Hong Kong is under threat from both China and the US, as the American Congress proposes removing the arrangements that exempts the territory from Donald Trump’s new tariffs.
After leaping 140% in just one year, rampant Chinese stocks have suffered their worst five-day period since 2008.
The recent rally in Chinese stocks has raised fears of a bubble – but this is a bull market that’s only just beginning, says Rupert Foster.
Ordinary investors in China are piling in to the country’s stockmarket, sending Chinese stocks on an epic bull run.
As emerging countries get richer, they are increasingly demanding a cleaner world. That, as John Stepek explains, is creating opportunities for investors.
Borrowed money is piling into China, and the stockmarket has all the symptoms of being in a bubble. But as John Stepek explains, it’s much too soon to bail out.
Investors can ignore reports that China is about to embark on its own quantitative easing programme.
Despite slowing growth, Chinese stocks have doubled in a year and retail investors continue to pour in.
China is looking a lot like Japan did in the 1970s. Now could be a great time to get in at the start of a brilliant bull market.
It’s been a rollercoaster few days for investors in the Chinese stockmarket.
Are China’s regulators trying to crack down on the stockmarket boom – or pump it up even further? John Stepek investigates.