Top advisers to US President Donald Trump have ruled out undermining the Hong Kong dollar’s peg to the US currency as they seek to punish China for infringing on the city’s political freedoms, according to people familiar with the matter.Aides at the White House and State department had weighed the possibility of limiting Hong Kong banks’ access to US dollars as a way of striking back at Beijing, Bloomberg News reported last week.But they dropped the idea after advocates could not gather enough…

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