China’s Margin Debt Solution: Suspend The SharesRupert Hargreaves
Earlier this week, the Wall Street Journal ran an article titled "Investors’ Zeal to Buy Stocks With Debt Leaves Markets Vulnerable," which highlighted the fact that investors are borrowing a record $642.8 billion in margin debt, exposing them to billions in additional losses if bets don't work out as expected.
But while margin debt in the United States is at an all-time record, in China borrowing against equities is off the charts . . .
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