Red Balloons, Red Lines, and Red Herrings [PODCAST]

Michael Edwards

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Weiss’s China expert, Mike Edwards, summarizes the current state of Sino-US relations and the potential consequences of Russia’s war with Ukraine.

In recent weeks, the rhetoric exchanged by US and Chinese leaders has reached a feverish pitch. But bluster and hot air are not the only factors to keep in mind when analyzing the trajectory of Sino-US relations. G3 is delighted to have Weiss's China expert, Mike Edwards on Green Marbles this week. Mike has plenty to say on where things stand between the US and China, China's relationship with Russia, and what all of this implies for markets in the coming months.

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Time Stamps:

  • Is there a connection between the balloon controversy and the space race between the US and China? [4:22]
  • What moves and countermoves have the US and China undertaken since the balloon flap? [6:48]
  • Is the Russia-Ukraine war a proxy war for the US and China? [11:31]
  • Why is Wang Yi an important figure in US-Chinese diplomatic relations? [16:53]
  • What are the implications of the Russia-Ukraine war for markets? [22:56]
  • How will China's reopening impact different market sectors? [29:31]

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About: Consistent with its mission to invest in people, partnerships, and a purposeful future, Weiss Multi-Strategy Advisers launched a weekly podcast, In Search of Green Marbles, in November 2021. In each episode, Weiss leaders provide differentiated insights (i.e., green marbles) that aim to help institutional investors, financial advisors, and individuals identify actionable investment themes amidst the noise in today’s market environment. Primary topics of discussion include exponential innovation, the US-China relationship, longevity’s impact on financial markets, and the latest economic themes. Hosted by G3, featured guests include Weiss President and CIO Jordi Visser, Deputy CIO Mike Edwards, and Senior Vice President and Portfolio Manager Lundy Wright.

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