HSBC’s Qu Says Cut Shows China Does What It Takes for Growth

Qu Hongbin, co-head of Asia Economics at HSBC Holdings PLC (5), comments on China’s decision to cut interest rates for the first time since 2008.

“This move carries a significant message. It is official: Beijing will do whatever it takes to support growth this year. So get ready for more decisive easing measures in the coming months.”

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