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Value Emerges in Asia's Markets as Panic Sets In

By Advisor Perspectives
Financial Services

The first signs of panic?

I have been waiting for the first signs of real panic in Asia’s bear market. First, there was the question of why India had been so defensive, with its current account deficit, high structural inflation, strained banking system, difficult government finances and high valuations. India’s market has started to drop. And then we had weakness in Japan, the perennial safe haven. That market has weakened dramatically, too. And now, the all-conquering S&P 500 Index has seen acute volatility. Is the U.S. the last market to lose confidence? Certainly, confidence seems in short supply all over the world.

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