One Fish, Two Fish: Decoding the Chinese Stock Market

By |2016-11-17T16:19:31+00:00May 21st, 2015|Categories: Contested Spaces|Tags: , , |

A-Shares, B-Shares, Red Chips, P-Chips. Dr. Seuss would have a field day with the many types of Chinese shares. An A-Share, P-Chip and H-Share sit side by side. Every stock market is organized around some taxonomical classification. Most, as in the United States, are defined by company size as determined by its market capitalization (total market value of a company’s shares outstanding). We tend to think about the US stock market in four major categories: [...]