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Daily analysis of the major talking points in the worlds of Business and Investing with a focus on implications for doing both in mainland China and its key financing hub - Hong Kong.

The London Stock Exchange building in the City of London. Photo: Reuters

China should buy LSE to cement market dominance

He who can prevail in chaos is God. A historical opportunity exists for China to change the balance of power in global economics and financial markets by prevailing amid chaos through a key acquisition and trade deal.