emerging markets

Aug 06, 2019

RenminbiThe fallout between Washington and Beijing continues to deepen after the US Treasury “determined that China is a currency manipulator”, marking a new chapter in trade tensions between the two sides.

Jul 15, 2019

Emerging_marketsInvestors placed US$3.3 billion (€2.9 billion) into funds of Ashmore Group, a specialist emerging markets asset manager based in London, in the second quarter of the year.

Jul 10, 2019

ChinaSovereign investors are increasingly looking to China, with nearly three times as many planning to raise exposure in emerging markets rather than Europe.

Jun 25, 2019

BlockchainEurope’s largest fund conference, FundForum International is underway in Copenhagen. The agenda features panel discussions on some of the industry’s hot topics, such as ESG, digital and technology.

Jun 20, 2019

Esther Chan and Alan SiowInvestec Asset Management has added to its emerging markets corporate debt team with the appointments of Esther Chan and Alan Siow (pictured). Both hires are to newly-created roles.

Jun 19, 2019

Emerging_market_debtGeneva-headquartered Mirabaud Asset Management has added to its fixed income range with the introduction of a fixed maturity emerging markets debt fund with $90 million (€80.4 million) of assets under management.

Jun 18, 2019

Arup_DattaArup Datta, head of the quantitative equity team at Mackenzie Investments, talks about why quant is suitable for emerging market investing, despite the challenge of volatility.

Jun 10, 2019

Emerging_marketsBMO Global Asset Management (BMO GAM) has hired Cristiana de Alessia as portfolio manager for the global rates team.

Jun 05, 2019

Paris Climate AgreementHSBC Global Asset Management is to launch an emerging market green bond fund with the aim of enabling investors to make a “real economy” impact whilst aiming to deliver against objectives set by the Paris Climate Agreement, and the UN’s sustainable development goals (SDGs).

Jun 04, 2019

Rio_de_JaneioroFranklin Templeton is launching passive exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in Europe that invest in Brazil, China, South Korea and India.