It’s Over: The Hang Seng’s Record-Breaking Run Snapped On Monday

All good things…


Chinese Checkers.

Headlines aplenty.

Requiem For 2017: The Year In Charts

Cheers to you in the new year…

Don’t Ignore The Overnight Rally In Hong Kong

Whether or not this bounce is sustainable and more broadly, whether Friday marks a turning point for sentiment which was rapidly deteriorating will help determine whether global risk assets are able to rally into year-end.

Trouble In Paradise.

There’s trouble in market paradise.

Oh, The Humanity! Asian Shares Dive As Tech Wreck Wreaks Havoc On Hong Kong

Well on Wednesday, things got worse – and materially so. 

Tech Rout Hits Hong Kong (Again) As Tencent Extends Worrying Slide

Keep an eye on this – in an increasingly interconnected and interdependent global market, these tech selloffs are demonstrating a propensity to spread quickly. And there’s some poetic justice in that, right? After all, tech is all about connecting the world.

Tech Selloff Hits Hong Kong As Tencent Tumbles Out Of Half-Trillion Club

“Today’s turmoil in the region’s tech stocks was sparked by the sell-off in their peers on Wall Street last night.”

‘The Enigma Of 8’: Here’s What Goldman Sees For China’s Markets In 2018

“Luck, prosperity, and wealth.”

‘Can It Continue? Yes.’ Asian Stocks Push To Records As Hang Seng Dusts 30,000

Fade it? Not yet.

What Global Selloff?

“…the nagging fear that the boy who cried wolf was only telling the truth when everyone had learnt to ignore him.”

Bloodbath: Global Stocks Dive In Tandem

Buckle up.

Check Back Tomorrow.

Thursday is now the “big day.”

Sonny Black.


‘They Wanted To Kill The Bulls’: Analysts Scramble To Explain Sudden Crash In Hong Kong

So what accounts for that? Well, no one knows exactly. “Some bearish investors were looking for excuses to ‘kill the bulls.'”