A private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photo: AP A private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photo: AP
A private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photo: AP
Tom Holland
Opinion

Opinion

Tom Holland

Yesterday once again: how fancy financial products added to stock meltdown

‘Innovative’ investment instruments and algo trading programs are being widely blamed for deepening the plunge

A private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photo: AP A private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photo: AP
A private stock market gallery in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photo: AP
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Tom Holland

Tom Holland

Tom Holland is a former SCMP staffer who has been writing about Asian affairs for more than 25 years