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Starrob,
Why have you decided to invest in this company?


Andy


It was a good fit for my portfolio. I build a portfolio by diversifying by the types of risk and the amount of risk that I am willing to take.

For Baozun, I wanted to diversify internationally, specifically into China. I consider Chinese ecommerce the sector with the biggest upside with the least risk in China. I bought small amounts of Baozun and JD.com to accomplish that diversification.

Why not invest in Alibaba? Alibaba, in my opinion, engages in some questionable behavior and I would not be surprised if Alibaba has a major scandal in China that hurts US investors at some point. The China Hustle would still be alive: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=55892jT06aI

I consider Baozun and JD.com the least likely Chinese company engaging in serious fraud but I still have only one percent invested into each currently. I think there's probably other ethical Chinese companies like Baidu but I like Chinese ecommerce players best because I think the Chinese government would be the least likely to go after the companies. I think the social network players like Momo and Weibo would be at highest risk for the Chinese government to take them to task.


Starrob
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