Mark McFarland: China’s Long-Term Future Remains Strong Despite Negative Headlines

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In this episode of China Money Podcast, guest Mark McFarland, global chief economist at private bank Coutts & Co. Limited, speaks to our host Nina Xiang.

He shared his views on why investors should not focus too much on the near-term volatility in the Chinese economy and markets, why the RMB has limited space for future depreciation, and what he recommends for global and regional asset allocation.

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About Mark McFarland:
mark-mcfarlandMark McFarland is the global chief economist for private bank Coutts & Co., Limited, in charge of the firm’s global economic views. Previously, he was chief investment strategist for the wealth management strategy unit at Emirates NBD in the UAE. He has also previously led all-Asian economics research at Peregrine Investment Holdings and Swiss Re in Hong Kong, as well as serving as G10 strategist in the forex team at UBS AG in London.