Chinese Markets Roar Back on Upbeat Data Ahead of Congress
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China’s manufacturing activity recorded its highest monthly improvement in more than a decade in February, while services also showed stronger-than-expected performance. With home sales rising for the first time in 20 months, the string of positive data helped allay concerns over the nation’s recovery from the damage induced by its Covid Zero policy.
The timing of positive news flow ahead of the Party Congress is very convenient and has boosted sentiment about the strength of China’s reopening. The Hang Seng Index in Hong Kong rebounded emphatically from the region of the 200-day MA to confirm near-term support and, potentially, a high reaction low.Click HERE to subscribe to Fuller Treacy Money Back to top