Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
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What is Daily Reflection on China?
A research publication to help you make better, more informed investment decisions. It offers local insights, timely updates, long-term thinking and actionable ideas (NO INVESTMENT ADVICE). Here is a detailed account of why we are doing this.
What are the different sections?
News & Hot Topics: Curated local financial news and local investor views from China. Stuff that you don’t normally get in the West.
Weekly Thoughts: My musing on China markets
Big Picture: Thematic research, with a long-term view
We also have multimedia content covering all of the above, podcasts, webinars and media interviews etc. We’ll add new columns as the audience grows. Your feedback on how we can improve our content is most appreciated.
Do you offer any financial or investment advice?
No. Please read the disclaimer here.
Who writes Daily Reflection on China?
This is created by Qi Wang, founder and CEO of MegaTrust Investment (HK), a boutique China fund manager. More information about Qi can be founded on his Linkedin page. More information about our team can be found here.
What are the different subscription plans?
Free: $0 per month
Monthly Paid: $30 per month
Annual Paid: $250 per year
We recommend the annual plan, which offers 30% discount to the monthly subscription.
What does the free plan provide?
Access to all media interviews
Occasional free posts in News & Hot Topics, Weekly Thoughts and Big Picture
No or limited access to podcasts and webinars
What does the paid plan offer?
Unlimited access to everything including full archives. All paid subscribers are “members” who join our community, exchange comments and share ideas.
Is there a difference between the monthly and annual paid plans in terms of the content?
No. The monthly and annual paid subscribers have the same access to everything.
Can I cancel the monthly plan?
Yes. You can cancel the subscription in your Substack settings. Detailed instructions can be found here. Once cancelled, the paid subscription will terminate after the current month-end.
Can I cancel the annual plan?
Yes. You can cancel the subscription in your Substack settings. Detailed instructions can be found here. Once cancelled, the paid subscription will terminate after the current 12-month period.
Do you offer any free trials?
There is a 7-day free trial for new subscribers from time to time.
Do you offer any complimentary paid subscriptions?
We offer complimentary paid subscriptions to MegaTrust clients and a small number of partners, free of charge.
I am a MegaTrust client. How can I get the complimentary paid subscription?
Please email me here to request this.
Can I read the newsletter without any subscriptions?
Yes. You can read the free posts by visiting our website any time, without the email registration. However, you will miss new posts and major updates.
How can I tell which posts are free and which ones are not?
The paid-subscriber only posts have a small lock sign right below the subtitle. Otherwise, the post is free and open to the public.
Is there a list of all the free posts?
Here is the list of top ten free posts for your convenience.
Is there a mobile app for Substack?
Yes, the Substack app is now available on both iOS and Android devices. More information about this can be found here.
Is my data safe?
Yes, absolutely. When you sign up for Daily Reflection on China, we ask you to enter your email address. And that’s it.
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The paid subscription is just $30 per month or $250 a year. That’s one dollar a day to keep the China surprises away. We currently offer a 7-day risk-free trial for all new subscribers. Please take advantage of this offer by clicking the button above. If you’ve never subscribed to our newsletter before, you need to enter your email address to begin.