10 Questions with Richard Gao, Manager of Matthews China MCHFX , Matthews China Small Companies MCSMX, and Matthews Pacific Tiger MAPTX; comanager of Matthews China Dividend MCDFX.
China's reform agenda for its planned economic transition will be released next month.
These funds come with notable risks as well as ample potential rewards.
The odds are worse if it targets just one country or region.
Dire headlines but decent performance.
With the economic outlook improving, we're cautiously optimistic about new leadership and new reforms.
Management changes on a Gold-rated Matthews fund, Fidelity to close Fidelity Ultra-Short Bond to most new investors, and a flurry of management changes on Invesco's large-cap growth team.
With fears of an impending Japanese sell-off and a China slowdown, as well as ongoing sovereign debt woes in Europe, many fund managers are seeking more safety when investing abroad, says Morningstar's Bridget Hughes.
Five stats from the Conference and the stories behind them: 10 more years of financial repression, three retirement train wrecks, 7% more dividends on the S&P, and more.
A new manager for T. Rowe Price New Era, DWS fires a subadvisor, Matthews launches 2 Asia funds and makes manager changes on 2 other funds, Cohen & Steers founders pull back, and a Waddell & Reed bond manager to retire.