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It's a bumpy ride for China's stock market investors

It's a bumpy ride for China's stock market investors

Having invested in China’s stock market for more than a third of his life, Zhou Jinli had plenty of experience with the cycle of boom and bust. But a recent crash that wiped out two-thirds of Zhou’s retirement funds told him he hadn’t seen it all. “This is the worst I’ve ever seen,” said Zhou, 63. “I hope the government will get to the bottom of this.” A retired foreign ministry official with a crown of snowy white hair, Zhou said he sank more than $32,000 of his savings into the market. On Tuesday, he was outside the China Securities Regulatory Commission, the equivalent of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, to lend moral support...

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