hong-kong-dollars-1 Despite posting much better-than-expected retail sales data on Monday, the Hong Kong Dollar has depreciated a little against the Pound. This is as a result of the ongoing protests by Hong Kong citizens who demand free and open ...
Investors bailed out of shares and dumped the Hong Kong dollar yesterday while banks, jewellers and fashion stores shut their doors as pro-democracy protests brought parts of the island to a standstill.
The protests in Hong Kong have sparked speculative interest in the Hong Kong dollar. Protesters are demonstrating against Beijing's influence over the city's government and claim that the promise of preserving their civil rights is not being fulfilled ...
Dollar stalls at recent highs against yen, euro. * Hong Kong demonstrations raise worries about Beijing response. * Kiwi at lowest in over a year as RBNZ data confirms intervention (Updates market action, adds graphic links).
South China Morning Post (subscription) - Sep 25, 2014
Housing costs are becoming a serious impediment to Hong Kong's growth and youth opportunities. Beijing's currency manipulation of the renminbi is spilling over into Hong Kong by way of local market pressure on the Hong Kong dollar. Something must give.
The Hong Kong dollar has broken its long-held tight range and plummeted to a six-month low against the US dollar as rising tensions in Asia's financial capital severely affected the investment outlook for the city state under Chinese rule.