From New York Times: Since the height of China’s property boom, Morgan Stanley’s huge real estate deals here have been the envy of the industry. Then, scandal hit. Last month, with property prices here and elsewhere in free...
by Sophie Beach | Sep 22, 2008
After days of speculation about a possible deal with China, Morgan Stanley decided today to sell a large stake to Japanese bank Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group. The Wall Street Journal blog discusses why a deal with China...
by Liu Yong | Jan 18, 2008
From The Financial Times: When Lou Jiwei, the head of the China Investment Corporation , appears on a panel at Davos next week, he will attract a flurry of interest from financiers. CIC is less than a year old, but the actions of this vast investment fund – and numerous others in China – are […]
by Kate Zhao | Dec 20, 2007
Reuters reports on China’s recent bailout of U.S. investment bank Morgan Stanley: China has agreed to pump $5 billion into Morgan Stanley as the U.S. investment bank reported a stunning fourth-quarter loss fueled by $9.4 billion of losses in subprime mortgages and other assets. China’s investment, which could translate into as much as a 9.9 […]
by Sophie Beach | May 18, 2005
From Morgan Stanley: Mary Meeker discussed thoughts on the Internet and China at the annual Hua Yuan Science and Technology Association (HYSTA) conference in Santa Clara, California on May 7… Below, we have provided a link...
by Xiao Qiang | Mar 24, 2005
From Morgan Stanley’s Global Economic Forum: Forget about the China slowdown. That was the distinct message I took away from my annual trek to the China Development Forum in Beijing. Since its inception in 2000, I have attended five of the six Forums. Over the years, I have found this to be the single most […]
by Xiao Qiang | Oct 10, 2004
This issue of Newsweek has an article entitled “China Dreams: Star analyst Mary Meeker was partly right about the Internet. But is she right on the Internet in Asia?” “Mary Meeker made and later unmade her reputation as an analyst with “The Internet Report,” a path-breaking 1995 tome that claimed making money in this exciting […]
CDT in the News
- SCMP – Foreign journalists in China report state backing for rising intimidation during Henan floods
- Forum2000 – Data colonialism: Where China and the West diverge
- FT – China flood response reveals Beijing’s need to prepare for extreme weather
- LA Times – Amid crushing floods in China, officials focus not on climate change, but on control
- RFA – “Drowning” has become a sensitive word during Henan floods