People walk past an electronic board displaying the Hang Seng Index in Hong Kong on November 29. 2021 has been a good year for global stocks, but as many investors in Asia know, not every region’s equity market had such a good year. Photo: EPA-EFE
People walk past an electronic board displaying the Hang Seng Index in Hong Kong on November 29. 2021 has been a good year for global stocks, but as many investors in Asia know, not every region’s equity market had such a good year. Photo: EPA-EFE
Patrik Schowitz
Opinion

Opinion

Macroscope by Patrik Schowitz

China the key reason emerging market equities missed out on 2021 global rally

  • Strong corporate profits in a rebounding global economy lifted stock markets in the developed world but not those in emerging markets
  • China’s slowing growth, property sector jitters and the government’s regulatory crackdown all played a part in weighing down Chinese assets

People walk past an electronic board displaying the Hang Seng Index in Hong Kong on November 29. 2021 has been a good year for global stocks, but as many investors in Asia know, not every region’s equity market had such a good year. Photo: EPA-EFE
People walk past an electronic board displaying the Hang Seng Index in Hong Kong on November 29. 2021 has been a good year for global stocks, but as many investors in Asia know, not every region’s equity market had such a good year. Photo: EPA-EFE
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