General risks: The value of investments, and any income generated from them, can fall as well as rise. Where charges are taken from capital, this may constrain future growth. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future results. If any currency differs from the investor's home currency, returns may increase or decrease as a result of currency fluctuations. Investment objectives and performance targets may not necessarily be achieved, losses may be made.
Until recently China’s role in the global economy was confined to it being the world’s largest trading nation.
China is now stirring and expanding its role beyond trade to include finance and investment.
This serialised viewpoint explores the ‘soft power’ negotiating tools used by the US against rising adversary China. Pushed on by its ongoing rivalry with the US, China is progressing in its path to building supremacy through technological and financial power. Where are the potential opportunities and risks for investors?Read more
Technology is quickly becoming the most significant area of competition in the US-China rivalry. How the tech war interacts with the ongoing trade dispute is the key question. Will a trade deal settle the issue in the near term?
President Donald Trump believes that China – and Chinese companies like Huawei – is cheating its way back to the top. He launched his trade war in an effort to blunt this perceived cheating and contain China’s economic rise. But is he too late?Read more
The Strategy aims to provide long-term capital growth primarily through investment in equities or equity-related securities issued by Chinese companies listed anywhere in the world.