Posted inAT Finance, Beijing, China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Northeast Asia, Singapore, South Asia, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, World

Trump’s Asian bankers hold Brazil-sized debt tranche

Finance officials in Beijing, Tokyo and elsewhere in Asia have a Brazil-sized headache as 2019 approaches. Their governments are by far the biggest holders of US government debt, the amount of which has swelled by nearly US$2 trillion under the presidency of Donald Trump. That tidal wave of red ink is roughly equivalent to the […]