Chinese are the most aggressive investors, with 60 percent planning to increase their proportion of investment into equities over the next 12 months, according to a latest global survey.
The comparative figure worldwide is 51 percent, said the 2015 Global Investment survey conducted by asset management group Legg Mason.
Investors of Chinese mainland expect a return of 10.6 percent in 2015, while receiving an actual return of 8 percent, according to the report. Their expectation gap has narrowed to 2.6 percent from last years 3.7 percent.
Only 51 percent claim that they are very or somewhat conservative. According to the survey, 78 percent of them are optimistic about the national economy, while 24 percent worry about global economic instability and 26 percent about inflation.
The online survey interviewed 4,208 investors across 20 markets aged between 40 and 75 whose family had investable assets of more than $200,000.
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