Single country frontier markets equities funds are capable of providing some eye-watering returns on acceptable volatility, the problem is there are not many to choose from.
Against rampant volatility in established markets, Franklin Templeton’s Mark Mobius believes investors will gain from greater performance and falling macroeconomic risks in emerging and frontier market equities.
The appetite for emerging market equities among institutional investors is reaching a period high, according to a report by Clear Path Analysis.
Renaissance Asset Managers (RAM) has announced the launch of a Frontier Markets fund to invest in markets with a forecast GDP growth of over 4%.
There are a number of reasons why investors should feel positive about Indian equities, despite a difficult 2011, according to Vincent Lagger, manager of the Swiss & Global Asset Management JB Chindonesia fund.
Since the global financial crisis, many fund managers tried to distance themselves from parent banks requiring public support and widely regarded as causing the crunch.
Carmignac Gestion’s strong performance this summer has silenced its critics and boosted confidence in the newly launched Carmignac Emerging Patrimoine.