China Margin Trades Buckle Leaving $364 Billion at Risk

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Investors look through stock information at a trading hall in a securities firm in Shanghai on June 19, 2015.

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The biggest tumble in Chinese shares since 2008 is proving especially painful for margin traders as their favorite stocks sink faster than the benchmark index, raising the risk of forced liquidations.

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