Amateur investors continue to fuel ‘world-beating’ equity frenzy

 

A stock investor smiles at a brokerage in Huaibei, Anhui province, April 1, 2015. [Photo / IC] To get a sense of the frenzy in China’s world-beating equity market, consider this: In a two-week span last month, the rally lured 2.8 million rookie stock pickers, almost the equivalent of Chicago’s entire population. The number of new…