Deals analysis

  • RMB swap deal first step in Swiss hub plan

    23 July 2014

    Following the signing of a currency swap deal with China, the success of Switzerland's plans to be an offshore RMB hub now rests with the Asian powerhouse

News analysis

  • India domestic IPOs to overshadow foreign listings

    18 July 2014

    India’s capital markets have returned following the election of Narendra Modi last month. Domestic IPOs are expected – perhaps at the cost of foreign listings

  • India’s budget sinks tax clarity expectations

    18 July 2014

    Prime Minister Modi's budget announcement wasn’t as bold as expected. But market participants hope the changes were enough new foreign investors’ interest in India

  • SCOTUS challenges fraud-on-the-market theory

    02 July 2014

    A US Supreme Court ruling last Monday gives defendants in securities litigation a new tool to challenge class certification. But failure to prevent that certification could lead to a stronger case against them