Will the Year of the Pig be a prosperous one for China?

IN the Year of the Pig, China will likely continue grappling with slower growth, a mountain of debt and a trade war with the US. But according to Chinese legend, the pig is a sign of good fortune - which is consistent with our long-term view of China's economic potential....

Half time report: global trade under threat

AS we predicted in our outlook six months ago, the first half of 2018 was marked by rising geopolitical tensions, major fiscal and political changes, and diverging monetary policy. These factors created a rise in volatility that was made more pronounced by the global economy nearing the end of...