Doug Ferguson

Doug Ferguson

Partner in Charge, Asia & International Markets, NSW Chairman

Articles by Doug Ferguson

Asia & International Markets

Chinese investment in Australia falls in 2019 despite record bilateral trading year

The decline reflects the impact of Chinese ODI regulations driving a shift towards less risky and higher quality investments.

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More than Cricket, Curry and the Commonwealth: Forging a stronger Australia India relationship

There is no market over the next 20 years which offers more growth opportunities for Australian business than India

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China still remains incredibly important to Australian business

With China’s economy showing signs of recovery as the country begins to emerge from the COVID-19 epidemic, we can’t lose commercial sight that China remains incredibly important in the medium-long term to Australia.

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Wishing everyone a prosperous and wealthy year of the Rat!

In traditional Asian culture, rats are seen as a sign of wealth and surplus.

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Vertigo on the tight rope – business survival with high stakes US-China trade dispute

Australia is caught in the cross fire of an incredibly complex geopolitical struggle between the US and China, both vitally important partners.

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Chinese investment in Australia falls 36.3 percent in 2018

Chinese investment in Australia dropped to AUD 8.2 billion in 2018 – down by 36..3 percent from 2017.

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Welcome to the year of the Golden Pig 新年快乐

Today is the start of the Lunar New Year ushering in the Year of the Earth Pig. This year it is a Golden Pig, and event that occurs only once…

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Vibrant, progressive. China transforming aesthetically, technologically and socially

As QF108 flies 260 weary passengers 9000km from Beijing to Sydney, I am reflecting on my experiences of the past week during a business mission to China.

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Too big to fail. A personal story of the Lehman Bros collapse

On the 15 September 2008, Lehman Brothers, a bank considered ‘too big to fail’ filed for protection under Chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code, the single largest bankruptcy filing in the history of the US.

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