Markets are skittish, prone to starting at shadows or gorging themselves on rumours. Is China’s ‘counter-cyclical bounce’ just the latest piece of scuttlebutt to affect the currency or is the writing on the wall?
It's like nothing China's treasurers have seen in the past 10 years; a toxic combination of defaults, US rate hikes, a downturn at home, regulatory interference and trade tensions are killing bond issuance.
It’s one of the Asia Pacific’s fastest growing economies, but it can also be one of the more volatile. A central banker tells corporate treasurers what to watch out for in the Southeast Asian powerhouse.