Hong Kong should keep the peg – opinion

The former HKMA head who has championed the island’s 29-year-old peg against the US dollar is now calling for a currency review. But change will be hard to come by for the foreseeable future.

  • 14 Jun 2012
Joseph Yam should be complimented for bringing the validity of Hong Kong’s currency peg into the public sphere for review. The sensitive nature of the topic has left discussions mainly behind closed doors, which is why his proposal has provoked Hong Kong’s policymakers to swiftly come out and ...

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