President Donald Trump speak at a campaign rally in North Charleston, South Carolina on February 28, 2020. Photo: AP President Donald Trump speak at a campaign rally in North Charleston, South Carolina on February 28, 2020. Photo: AP
President Donald Trump speak at a campaign rally in North Charleston, South Carolina on February 28, 2020. Photo: AP

Trump weighs banning US$50 billion of US federal savings from holding MSCI emerging market stocks, including Chinese equities

  • The US Thrift Savings Plan is scheduled to transfer US$50 billion of its international fund to mirror an MSCI All Country Wolrd Index, which captures equities in emerging markets including China
  • Opponents of the transfer, including Republican Senator Marco Rubio of Florida, in recent weeks have engaged in a last-minute effort to stop it

Topic |   MSCI
President Donald Trump speak at a campaign rally in North Charleston, South Carolina on February 28, 2020. Photo: AP President Donald Trump speak at a campaign rally in North Charleston, South Carolina on February 28, 2020. Photo: AP
President Donald Trump speak at a campaign rally in North Charleston, South Carolina on February 28, 2020. Photo: AP
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