Li Keqiang Index: China's Alternative Growth Barometer

Off The Charts! examines the pertinent economic issues of the day, providing a deeper dive into complex topics and framing the issues in a way that can lead to a better understanding of the financial and commodities markets.

        • Duration 18:38
        • An index named for China's prime minister seems to provide better insight into its growth than official GDP. What's in store for the world's No. 2 economy.
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About the Presenter

Erik Norland is Executive Director and Senior Economist of CME Group. He is responsible for generating economic analysis on global financial markets by identifying emerging trends, evaluating economic factors and forecasting their impact on CME Group and the company’s business strategy, and upon those who trade in its various markets. He is also one of CME Group’s spokespeople on global economic, financial and geopolitical conditions.

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China's Growth and Commodities

An alternative index that offers insights into the pace of growth in China might be signaling a slowing down of the world's second largest economy, a major consumer of a wide range of commodities from soybeans to crude oil to iron ore. Protect your portfolio with products from CME Group.

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