People dance in a public square as elderly Chinese look on. Beijing has allowed pension funds to invest in financial markets, with Shaanxi one of the first provinces permitted to do so. Photo: EPA People dance in a public square as elderly Chinese look on. Beijing has allowed pension funds to invest in financial markets, with Shaanxi one of the first provinces permitted to do so. Photo: EPA
People dance in a public square as elderly Chinese look on. Beijing has allowed pension funds to invest in financial markets, with Shaanxi one of the first provinces permitted to do so. Photo: EPA

Shaanxi one of first Chinese provinces permitted to invest pensions in stocks

Previously limited to low-yielding bank deposits and treasuries, pension funds can now play financial markets

People dance in a public square as elderly Chinese look on. Beijing has allowed pension funds to invest in financial markets, with Shaanxi one of the first provinces permitted to do so. Photo: EPA People dance in a public square as elderly Chinese look on. Beijing has allowed pension funds to invest in financial markets, with Shaanxi one of the first provinces permitted to do so. Photo: EPA
People dance in a public square as elderly Chinese look on. Beijing has allowed pension funds to invest in financial markets, with Shaanxi one of the first provinces permitted to do so. Photo: EPA
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