China Business & Economy

China’s ‘Too Big to Fail’ Stock Market Could Trigger a Depression

A screen showing the Shanghai Composite Index (top) and the Shenzhen Component Index on the side of an overpass in front of the Shanghai World Financial Center (L), Jin Mao Tower (C) and Shanghai Tower in Shanghai on July 9, 2015. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)
A screen showing the Shanghai Composite Index (top) and the Shenzhen Component Index on the side of an overpass in front of the Shanghai World Financial Center (L), Jin Mao Tower (C) and Shanghai Tower in Shanghai on July 9, 2015. (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

In July the Chinese stock market suffered its worst-performing month in nearly six years, as Beijing’s heavy-handed intervention to stem market losses raised more questions...




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