30 May '15, 9am

China A shares: Mistake turned Multi-Bagger

A long time ago, in blog posts far away, we discussed the merits and demerits of ETFs . It was around the earlier posts that time (2009 and 2010) that I bought into the China A share ETF thinking that buying into the country that would conquer the 21st Century made sense. As it turned out, it didn’t. The only ETF that one should buy is the S&P 500. ETFs, by and large, did not help investors make money. Investing is just such a game. What looked so right doesn’t turn out right after all. Buying China seemed so right! Today’s story is about how a mistake turned out into a multi-bagger and what are the lessons that we could learn. I must say, this is first and foremost a mistake . It was luck that turned it into a multi-bagger. The whole process was painful despite making money and if I …

Full article: http://thefinance.sg/2015/05/30/china-a-shares-mistake-tu...

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