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Billionaire Ray Dalio says ‘almost everybody is underweight on China’ and gives advice on how to invest in the world’s 2nd largest economy

Billionaire investor Ray Dalio said “everybody is underweight on China” but he thinks the “right type of balance” investing in China can yield positive results. “Our approach is, we call it the all-weather approach, it’s a certain balance in which you achieve balance without lowering the expected return. From that, […]
Billionaire Ray Dalio says ‘almost everybody is underweight on China’ and gives advice on how to invest in the world’s 2nd largest economy
Markets

Stocks in China are getting hosed

With China at the centre of an escalating trade war that has rattled global markets, all eyes were on the Shanghai stock exchange when markets opened at 12:30pm AEDT. And perhaps not surprisingly, Chinese stocks are getting hammered — as the Shanghai composite index immediately dipped by more than 3%. […]
Stocks in China are getting hosed
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This liquor company may offer a clue as to why Chinese stocks tanked yesterday

Yesterday’s sharp decline in Chinese stocks interrupted months of low volatility, as the benchmark Shanghai Composite index suffered its worst one-day fall since June 2016. Reports suggest the selloff also stems from efforts by Chinese authorities to cool investment in one of China’s hottest companies. The company in question: Kweichow […]
This liquor company may offer a clue as to why Chinese stocks tanked yesterday
Markets

North Korea’s threats are driving down markets across Asia

Stocks across Asia-Pacific markets are lower today amid rising geo-political tensions in the region. It follows a sell-off in overnight markets, as global stocks got the jitters from rising levels of animosity between the US and North Korea. Overnight there was more tough rhetoric from US President Donald Trump, who […]
North Korea’s threats are driving down markets across Asia