Monday, January 04, 2016

Guest Post: China Sneezes and the Rest of the World Catches a Cold

Stocks crumble after selloff in China spreads around the world

Global investors around the world fled risk Monday as a steep drop in the Chinese stock market triggered a new circuit-breaker and renewed fears that the country's economic malaise may spread to the rest of the world. The plunge in China's CSI 300 index - which tracks the 300 largest companies listed in Shanghai and Shenzhen…