion worth of China-made goods as early as Monday; Elon Musk says Tesla is in 'delivery logistics hell'; Oracle and FedEx to report earnings.

Lockheed Martin's Chart Is Spectacular: Market Recon

Lockheed Martin's Chart Is Spectacular: Market Recon

LMT spiked right through a couple of points of resistance late last week.

US Stocks Weaken as Trump Preps $200 Billion Tariff Move in China Trade War

US Stocks Weaken as Trump Preps $200 Billion Tariff Move in China Trade War

Global stocks weakened Monday as investors pulled cash from risk markets around the world amid reports that President Donald Trump is ready to impose tariffs on $200 billion worth of China-made goods as early as today while official in Beijing have vowed to retaliate to protect the nation's interests.

Cramer: Our Financial System is Strong and We Can Benefit From That

Cramer: Our Financial System is Strong and We Can Benefit From That

In the September Action Alerts PLUS members' call, Cramer says the market risks today are different than they were a decade ago. Watch!

IMF Warns 'No Deal' Brexit Could Trigger U.K. Recession

IMF Warns 'No Deal' Brexit Could Trigger U.K. Recession

Britain could spiral into recession if it leaves the European Union without a bespoke trade deal, the International Monetary Fund warned Monday, and economic growth will slow regardless of what deal it reaches over trade and tariffs with Brussels.

Deutsche Bank Confirms Shift of Assets From London Amid 'Unclear' Brexit Impact

Deutsche Bank Confirms Shift of Assets From London Amid 'Unclear' Brexit Impact

Deutsche Bank said Monday that it has been transitioning its business away from London, including the shifting and ring fencing of financial assets, thanks in part to the uncertainty surrounding Britain's exit from the European Union.

Veteran Analyst Mike Mayo on How Banks Have Strengthened in 2008

Veteran Analyst Mike Mayo on How Banks Have Strengthened in 2008

Veteran bank analyst Mike Mayo, now with Wells Fargo Securities, pointed to a host of reasons on why the banking sector is stronger ten years after the 2008 financial crisis.

Tech Stocks Rattled by U.S.-China Trade War as Beijing Targets Supply Chain

Tech Stocks Rattled by U.S.-China Trade War as Beijing Targets Supply Chain

U.S. tech stocks could be the among the most vulnerable to downside risk if President Donald Trump goes ahead with his threat to impose tariffs on $200 billion worth of China-made goods and officials in Beijing strike back with targeted disruptions to the sector's supply chain.

Xi Jinping's Top Economic Adviser Liu He Meets Pro-market Liberals As Debate Over China's Future Direction Rages

Xi Jinping's Top Economic Adviser Liu He Meets Pro-market Liberals As Debate Over China's Future Direction Rages

Chinese vice-premier attended conference where a series of speakers called for the private sector to play a greater role in the country's development

Typhoon Mangkhut Damage Costs Expected To Soar, With Insurance Companies Set To Bear The Brunt

Typhoon Mangkhut Damage Costs Expected To Soar, With Insurance Companies Set To Bear The Brunt

As trading reopens in Hong Kong, insurance stocks head south

Fan Bingbing Tax Evasion Scandal: Four Luxury Brands Caught Up In The Chinese Actress' Fall From Grace

Fan Bingbing Tax Evasion Scandal: Four Luxury Brands Caught Up In The Chinese Actress' Fall From Grace

The actress, one of China's highest-earning entertainers, has not been seen in public since the July scandal. Her disappearance poses some difficult questions for the luxury brands she endorses

Tencent-backed News App Qutoutiao Triggers Circuit Breaker Five Times As It Jumps 128pc In Volatile Wall Street Debut

Tencent-backed News App Qutoutiao Triggers Circuit Breaker Five Times As It Jumps 128pc In Volatile Wall Street Debut

Analyst suspects speculative trading has played a part in the wild swings of several recent Chinese IPOs

Alibaba's Taobao Jumps On Short Video Bandwagon, Launches Stand-alone App To Drive E-commerce

Alibaba's Taobao Jumps On Short Video Bandwagon, Launches Stand-alone App To Drive E-commerce

Taobao's Lu Ke app comes amid an explosion in popularity for short video apps in China

Chinese Vice-premier Calls On Global AI Elites To Tackle Ethics Questions

Chinese Vice-premier Calls On Global AI Elites To Tackle Ethics Questions

Heavyweights in artificial intelligence gather in Shanghai to look at technologies promising to revolutionise everything from health care to driving to policing.

Trade War Will Not Derail China's Promise To Open Up Its Financial Markets, Central Bank Chief Says

Trade War Will Not Derail China's Promise To Open Up Its Financial Markets, Central Bank Chief Says

Road maps, timetables 'already very clear' and will be implemented, People's Bank of China governor Yi Gang tells economists' forum

Fine Art, Antiques, Rare Spirits? Not At This Hong Kong Auction: Broken Toys, Old Electrical Goods And Surplus Equipment All Go On The Block In Government Sales

Fine Art, Antiques, Rare Spirits? Not At This Hong Kong Auction: Broken Toys, Old Electrical Goods And Surplus Equipment All Go On The Block In Government Sales

Although city is famous for multimillion-dollar items going under the hammer, the most regular auction is held by the Government Logistics Department

Chatbots Helping Pull Hong Kong Insurers Into The Digital World. Just Don't Ask Them For Sympathy

Chatbots Helping Pull Hong Kong Insurers Into The Digital World. Just Don't Ask Them For Sympathy

Hong Kong trails mainland China in 'insurtech,' but its insurance companies are trying out tools that boost efficiency and cut costs.

More Than 128,000 Hongkongers Ill-prepared For 100-year Life

More Than 128,000 Hongkongers Ill-prepared For 100-year Life

Hongkongers' ignorance of their life expectancy has left them ill-prepared for retirement. Stakeholders such as the government, insurers and medical providers should work closely to provide adequate coverage, according to specialised reinsurance firm Swiss Re

Women Are Not a Market Niche in Financial Advisor Industry

Women Are Not a Market Niche in Financial Advisor Industry

Historically, the financial services industry has not served women particularly well, tending to make female clients feel undervalued and thus engendering little trust in their financial advisors.

Beijing Urged To Print More Money To Help China Cope With Donald Trump's Trade War

Beijing Urged To Print More Money To Help China Cope With Donald Trump's Trade War

'Prudent' monetary policy is binding the country's hands, former official argues

Warburg Pincus-backed Shanghai Real Estate Firm Eyes Slice Of Co-working Market As Demand Rises In Hong Kong

Warburg Pincus-backed Shanghai Real Estate Firm Eyes Slice Of Co-working Market As Demand Rises In Hong Kong

Kailong to have co-working spaces at all of its commercial properties in the city

Shanghai-owned Greenland To Emerge As The White Knight In Hsin Chong's Financial Woes

Shanghai-owned Greenland To Emerge As The White Knight In Hsin Chong's Financial Woes

Greenland Holdings, 46.4 per cent owned by Shanghai's government, is in talks to take over control of Hsin Chong and its unit, using them as platforms for fundraising and for bidding for overseas projects along the belt and road plan

Just Like For Super Typhoon, Hong Kong Has To Be Vigilant And Prepared For Any Global Disruption And Change

Just Like For Super Typhoon, Hong Kong Has To Be Vigilant And Prepared For Any Global Disruption And Change

Although Hong Kong has no say in its foreign affairs, it cannot ignore fact that Beijing occasionally reviews city's role according to latest global situation