Blog: Ann Rutledge on China

China Understands The Limits Of Financial Engineering

When China published “Some Measures to Expand China’s Openness and Aggressively Utilize Foreign Investment Capital,” a lightbulb went on in my head: China finally “gets” the limits of financial engineering and will return to first principles. Deng Xiaoping is still the name most closely associated......

Open For Foreign Business: China’s New OpenDoor Policy

On January 17, 2017, the same day China’s President, Xi Jinping, defended globalization at the World Economic Forum in Davos, its Premier, Li Keqiang, signed China’s action plan to make the world’s secondlargest economy a force, in a littlenoticed Notice issued by the State Council.......

Kaisa Group Holdings Ltd (佳兆业集团- HK:1638) Default

Kaisa Group Holdings Ltd., a HK-listed real estate developer with large scale mixed-use real estate developments in over 30 cities in China was the first Asian credit to default in 2015. English language coverage of the story has been provided by Bloomberg, the FT, Reuters and the South China......

China’s Caijing Magazine: R&R and the Credit Crisis

R&R’s Ann Rutledge is quoted in China’s leading financial publication, Caijing, on July 30 in a report on Merrill Lynch’s sale of billions of dollars of CDOs at a deep discount: “Ann Rutledge, a partner for the structured finance consultancy R&R Consultants, described the move......