Asia Pacific: market tactics
China and the US have entered into a 90-day truce in the
trade war as the two countries negotiate a trade deal. US trade
representative Robert Lighthizer has been selected as the lead
negotiator on the US side. He led the section 301 report that
outlined allegations of Chinese intellectual property theft and
forced technology transfer.
To further open up access of the Chinese bond market to
foreign investors, China is adding Bloomberg as a second trade
connectivity service after Tradeweb. Bloomberg’s
partnership with the China Foreign Exchange Trade System will
provide investors in China and overseas to trade in each
other’s bond markets through the Bond Connect.
UBS has been given...