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Aberdeen Greater China Fund, Inc. (GCH)
Aberdeen Greater China Fund, Inc. (GCH)
U.S. trade team heads to China
A U.S. delegation led by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is on its way to China to discuss economic matters and the trade deficit. More news on: iShares China Large-Cap ETF, KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF, Deutsche X-trackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares ETF, News on ETFs, Global n…
Electric Avenue
A Bloomberg article about electric buses in China is getting a good amount of mileage (sorry), and rightly so, given its detrimental impact on product demand (hark, ~70kbd this year). While China increases its focus on electric vehicles and takes aim at fuel emissions, it is also becoming a …
Abderdeen Emerging Markets Equity Income Fund, Inc. Announces Closing Of Closed-End Fund Reorganizations
PHILADELPHIA , April 30, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aberdeen Emerging Markets Equity Income Fund, Inc. (NYSE American: AEF) (the "Fund") announces today that it has successfully completed the reorganizations of Aberdeen Emerging Markets Smaller Company Opportunities Fund, Inc. ("ABE"),…
A Developing Soros Style Boom-Bust
The Palindrome (Soros) once said, "The generally accepted view is that markets are always right - that is, market prices tend to discount future developments accurately even when it is unclear what those developments are. I start with the opposite view. I believe the market prices are alway…
The Case For Chinese Equities: A Shares Inclusion Update
Still room to run Last year, Chinese equities were among the worlds best performing assets. The MSCI China Index was up 54% in 2017, outpacing broader emerging markets, which were up 37%, and more than double the 22% return of the S&P 500 Index. 1 Despite the strong rally in 201…
Subsidizing China's Superpower Aspirations
By Jeff Weniger, CFA, Asset Allocation Strategist Christine Lagarde, head of the International Monetary Fund ((IMF)), is warning that China's Belt and Road Initiative - the potentially multitrillion-dollar network of roads, rails, pipelines and other infrastructure across Eurasia - risks s…
FTSE Russell China Bond Research Report - April 2018
Highlights China attracted 346 billion RMB ($55 billion) of foreign funds into mainland bonds in 2017, central bank data showed. Roughly 33 percent of the flows since July of last year came via the Bond Connect, according to Bank of China ((HK)), marking a 41 percent increase from 2016. 1 …
It's The Track Record That Is Unaccounted-For Risk
No one seems able to account for the rise in LIBOR-OIS. I think it's a vain effort and focuses on the wrong segments, but nonetheless, there is considerable uncertainty, which always casts suspicions into the shadows. That is important. A few weeks ago, all the big bank analysts were alight …
Good Time To Review China Money Basics
Since the announced conditional cut in China's RRR won't begin to show up in various figures (particularly for the MLF) until next month, the updated PBOC balance sheet for March 2018 is somewhat anti-climactic. Not only is it too early for what may follow given the policy shift, there are t…
Aberdeen Greater China Fund, Inc. Announces Payment Of Distribution
PHILADELPHIA , April 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Aberdeen Greater China Fund, Inc. (NYSE:GCH) (the "Fund"), a closed-end equity fund, today announced that it paid on April 25, 2018 , a distribution of US$1.32581 per share to all shareholders of record as of April 19,…
Aberdeen Greater China Fund, Inc. (GCH)
Aberdeen Greater China Fund, Inc. (GCH)