Is El Niño back?

Asian food prices at risk from Pacific weather phenomenon

Southeast Asia’s new consumers

Southeast Asia’s economic boom is creating a new middle class, one which will help shift the balance of global demand over the next few decades and open up opportunities for the region and the world

Treasury trends in Asia: ‘The road ahead for treasurers’

Regulation across Asia, and beyond, is having a profound macro-level effect on corporate treasury activities. In parallel, the ongoing drive for efficiency is triggering some significant changes in the location and deployment of treasury and shared service centres. Mark Troutman, Regional Head of Sales of Global Payments and Cash Management for Asia-Pacific, and Yvonne Yiu, Acting Head of Global Payments and Cash Management for Asia-Pacific, at HSBC, discuss some of the most significant trends in the Asia-Pacific region from the perspective of corporate treasurers who are responding to them.

Asia’s electronics industry

China’s boom still leaves plenty to go round