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China could cut bank reserves if growth falters – report

Emerging markets (EMs) have been struggling for about eighteen months now, and China is no exception. With many different data points suggesting a China slowdown, Chinese officials have found themselves forced to break new policy ground as they seek to balance growth with rising levels of corporate debt. In the wake of the financial crisis … Read more

Value investing the Buffett way: Making the most of a stock market bubble

Warren Buffett, one of the world’s most respected investors, doesn’t always produce dazzling returns, but he does use challenging times to his advantage, as South African analyst Lourens Rabé of Seed Investments explains here. Lourens has studied Berkshire Hathaway’s annual reports and has been distilling them into summaries. This is his latest précis of how Buffett sizes … Read more