The long-term economic growth story in Asia is strong, supported by urbanisation, industrialisation and demographics. This is understood by the investment community - but what is not always understood is how best to participate in this trend.
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) cuts its official interest rate on Tuesday by 25 basis points to 3.25%, its lowest rate in three years.
The Chinese economy grew 7.6% year on year (y/y) in the second quarter, below market expectations (Bloomberg consensus: 7.7%). This was a slowdown from the 8.1% recorded in the first quarter, and the slowest quarter for growth since the financial crisis – as well as the sixth consecutive decline since Q2 2010.
King Fuei Lee, Fund Manager, Asian Equities, looks ahead into 2012
Find out why Asian equities will be at the mercy of opposing forces in 2011. Read King Fuei Lee's outlook article or watch his webcast
King Fuei Lee, Asian Equities Fund Manager, discusses the trends and opportunities within the Asian economy
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