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US balance sheet trimming effects possible to be offset with growth The US Federal Reserve"s balance sheet reduction, starting from Wednesday, could have a spillover effect of eroding global asset prices and driving speculative money back to the United States, including some from China, experts said on Tuesday. For China, the key to offsetting the tightening in external financial conditions lies in concrete steps to shore up the domestic economy and effective macroprudential management of cross-border capital flows, they said. Starting June, the Fed is scheduled to shrink its nearly $9 trillion balance sheet. It will reduce its securities holdings