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Markets and FinancePlenum NotesU.S.-China
April 11, 2024

China Races to Catch Up in Generative AI

Despite moving early to control generative AI, China has been highly proactive in releasing policies to encourage the growth of the industry.
Markets and FinancePlenum Notes
April 8, 2024

Is the Market Right to Short the RMB?

The USD/CNY spot is trading next to its theoretical upper limit, as the market keeps pushing for a lower RMB exchange rate.


April 3, 2024 in Plenum Notes, U.S.-China

Xi and Biden Check In

Yesterday’s call between presidents Xi and Biden was the first since their meeting in November; Xi raised concerns about Taiwan and US sanctions.
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April 2, 2024 in Markets and Finance, Plenum Notes

Explaining the Lithium Price Swings

China’s lithium price has seen a mild rebound after falling 80% in 2023 as a result of rapidly expanding capacity.
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March 28, 2024 in Plenum Notes, Politics and Policy

China Eases Data Transfer Rules

China has eased its outbound data transfer regulations as part of an effort to improve the business environment for foreign companies amidst plummeting FDI.
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