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US equities roiled by geopolitical uncertainties, but China is set to lead Asian equities

China's inclusion in the MSCI, its steady growth and curbs on property are fanning interest in equities

US stocks have taken a beating as investors fret over the tension resulting from the war of words between Washington and Pyongyang over North Korea's missile programme.


AS US equities continue to face increasing geopolitical uncertainties amid employment growth and a strong earnings outlook, China seems set to become the key driver of growth for Asian equities in the months to come.

The MSCI in Asian countries, excluding Japan, returned...

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