How will the Chinese economic downturn affect the UK?

BY spectator events


October 28, 2015

6:00 pm

Investec, 2 Gresham Street, London EC2V 7QN


Andrew Neil, chairman, The Spectator Magazine Group

James Forsyth, political editor, The Spectator

John Haynes, head of research, Investec Wealth & Investment


As China’s equity markets cool down and its currency is devalued, The Spectator hosted an evening discussion considering how recent developments in China will affect the outlook for Western economies and investors.

The event was hosted by acclaimed British journalist and broadcaster, Andrew Neil. Speakers included James Forsyth, political editor of The Spectator, John Haynes, head of research at  Investec Wealth & Investment and Michael Hugman, emerging market debt strategist at Investec Asset Management.

The session included a Q&A session and a champagne reception.