Analyst Profile

Lei Yang, CFA

Lei Yang, CFA

Senior Managing Director - Asia

Lei Yang has been associated with 13D since 2005. He heads up 13D’s China and Asia macro research as well as individual stock selection. Lei has a deep understanding of the Chinese economy and how the Chinese leadership impacts both the economy and the stock markets. Except China, he is also focusing on Asian Geopolitics, Japan, Infrastructure and Innovation.

Lei was instrumental in 13D’s buy signal on the Chinese equity market in October 2012. He also assisted in 13D’s major call to short the yen and buy Japanese equities in October 2012.Lei also serves as the Editor-In-Chief of the Chinese version of What I Learned This Week Lite, an abbreviated version of the full English version of What I Learned This Week.

Lei earned his Master’s Degree in International Business from Norwegian School of Economics (NHH). Lei is a CFA charterholder.

Is QE coming to China?

  • Aug 16, 2018
  • Economy
  • China

In WILTW June 21, 2018, we noted that China's response to the escalating trade war with the U.S. would result in a weaker yuan, which would not be goo… more

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Areas of Expertise

  • China
  • Macro
  • Infrastructure
  • Demographics
  • Japan
  • Asian geopolitics