Investors must look to China's policymakers to support growth now

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Investors must look to China's policymakers to support growth now

While the Chinese economy is undergoing a structural slowdown, it would be incorrect to translate this into an assumption for an imminent 'hard landing' given that policy makers still have significant flexibility to support growth.

Interest rates remain well above zero at 4.4% leaving plenty of room for cuts – a starkly different position to that in the developed world. Although some have concerns that further interest rate cuts...

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