Engage China News and Activities

WASHINGTON, DC - Engage China, a coalition of eleven financial services trade associations united in support of high-level engagement with China, with an emphasis on continued financial sector reform in China, released the following statement today: "Engage China applauds the leadership of President Barack Obama [...]
“We are encouraged by U.S. and Chinese officials’ intensified commitment toward the completion of a bilateral investment treaty (BIT) between the two nations as it, along with other Chinese market-opening financial reforms, is in the interest of both countries and will yield significant benefits for both the Chinese people and for the American economy.
The Honorable Jacob Lew Secretary Department of the Treasury 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, D.C. 20220 Dear Secretary Lew, The ENGAGE CHINA coalition thanks you for your continuing efforts to strengthen one of the most important bilateral relationships in the world today – the U.S.-China economic [...]

In the News

BEIJING—Chinese leaders are discussing replacing the central bank chief amid disagreements over the direction of financial policy, raising questions over how quickly and deeply Beijing wants to remake the economy amid slowing growth.
President Barack Obama's upcoming visit to China will be an "important milestone" in relations, the top White House national security aide said Monday at a meeting with officials in Beijing.
A year after the Shanghai free-trade zone was launched as an enclave of financial deregulation, the disappointment is palpable, with scant progress on loosening capital controls or liberalising interest rates.