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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.

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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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