T.Rowe Price has now launched the T.Rowe Price Sicav Frontier Markets Equity Fund which will invest across all frontier markets, including countries outside the MSCI Frontier Markets Index.
Russ Koesterich, global chief investment strategist at Blackrock, argues that rising oil prices could cause stocks to slide.
Malta headquartered manager FMG’s Stockholm office continues to find opportunity in emerging and frontier markets.
Michael Levy, manager of the Baring Frontier Markets Fund, sees a number of opportunities in frontier markets through 2014, including in Nigeria, Saudi Arabia and across Asia.
Hartwig Kos, part of the Global Multi Asset team at Baring Asset Management, has discussed the outlook for emerging and frontier markets in 2014.
In its investment outlook for 2014, HSBC Global Asset Management expects global economic growth to pick up in 2014 relative to 2013, especially in the developed world. In particular, there should be much less of a "fiscal drag", in the US and Europe than...
The performance of frontier markets in the recent period of weakness in emerging markets has been discussed by Michael Levy, investment manager in the Baring EMEA and Global Frontier Markets team.
Renaissance Asset Managers, which soft closed its Sub-Saharan fund in February, is to launch Nigeria and East Africa funds later this year in response to ongoing investor demand for access to frontier markets.
Richard Carlyle, investment specialist at Capital Group, sees scope for frontier markets to add diversification for investors keen on exposure to higher growth economies.
Emerging markets still offer good opportunities for investors and are not in recession, according to executive chairman of Templeton Emerging Markets Group Mark Mobius.
Swedish boutique Tundra Fonder has provided more information about its growth plans, including an increase to its fund range from three to seven funds, adding the ability to offer dollar and euro share classes across its products, and employing more managers....
Most country and regional indices rebounded in 2012 after a poor 2011, according to data from MSCI covering both developed and emerging markets.
Frontier markets hold out the promise of extra returns, as if there is a proportional connection between risks taken and achieved returns.
If you were disappointed by your equities in 2011, you probably were not invested in Mongolia's, which rose 15%. As the country prepares for elections, FMG's Arild Johansen told Investment Europe why his firm has launched a fund focused on the country....
Investors should look to frontier markets rather than emerging markets to access the most dynamic and fastest growing economies and secular growth drivers, says Schroders.