Articles by China Construction Bank

  • Shanghai in China Confirms Start of Carbon Emissions Trading in June (List of Initial Companies Named)

    April 11 2013 9:51 AM

    China's financial centre Shanghai has confirmed it will start its carbon emissions trading this coming month of June. Although no specific date was provided, it made sure the system will be up and running before the month ends.

  • Global Markets Overview - 21 February 2013

    February 21 2013 10:46 AM

    Stocks held shallow losses after minutes from the Federal Reserve's most recent policy-setting meeting showed rising unease about its recent stimulus efforts

  • China’s Businesses to Sponsor Manchester United

    January 18 2013 12:14 PM

    Manchester United Plc inked two sponsorship deals with China's businesses, namely, China Construction Bank Corp. and Wahaha Group Co. As it has been underlined, both sponsorship deals are "territory specific" as 19-time English soccer champion Manchester United wants to benefit from its status in Asia.

  • Global Markets Overview - 15/10/2012

    October 15 2012 1:02 PM

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average squeezed out a modest advance to wrap up a tough week for the stock market, as worries about bank profits balanced off against a jump in consumer sentiment. The blue-chip Dow finished with a gain of 2.46 points, or 0.02%, to 13328.85 Friday, after rising by as many as 75 points in early trading.

  • Chinese House Prices Bounced Back, Despite Economic Slowdown

    September 12 2012 6:37 PM

    Chinese property prices are now bouncing back, amidst central bank's decision to slash its key interest rates to boost the slowing economy.

  • Global Markets Overview - 08/21/2012

    August 21 2012 11:30 AM

    U.S. STOCK MARKETS U.S. stocks took a pause Monday, with the Dow industrials ticking down for the first in three sessions, as telecommunications and consumer-discretionary shares fell. The Dow Jones Industrial Average gave up 3.56 points, or less than 0.1%, to 13271.64. The blue-chip benchmark had capped its sixth-straight weekly advance on Friday, putting it within striking distance of multi-year highs.

  • Global Markets Overview - 06/01/2012

    June 01 2012 12:13 PM

    The Dow industrials slid, capping their biggest monthly decline in two years, after downbeat readings on the labor market and business activity. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 26.41 points, or 0.2%, to 12393.45. Stocks turned red minutes before the close Thursday in a choppy session that saw the Dow move 173.39 points from low to high.

  • Global Markets Overview - 05/28/2012

    May 28 2012 9:23 AM

    Stocks fell ahead of the long holiday weekend as reports of weakness in Spain underlined anxiety about the euro zone, outweighing a better-than-expected reading on U.S. consumer confidence. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 74.92 points, or 0.6%, to 12454.83. Caterpillar fell 1.6% while International Business Machines dropped 0.9%, weighing on the price-weighted average.

  • Global Markets Overview - 05/17/2012

    May 17 2012 9:50 AM

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell for a fourth straight day as confusion over Greece's political future extended the recent stock slide. The blue-chip Dow lost 33.45 points, or 0.26%, to 12598.55, to finish at the day's lows.

  • Global Markets Overview 05/15/2012

    May 15 2012 9:24 AM

    Concerns about Greece's possible exit from the euro zone helped to push U.S. stocks to three-month lows, as the Dow industrials lost ground for the eighth time in nine sessions.

  • Global Markets Overview - 05/04/2012

    May 04 2012 9:36 AM

    U.S. stocks fell as a disappointing reading on services-sector activity tempered sentiment on the eve of the government's employment report.

  • Global Markets Overview - 04/18/2012

    April 18 2012 9:10 AM

    Stocks rallied Tuesday as worries eased about Spain's rising borrowing costs and investors cheered a series of strong quarterly earnings reports from U.S. companies, shrugging off mixed U.S. economic data.

  • Global Markets Overview 03/27/2012

    March 27 2012 10:44 AM

    U.S. stocks surged Monday, largely erasing last week's losses, after a speech by Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke signaled the central bank is committed to a monetary policy that's helped buoy stocks for three years.

  • Global Markets Overview - 03/27/2012

    March 27 2012 10:38 AM

    U.S. stocks surged Monday, largely erasing last week's losses, after a speech by Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke signaled the central bank is committed to a monetary policy that's helped buoy stocks for three years. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 130.67 points, or 1%, to 13,211.40. The S&P 500 Index gained 16.07 points, or 1.2%, to 1,413.18.

  • Diary: A Big Week For The Reserve Bank In Australia

    March 20 2012 2:22 PM

    The Reserve Bank is back on centre stage in Australia this week with a series of public commentaries or speeches planned.

  • Asian Bank Brands Led by China Construction Bank, ICBC Recognized in 2011

    February 06 2012 3:33 PM

    Asian banks made its way to the top 20 international bank brands of the year 2011, highlighting how they have so far bested the global financial turmoil and their future potential, the latest Banking 500 Report said.

  • China Slows Significantly, House Prices Vulnerable

    December 31 2011 9:19 AM

    How much further will the slide in Chinese house prices go? National house prices had their third monthly decline in November, a fall of 0.3%, according to the China Real Estate Index System (CREIS).

  • Global Markets Overview - 28 December 2011

    December 28 2011 10:14 AM

    From Morrison Securities Pty. Ltd. U.S. stocks edged higher, putting blue chips on track for a fifth straight day of gains, as investors welcomed a better-than-expected reading on consumer confidence.

  • JP Morgan Tops List of 'Climate-Killing' Banks Financing Coal Industry: Report

    December 01 2011 3:48 PM

    In a study presented at the 17th U.N. conference on climate change in Durban, South Africa, an alliance of environmental groups warned that efforts will be in vain as long as banks are willing to finance expansion of the coal industry, one of the world's biggest sources of greenhouse gases.

  • Massive Deposits Flowing Out China’s Top Banks: Report

    September 23 2011 4:21 PM

    Deposits flowed out of China's four major state-owned banks as high inflation and low interest rates prompted savers to cash their money in the private lending market for better returns.