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If Trump Hits China, Regional Demand Would Soften Blow in Asia

3 February 2017, Bloomberg

If Donald Trump slapped China with punishing tariffs, the pain would also be felt by Japan, South Korea and Taiwan, vital cogs in a regional supply chain that allows China to build widgets and gadgets for the world.

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If Trump Hits China, Regional Demand Would Soften Blow in Asia2017-02-15T00:26:34+00:00

Understanding share index investing and index composition

December 2016, James Brown, Portfolio Manager

What is the purpose of share indices? Are they an investment target, an investment return benchmark, or are they simply an indication of the investment opportunity in any particular market? To appreciate their role, it’s important to understand how they’re compiled.

In most cases, equity indices are market capitalisation weighted, meaning the larger a company is, the larger weighting it has in the index. For example, at 30 September, the Commonwealth Bank made up 8.7 per cent of the ASX200 index with the big four banks comprising over 26 per cent.

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Understanding share index investing and index composition2017-04-13T02:41:52+00:00

Why frontier markets are providing a new opportunity for investm