Thursday, November 20, 2014

Short term risks with long term benefits for investors in China

A rising China is, perhaps, the key center of gravity in developing Asia, which is now the fastest-growing region of the world.

From the perspective of investors, the size and scope of the Chinese economy mean great potential for both risk and opportunity: the risk is more short term as China needs to re-balance its economy and avoid a hard landing; while the opportunity is medium and long term as China will—in a few years—become the largest economy in the world and the largest market.