"Be greedy when others are fearful"

Mark Robinson

"Be greedy when others are fearful"

Given the growing influence of quants, you might imagine that the social and psychological forces that play on financial markets would gradually be dissipating, but markets have suddenly become febrile. Last week, the MSCI China and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng indices pulled back sharply as fears gathered over the spread of the coronavirus. Things may seem a little grim in the year of the rat, but do events in Wuhan mask a buying opportunity?

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