emerging markets

May 12, 2020

emerging_markets_covid_coronavirusChristopher Smart, chief global strategist & head of the Barings Investment Institute, analyses the long-term effect of the Covid-19 pandemic on emerging markets.

May 12, 2020

ESG_investments_risingPoland’s stock exchange last year initiated a responsible investment drive and Grzegorz Kaliszuk of AgioFunds illustrates the journey ahead for the Polish ESG mutual funds market.

May 06, 2020

border_to_coastBorder to Coast Pensions Partnership is looking to appoint a specialist China equity manager to oversee between £200 million and £300 million (US$249 million and $373 million) in assets.

Apr 20, 2020

Emerging_markets3Ashmore Group, a specialist emerging markets investor, saw assets decline by nearly a quarter due to the Covid-19 pandemic – but argues there is now a good buying opportunity in emerging market bonds and equities.

Apr 06, 2020

Emerging_markets3William Blair Investment Management has launched an emerging market fund investing in a broad range of hard-currency bonds.

Apr 03, 2020

Quant_investingEmerging markets remain intriguing for institutional investors who want to increase portfolio diversification – particularly at a time of extreme market volatility and against a background of geopolitical issues. Quantitative investment strategies can help unlock specific opportunities, Arup Datta, a quant veteran at Mackenzie Investments, says.

Apr 02, 2020

Emerging_markets_sign1Throughout the coronavirus crisis, Funds Europe presents some of the best market commentary from fund professionals. Today, Mark Asquith, a senior emerging market manager at Somerset Capital Management, says now could be a very attractive entry point for emerging market investing.

Mar 13, 2020

Opposite_directionsInvestors worry that emerging market returns have become too correlated to developed market equities. It’s one of two myths that Jennifer Sireklove of Parametric Portfolio Associates aims to dispel.

Feb 25, 2020

Barry_McInerneyWith the largest deal in China’s asset management industry done and dusted, Mackenzie Investments CEO Barry McInerney thinks investors should consider separate allocations to China.

Feb 20, 2020

Emerging_marketsBermuda-listed Lazard Asset Management has launched an emerging markets managed volatility strategy.