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China constricts capital outflows with eye on yuan stability

12 Oct 2018

SHANGHAI China's latest attempts at restricting outward investment by its residents show just how nervous policymakers in the world's second largest economy are about possible capital flight spurred by a broadening Sino-U.S. trade war.

RPT-EXCLUSIVE-China taps brakes on outbound investment, betrays capital flow fears

11 Oct 2018

SHANGHAI, Oct 10 China is suspending approvals for a niche overseas investment product in Shanghai known as the QDLP scheme and urging licence holders, such as JPMorgan Asset Management and Aberdeen Standard Investments, to be "low profile" in marketing it, sources said.

Exclusive: China taps brakes on outbound investment, betrays capital flow fears

10 Oct 2018

SHANGHAI China is suspending approvals for a niche overseas investment product in Shanghai known as the QDLP scheme and urging license holders, such as JPMorgan Asset Management and Aberdeen Standard Investments, to be "low profile" in marketing it, sources said.

FTSE Russell includes China stocks in boon to battered market

27 Sep 2018

SHANGHAI/SAN FRANCISCO Global index provider FTSE Russell said it will start including mainland Chinese shares in its major benchmarks from June next year, in a move that it expects will draw initial net inflows of $10 billion from passive investors.

CORRECTED-UPDATE 2-FTSE Russell includes China stocks in boon to battered market

27 Sep 2018

* FTSE's China inclusion expected to trigger $10 bln passive inflows

As trade war rumbles, China steps up opening of financial markets

26 Sep 2018

SHANGHAI The worsening Sino-U.S. trade war has battered China's stocks and currency this year but that hasn't stopped foreign investors rushing into the country's capital markets, which are increasingly opening up despite rising protectionism.

FTSE expected to include China stocks in a boon to battered market

26 Sep 2018

* FTSE's China inclusion could trigger $15 bln inflows - analyst

China's yuan down as Beijing, Washington escalate trade row; stimulus hopes boost stocks

18 Sep 2018

SHANGHAI China's yuan currency inched lower on Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump said Washington will impose duties on an extra $200 billion worth of Chinese imports, drawing a sharp rebuke and warning from Beijing that it will be forced to retaliate.

RPT-WRAPUP 5-China's yuan down as Beijing, Washington escalate trade row; stimulus hopes boost stocks

18 Sep 2018

SHANGHAI, Sept 18 China's yuan currency inched lower on Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump said Washington will impose duties on an extra $200 billion worth of Chinese imports, drawing a sharp rebuke and warning from Beijing that it will be forced to retaliate.

WRAPUP 5-China's yuan down as Beijing, Washington escalate trade row; stimulus hopes boost stocks

18 Sep 2018

SHANGHAI, Sept 18 China's yuan currency inched lower on Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump said Washington will impose duties on an extra $200 billion worth of Chinese imports, drawing a sharp rebuke and warning from Beijing that it will be forced to retaliate.

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