All hail China. It could have been scripted, but with the 19th National Party Congress (and Xi Jinping's coronation) recently completed, it was a fair bet that things would continue to spin along in a favourable manner. And they have, despite rising levels of debt and slowing GDP growth, writes Richard Jones, portfolio manager at First State Stewart Asia.
A clampdown on some very high profile local investors, in respect of overseas ambitions and investment, as well as a purge of some of the more aggressive Ponzi-esque insurance companies, has prompted a...
Japanese stocks have more than doubled their returns since December 2012, on the back of Abenomics, but many investors are still not convinced of the sustainability of the rally.
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