China lifts investment quota limit for QFII, RQFII amid financial opening-up

China Central Television | Sep 11, 2019 at 9:24 AM

China’s forex regulator Tuesday announced it would abolish the investment quota restrictions for Qualified Foreign Institutional Investors (QFII) and Renminbi Qualified Foreign Institutional Investors (RQFII) to boost financial reforms and opening-up.

EM stocks at five-week high ahead of c.bank meets; Turkey’s lira slips

Reuters | Sep 11, 2019 at 9:21 AM

Sept 11 (Reuters) – Emerging market stocks rose on Wednesday as investors piled into riskier assets on the prospect of a ramping up of stimulus in major economies, while Turkey’s lira extended its longest losing streak since May on bets of another super-sized interest rate cut.

London’s FTSE 100 gains on hopes of stimulus, trade resolution

Financial Post | Sep 11, 2019 at 8:23 AM

UK blue-chips edged higher on Wednesday, buoyed by hopes of monetary stimulus from central banks as economic growth slows because of a protracted U.S.-China trade war, while signs of a thaw in the dispute provided some relief to investors.

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Going Nowhere In An Interesting Way

Seeking Alpha | Sep 11, 2019 at 8:00 AM

Find a point in market history where reliable valuation measures were somewhere near their historical norms, and another similar point decades later, and you’ll generally find that the S&P 500 posted a fairly run-of-the-mill total return on the order of roughly 10% in the interim.