A man checks stock prices through his smartphone at a brokerage house in Beijing on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019. Contrary to global conventions, China denotes gains and advances in red and represents losses and declines in green. Photo: AP PhotoA man checks stock prices through his smartphone at a brokerage house in Beijing on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019. Contrary to global conventions, China denotes gains and advances in red and represents losses and declines in green. Photo: AP Photo
A man checks stock prices through his smartphone at a brokerage house in Beijing on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019. Contrary to global conventions, China denotes gains and advances in red and represents losses and declines in green. Photo: AP Photo

Hedge funds open by their thousands in China as they pile into US$9 trillion equity market in search of outsize returns

  • New fund offerings swelled to about 1,500 in July after running at a 1,217 monthly pace in the first half
  • That is the fastest growth pace since at least 2015, according to fund tracker Shenzhen PaiPaiWang Investment & Management
Topic |   China stock market: Latest news and updates
A man checks stock prices through his smartphone at a brokerage house in Beijing on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019. Contrary to global conventions, China denotes gains and advances in red and represents losses and declines in green. Photo: AP PhotoA man checks stock prices through his smartphone at a brokerage house in Beijing on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019. Contrary to global conventions, China denotes gains and advances in red and represents losses and declines in green. Photo: AP Photo
A man checks stock prices through his smartphone at a brokerage house in Beijing on Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019. Contrary to global conventions, China denotes gains and advances in red and represents losses and declines in green. Photo: AP Photo
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