In George Mitton's Funds Europe article 'A-SHARES: Who’s bringing their ‘A’ game?' Patrick Ghali, Managing Partner, discusses the fact that few of the Greater China funds he deals with have significant A-share exposure. Explaining why this is the case, Mr. Ghali, said: 'One reason fund managers avoid the mainland exchanges, in Shanghai and Shenzhen, is that they contain a high proportion of retail investors. These individuals tend to trade fast and often, responding to rumour and speculation rather than sober analysis of company reports and earnings.'
The full article can be read on the Funds Europe website here.