Middle East - The Reform and Index Upgrade Story
India: Reforms are here to stay
The world’s largest exercise in democracy will soon be run once more, as Indian voters go to the polls. Around 900 million people are eligible to vote.
Global Investment Outlook
Despite the latest escalation in trade tensions and political vulnerabilities in Europe, the narrative of a synchronized global expansion remains firmly intact, while the accommodative monetary and fiscal impulse should allow the expansion to continue uninterrupted in the coming year.
2019 Asia Market Outlook
At the start of 2018, emerging markets had only priced two rate hikes into the market for the year.
Growth and Income Investing in Emerging Markets
Developments in corporate governance, maturing economies and changing demographics are leading to companies in emerging markets (EMs) paying out higher dividends to shareholders.
Emerging Markets and the Return of Volatility
After experiencing a closing low in early January, the VIX – which is the common measure of volatility in the US stock market – began a moderate climb towards the end of the month prior to exploding on the upside in early February.