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Catching a falling knife

Why the prospects of investing in Asian equities are really not as bad as many have feared.

Market corrections this year have driven regional valuations below historic averages. The sell-off this year has made Asian equities look even more like a buy now.

MANY people will view the prospect of investing in Asian equities right now as akin to catching a falling knife.

The perfect storm of a looming trade war, US dollar strength and rising interest rates have driven the MSCI Asia ex-Japan index down 16 per cent this year to mid-November, by...

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