Michael Hasenstab, CIO, Global Bonds at Franklin Templeton's Fixed Income Group explains why Hungaria is an attractive case for unconstrained, contrarian investments in fixed income.
Jesse Sherman, portfolio manager at Renaissance Asset Managers, answers a Q&A on the recovery in the European periphery.
In the second of a four part series looking at the BRIC regions, Craig Botham, Emerging Markets Economist at Schroders, shares his views on Russia.
Societe Generale Securities Services (SGSS) in Serbia has been mandated by four major Serbian pension funds to act as their custodian and depositary bank.
BlackRock Emerging Europe Trust plc. has reported that in the five years to 30th April 2014 the trust has outperformed its benchmark the MSCI EM Europe 10/40 by 17.0% on a share price total return basis.
As fresh sanctions are announced against Russia, Naomi Heaton reflects on the fall out for Central London Residential.
The situation in Ukraine is fast moving and highly fluid, says Russ Koesterich, BlackRock’s Global Chief Investment Strategist.
The geopolitical tensions surrounding the situation in Crimea, the Russian response and the consequent sanctions imposed by Western nations present an increasing source of risk within the global economy, says Andrew Cole, investment director of the Global...
Poland needs further reforms to put outperforming economy firmly back on track for sustainable growth, the OECD warns.
Eric Verleyen, CIO at SGPB Hambros gives his market views following events in Ukraine.
The European Commission has announced a package of support identifying a number of concrete measures to assist economically and financially Ukraine.
The departure of President Viktor Yanukovich from office is good news for Ukraine as it paves the way for a political resolution, says UBP's Zsolt Papp.
Business leaders are optimistic about Turkey's business prospects, with 88% of participants planning to expand domestic operations, a research conducted by Campden Wealth in collaboration with UBS revealed.
Pavel Laberko, manager of the UBAM Russian Equity strategy, on the effect that the Sochi games will have on Russian businesses and the economy as a whole.
Invesco Real Estate, the global real estate investment manager, has acquired two prime shopping centres - Galeria Kazimierz in Krakow, Poland and Queensgate Shopping Centre in Peterborough, UK, together representing a total investment of c.€425m and c.120,000...
Leading up to the fifth anniversary of BlackRock's management of the BlackRock Emerging Europe, portfolio managers Sam Vecht and David Reid highlight the investment case for emerging Europe and provide strong arguments why investors should remain positive...
The Russian Federation's economy is growing, but further reforms are needed to bolster future growth, improve the business climate and strengthen innovation, according to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
East Capital’s chief economist Marcus Svedberg has picked out Russia and China as among the most attractive markets next year, as he sees continued divergence in performance levels.
Turkey's macroeconomic adjustment will be gradual and manageable, according to Jan Dehn, head of Research at Ashmore.
Societe Generale Securities Services has been appointed by Fondul Proprietatea to act as its custody and depositary agent bank in Romania.
Marcus Svedberg, chief economist at East Capital, has identified factors he says could result in a revaluation of Russian assets.
The Central Bank of Turkey's decision to increase its overnight lending rate shows that the country is aware of the risks presented by currency weakness, high inflation and falling capital inflows, says Fitch Ratings.
Turkey has recently been subject to civil unrest, sparked by plans to demolish a park in the centre of Istanbul, the commercial capital of the country, but Emre Akcakmak, portfolio manager at East Capital says the investment fundamentals of the country...