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The Party Congress raises risk for equity prices

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Think ideological tightening in China is only a social issue? It’s also a business risk.

A perfect example: Yesterday, Weibo’s US-listed equity prices crashed.

What happened? Weibo’s stock price dropped by over 6% and its parent company SINA fell by almost 5%.

The Trigger? C...