Asia Pacific Region

22 Jun 2017

Positive signs for China’s onshore financial market

Khoon Goh | Head of Asia Research, ANZ

Positive signs for China’s onshore financial market should incentivise Chinese regulators to further improve its regulatory transparency and oversight.

13 Jun 2017

NZ Truckometer: up, up and ok

Sharon Zollner | Associate Director & Senior Economist NZ, ANZ

Latest reading suggests NZ economy still has plenty of momentum.

13 Jun 2017

Making hay while China shines: FDI in Australia

Mark Whelan | Group Executive, Institutional at ANZ

Chinese investment in Australia is not an opportunity which can be taken for granted.

09 Jun 2017

ChAFTA’s bright future

Alan Oxley | Managing Director, ITS Global

On the second anniversary of the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement economic engagement is already deeper and broader.

09 Jun 2017

Business must lead support for free trade

Shayne Elliott | Chief Executive Officer, ANZ

ChAFTA has delivered vast improvements for people and businesses and will continue to do so.

08 Jun 2017

China’s risk-profile shift in five charts

Raymond Yeung | Chief Economist Greater China, ANZ

China’s price-driven recovery which came on the back of the commodity super cycle is starting to lose steam.

06 Jun 2017

The Mekong’s demographic tailwind won’t last forever

Eugenia Victorino | Economist, ANZ

How long can the Greater Mekong region depend on a young workforce?

01 Jun 2017

The end of China’s bike cycle?

Sara Brocklesby | Manager, communications & media, University of Melbourne

After two decades of modernisation and motorisation, China’s green push could see bikes make a comeback.

29 May 2017

Belt & Road, US & certainty key for RMB

Daniel Everett | Global Head RMB Strategy & Execution, ANZ

We run through the key themes to emerge from the RMB Global Cities Dialogue event.

24 May 2017

The grass is greener across the ditch

Andrew Cornell | Managing Editor bluenotes

In Australia pessimism about the outlook prevails. It’s a different story in NZ. Why?

23 May 2017

Under the hood of China’s AUM opportunity

Tim Moloney | Global Head, FX Investor Sales, ANZ

China’s asset-management sector expanded sixfold from 2012 to end 2016. The opportunity is massive and growing fast.

19 May 2017

Moving on from China in Latin America

Mark Skulley | Freelance journalist

Like Australia, South America is trying to deal with China's economic slowdown – and it’s an Australian opportunity.

18 May 2017

China further opens up bond market

Raymond Yeung, David Qu & Betty Rui Wang | ANZ Economists

China takes another significant step toward liberalising its financial system.

12 May 2017

Good signs for Aus, Indo trade

Raj Wilson | Director of Marketing and External Relations at Asialink Business.

Indonesia’s economic growth and emergence as a vibrant middle-income economy is opening up opportunities for Australian businesses.

21 Apr 2017

China, wealth and weaker bonds

David Qu & Raymond Yeung | China Markets Economist & Chief Economist Greater China, ANZ

In early April reports suggested Chinese regulatory authorities were looking to tighten their surveillance of entrusted investments among different financial institutions.

18 Apr 2017

China’s grey market challenge

Warwick Smith | Chairman, Australia China Council & director, ANZ China

China is not alone in Asia in facing the challenges of an ageing society. Japan, Korea, Taiwan and Thailand face similar issues. Indeed some of these countries are ageing faster.