Asia


“Fan Gang on policy makers and the quality of China’s economic data”


“Fan Gang on policy makers and the quality of China’s economic data”

September 2009

(Part 1 of 4) Conversation with Fan Gang, the director of the
National Institute of Economic Research of China – the role of the PBoC’s monetary policy committee – avoiding a slowdown during a global recession -Chinese economic policy concerns – consumer consumption and savings -
corporate savings – reforming the tax system


“ICICI’s KV Kamath is confident that India will grow 8 percent in 2009″


“ICICI’s KV Kamath is confident that India will grow 8 percent in 2009″

July 2009

(Part 2 of 4) Conversation with KV Kamath, Chairman, ICICI Bank, India
Optimism – NPLs leverage – competitiveness


“ICICI’s KV Kamath is confident that India will grow 8 percent in 2009″


“ICICI’s KV Kamath is confident that India will grow 8 percent in 2009″

July 2009

(Part 1 of 4) Conversation with KV Kamath, Chairman, ICICI Bank, India
India’s growth – state balance sheet – developing countries


ANZ’s Mike Smith: “We may still walk away from the RBS Asian franchise.”


ANZ’s Mike Smith: “We may still walk away from the RBS Asian franchise.”

June 2009

(Part 2 of 2) Conversation with Mike Smith, CEO, Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ)

RBS – management changes – competition – shareholders – China – Australian government – future plans


ANZ’s Mike Smith: “We may still walk away from the RBS Asian franchise.”


ANZ’s Mike Smith: “We may still walk away from the RBS Asian franchise.”

June 2009

(Part 1 of 2) Conversation with Mike Smith, CEO, Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ)
strategy – organic growth – organic franchise – domestic market – Asian expansion – legacy