James Gruber founded Asia Confidential in July 2012. Published weekly, Asia Confidential provides an independent, unconventional and often humorous take on stock markets in the world’s fastest growing region, Asia. Put simply, it helps you make money from your investments with our insights into stocks, commodities, interest rates and the economy. James is a 13-year veteran of Asian financial markets, as a leading Fund Manager, stockbroking analyst and journalist. Most recently, he spent two years as a Portfolio Manager for Asian Equities at AMP Capital, which manages Asian and China A-share funds totalling US$1bn. For five years prior to this, he was a highly-rated Research Analyst at Asian brokerage, CLSA, where he covered multiple sectors in Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia, Malaysia and Indonesia. And in a former life, he was also a television and radio news journalist at the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.