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China increased its holdings of U.S. Treasuries by $8.7B in February according to the Treasury...

China increased its holdings of U.S. Treasuries by $8.7B in February according to the Treasury Department. Meanwhile. Japan unloaded $6.8B of U.S. government debt, bringing its stash to $1.097T, a one year low. Analysts attributed some of the selling by the Japanese to positioning ahead of the BOJ's monumental easing campaign. China's holdings sat at a 15-month high going into March. 
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  • Stephen J Melnykevich
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    The cold ware came to a eventual close in part due to the economic collapse of the Russian/USSR economy.

     

    With China so heavily invested in the US, is it safe to say that our quasi-frenemy will not mimic the Russians?
    15 Apr 2013, 06:38 PM Reply Like
  • OptionManiac
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    I would say. Add to that the number of rich Chinese moms who make it a point to have their kids born in the USA.
    15 Apr 2013, 09:18 PM Reply Like
  • Johnaudio1
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    All warfare is economic in a nuclear age. The problem is the folks who have the best nukes don't understand the issue.
    15 Apr 2013, 09:31 PM Reply Like
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