China and India will be two of the three largest economies in the world by 2025. But Haiyan Wang says the countries have particular forces to harness and barriers to overcome to realize their full potential.
"We are in a land of pure imagination," when it comes to US equities, says Mark Yusko. “We have been on an escalator up and will be taking an elevator down.” Investors need to look to China and other emerging markets for returns.
This work is effectively two books in one: (1) an account of the rise and internationalization of the renminbi and of its prospects for continued ascendancy over the near term and the medium term and (2) a concise description of the various vehicles for investing in Chinese assets.
Fintech is forcing official policy makers to weigh the interests of consumers and corporations, while balancing the need for innovation and protection, in rewriting government rules and operating methods, Joshua Bateman, CAIA, CFA, reports.
Risk intelligence, the importance of meditation for investment pros, and dynamical dark energy are just some of the topics covered in this week's Weekend Reads for Investors, curated by Jason Voss, CFA.
Led by China and the East, the world economy has changed at an unprecedented pace and scale. Shifts in the global pecking order could be even more significant by 2050. The 6th CFA China Investment Conference was an excellent opportunity to learn about some of the change drivers influencing investment opinion. Shreenivas Kunte, CFA, offers some observations and lessons from his two days in Beijing.
KraneShares has brought to NYSE Arca an exchange-traded fund that invests in securities from nearly two dozen emerging markets, excluding China. The KraneShares MSCI Emerging Markets ex China Index ETF selects investments from the cap-weighted MSCI Emerging Markets ex China Index. ETF (16 Apr.)
US lawmakers and regulators are closer to creating legal groundwork for a blockchain-based system to track and instantly verify digital securities that could represent a variety of financial instruments. Supporters and lawmakers seek to provide regulatory certainty in the sector after initial coin offerings experienced a boom-and-bust cycle. The Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model) (17 Apr.)
The UK Financial Conduct Authority says one area of focus of its 2019-20 business plan is access to and use of data, including whether barriers to access benefit large or incumbent firms. The FCA also continues to prioritize the Libor transition, Europe's revised Markets in Financial Instruments Directive, the EU Market Abuse Regulation and cyberrisk. Futures & Options World (subscription required) (17 Apr.)
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