emerging markets

Feb 12, 2020

Central and Eastern EuropeThe Czech Republic has seen strong growth in funds and Bulgaria could follow this year – but in general, the CEE funds industry is at differing stages of development, finds Fiona Rintoul.

Feb 05, 2020

Emerging_marketsMorgan Stanley Investment Management (MSIM) has launched a strategy that seeks to invest in undervalued, high quality companies located or operating in developing markets.

Feb 05, 2020

Chinese_indicesInvestment markets performed well in 2019, with global equities returning more than 20% and a positive picture for fixed income, with global bonds and credit returning around 10% (as of October 31, 2019).

Feb 05, 2020

China volatilityChina’s financial markets resumed trading after the Lunar New Year holiday with managers expecting a degree of market volatility.

Jan 29, 2020

Emerging marketsIf US, Chinese or European growth plummets, emerging markets will suffer. But even if the US economy grows faster than the rest of the world and the Fed looks to raise rates, it won’t bode well for emerging markets assets either, says Sergey Dergachev, lead emerging markets debt manager at Union Investments.

Jan 22, 2020

Shanghai-Stock-ExchangeAxa Investment Managers has set up a fund designed to give European investors access to Chinese equities.

Jan 15, 2020

HK_protestorsAs protesters continue to take to the streets in many countries across the globe, one risk that is not being priced in is inequality, according to Gustavo Medeiros, a fixed income portfolio manager at emerging markets specialist Ashmore Group.

Jan 09, 2020

Emerging_marketsThe prospects of select emerging markets, especially in Europe and Asia, rank high relative to other asset classes, says Michael Kruger, investment analyst at Morningstar Investment Management South Africa.

Jan 09, 2020

Multi-asset fiundThe Border to Coast Pensions Partnership, one of the largest public sector pension pools in the UK, has appointed Pimco as the core manager for its multi asset credit fund expected to be launched in early 2021.

Jan 08, 2020

Global_emerging_marketsLondon-based wealth manager St James’s Place has appointed Somerset Capital, the emerging markets fund house co-founded by arch-Brexiteer and leader of the House of Commons Jacob Rees-Mogg, to manage SJP’s global emerging markets fund.