EXANE BNP Paribas| VW emissions scandal is another nail in the coffin for diesel. We see two likely impacts from it: stricter ‘real world’ testing standards from 2017 in Europe and damage to consumer sentiment on diesel.
The European Commission is trying to create a single market for capital across the continent to increase and diversify the funding sources for Europe’s business and long-term projects. In the EU, mid-sized companies received five times less money from capital markets than in the U.S.
Yukon Huang via Caixin| The prolonged slowdown in China’s economy has generated a fierce debate about whether the country needs a new “growth model.” All economies, however, are guided by the same growth model developed decades ago by Nobel Prize winner Robert Solow: growth of investment and labor along with productivity.Read More
UBS | The regulator CNMC has kicked off an investigation on the competitive status of the Spanish power generation market. Endesa and Gas Natural Fenosa, the companies most exposed to it.Read More