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China stock market slump wipes trillions off share values

Shares in China's stock markets have been falling sharply, despite efforts by its government to restore confidence.

The markets have slumped by almost a third since the middle of June, wiping more than a trillion pounds off share values.

Many of the losers are small investors, who have come to expect ever-rising returns.

China editor Carrie Gracie reports.

  • 03 Jul 2015
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