Swedish manager CB Fonder says in its latest analysis of the BRIC markets that their era may be over following continued underperformance in recent years.
Despite lagging investment trends in London, Italian institutions and privates have definitely turned their attention to bond funds denominated in Chinese renminbi, otherwise known as ‘Dim Sum’.
The actions of Europe’s Central Bank and the US Federal Reserve earlier this month have boosted investor appetite for Russia’s mutual funds.
Fund management companies in Brazil, Russia, India and China could become targets for mergers and joint ventures with European and North American financial institutions that want access to faster growing markets, according to a report from Deloitte LLP....
Øyvind Fjell, manager of Norwegian fund Delphi Norden, says that the continued development of a global middle class is crucial for future investment returns and a rebalancing of the global economy.
The biggest index providers are having to rethink structures, but it is a delicate process of anticipation and collaboration.
Franklin Templeton Real Assets Advisors’ Joyce Shapiro considers the future of infrastructure investments
Joyce Shapiro, managing director of Infrastructure and Real Resources at Franklin Templeton Real Assets Advisors, suggests the infrastructure theme remains strong across both emerging and developed markets.
The majority of actively managed Indian equity mutual funds have underperformed their respective benchmark indices over the last five years, according to the latest Standard & Poor's Index Versus Active Funds (SPIVA) scorecard.
Africa has never been better placed for growth than it is now, according to Anthony Eaton, manager of the JM Finn Global Opportunities and JM Finn Africa funds.
Russia has used the traditional end-of-year break to signal its new approach to international investors.
OFI MultiSelect BRICA, fonds multigérants principalement investi dans des actions de la zone BRIC (Brésil, Russie, Inde, Chine) élargit son univers d’investissement avec un nouveau continent : l’Afrique.
President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy criticises certain countries' tendency to forget growth in the Eurozone is a global responsibility, while encouraging the developed world to better engage the BRIC economies. His speech was given at...
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?
Carmignac Gestion’s strong performance this summer has silenced its critics and boosted confidence in the newly launched Carmignac Emerging Patrimoine.
In the early part of last century Africa was a staple part of British and European investors’ asset portfolio. With the rise of the BRIC economies and Far Eastern markets, Chris andrew (pictured) of Clarmond Advisors decides it time to revisit the ‘Africa...
Religare Capital Markets Limited (RCML), the investment banking and securities arm of emerging markets financial services group Religare Enterprises Limited, has acquired a controlling stake in South African broker Noah Financial Innovation (Noah).