The Sinocism China Newsletter (the “Blog”) is created and authored by Bill Bishop (the “Content Creator”) and is published and provided for informational and entertainment purposes only (collectively, the “Blog Service”). The information in the Blog constitutes the Content Creator’s own opinions. None of the information contained in the Blog constitutes a recommendation that any particular security, portfolio of securities, transaction, or investment strategy is suitable for any specific person. You understand that the Content Creator is not advising, and will not advise you personally concerning the nature, potential, value or suitability of any particular security, portfolio of securities, transaction, investment strategy or other matter. To the extent any of the information contained in the Blog may be deemed to be investment advice, such information is impersonal and not tailored to the investment needs of any specific person.

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From time to time, the Content Creator or its affiliates may hold positions or other interests in securities mentioned in the Blog and may trade for their own account(s) based on the information presented. The Content Creator will use reasonable efforts to disclose at time of publication any positions or other interests in securities mentioned in the Blog. The Content Creator may after publication take positions inconsistent with the views expressed in its messages on the Blog.

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4 thoughts on “Disclosures

  1. Bill, I might invest in your blog were you to publish, a la Andrew Sullivan, at least a rough set of financials for the blog. Due care and all…

      • I was talking about donations, but to what? How much do you get in donations, and what are the time and server expenses? I find the information in English useful for general knowledge. I’d never invest in China because the financials, as you often state, are not transparent or predictable.

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