Cost of shorting in Hong Kong doubles as China bearishness builds
By Rob Copeland
Wed Mar 21, 2012
Hedging is harder than ever as funds target the same sectors.
Investors bearish on China say there have never been more
overheated stocks to short. There’s just one
problem: It’s getting more expensive to bet
against them. Hong Kong’s market—where
many go to express negative views on Chinese firms listed on
the local exchange—is so tight that the cost of
shorting has more than doubled in...
ISSN: 2151-1845 / CDC10004H
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