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IIF Report Sees China Equity/Bond Flows Faltering, In Contrast With Broader EM

IIF report highlights, according to Reuters - flags China weakness relative to the rest of EM
  • China debt markets lost $7.7 billion in August in a seventh straight month of portfolio outflows
  • Chinese stocks attracted marginal gains of $1 billion, marking the smallest year-to-date inflows in seven years
  • In contrast, emerging markets ex-China enjoyed portfolio inflows with equities gaining $20.3 billion and debt attracting $13.5 billion.
  • In total, emerging markets posted their first month of inflows at $27.0 billion in August after five consecutive months of outflows, the longest such streak in records going back to 2005.
  • This compares to an outflow of $10.7 billion in July and a $10.2 billion inflow in August 2021.
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