China Asset Management (Hong Kong) has unveiled the ChinaAMC MSCI China A Inclusion Index ETF, tracking the MSCI China A Inclusion index. The ETF has been listed on Hong Kong’s stock exchange on 7 February 2018, with a Hong Kong dollar and renminbi dual counter arrangement. MSCI is set to progressively include China A-shares in […]
On 23 January, new rules will apply for foreign investors’ access to the Saudi Arabia’s capital markets. The Saudi regulator – Capital Market Authority – issued a new set of guidelines on 9 January, designing the requirements for qualified foreign investors (QFIs), their affiliates, foreign portfolio managers and their managed funds, and expand the range of […]
Looking at current valuations across the world, some of the lowest-priced stocks are found in the emerging markets, and if you screen and weight these securities based on fundamentals, you can improve the valuation characteristics even further. The WisdomTree Emerging Markets Equity Income Index screens by dividend yield and then weights by dividends, typically resulting […]
Union Bancaire Privée (UBP) has announced the launch of the UBAM – Global Emerging Equity fund. The fund will be managed from UBP’s London branch by a team of three fund managers headed by Mathieu Nègre, head of Global Emerging Equities, and will use a proprietary country allocation model to assess areas of opportunities and optimally […]
In past cycles, emerging market equities have fallen in sync with oil prices and suffered amid US dollar strength. This time, the winners from cheap oil outnumber the losers, explains Oliver Leyland CFA, Senior Investment Analyst – Latin America, Hermes Emerging Markets. Going separate ways: Since mid-2014, historically high correlations between the MSCI Emerging Markets […]
Buying cheap Russian equities is not necessarily a smart stock picking move, says Yulia Bushueva, managing director at Arbat Capital.
Schroders sees compelling investment opportunities in Emerging Europe, which has remained strong in the face of the Eurozone crisis.
Nomos Bank Asset Management is planning to launch a range of new products for Russian investors to access the foreign market.
Russia remains the “underdog” in terms of its weighting in the MSCI emerging markets equity index, following the index provider’s latest quarterly benchmark review.
A family of indices reflecting the performance of companies with significant exposure to specific regions or countries, regardless of their domicile, has been launched by MSCI.
Emerging markets were caught up in the global equity rout over the third quarter. But was this a justified correction or has indiscriminate selling created compelling valuation opportunities?
Index provider MSCI has launched a new tradable index, the MSCI EM 50, which is correlated to the MSCI Emerging Markets index, but contains just the 50 largest constituents.