China Zun tower and other buildings are seen through a window in Beijing’s central business area. Photo: Reuters
Macroscope by Aidan Yao
Amid China’s economic slowdown, a window of opportunity is open for investors
Aidan Yao says the Chinese economy is beset by domestic and external problems, including trade negotiations that could stumble over Beijing’s industrial policies. But since the bad news has been priced in, a market rebound is not impossible
Aidan Yao is senior emerging Asia economist at AXA Investment Managers. Prior to joining AXA IM, he was a senior financial market analyst at the Hong Kong Monetary Authority for two years. He started his career at the Reserve Bank of New Zealand in 2007, serving as an economist and later senior financial market analyst until late 2011. He holds a master degree in finance (2006) and a bachelor degree in economics and finance (2005) from the University of Otago (NZ). He is also a chartered financial analyst.