Understanding China's Troubled Economy in Five Charts

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China has problems: economic, social, and geopolitical. There’s such an impressive range of issues that it can be challenging to keep track of them all.

The world’s second-largest economy, by far the largest exporter, and home to 1.4 billion people, China is critical to the global economy. It is the top trading partner for 120 countries.

Whether or not you’re investing directly in China, there’s a possibility that what happens there will reverberate in your clients’ portfolios.

Here’s where things stand today:

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