KEY POINTS
  • While China is facing a number of headwinds, Dalio said there were still good investments to be made in both bear and bull markets.
  • He said China's problems and risks were manageable and the country's leadership was headed in the right direction.
  • "The key question isn't whether or not I should invest in China so much as how much I should invest," Dalio said.
Ray Dalio, founder of Bridgewater Associates, received an award from the China General Chamber of Commerce-USA in February 2022.

Ray Dalio, chief investment officer at Bridgewater Associates, took to LinkedIn on Tuesday to defend his continued investments in China — a market he views as crucial to "understand the world" and for "diversification."

His recent post follows a 4,000-word essay shared last week, which discussed the possibility of a "100-year storm" in China and warned of a "lost decade" if Beijing repeats the mistakes of Japan in the 1990s.