With Russia and its leader Vladimir Putin in the news, David Thornton, former manager of an East European investment fund, reflects on his experience of the country and the man.
India’s growth potential is huge. And if new prime minister Narendra Modi can tap into it, this fund stands to profit.
Two years ago, James McKeigue was hugely enthusiastic about Peru’s infrastructure plans. But the stock he picked tanked. Here, he looks at what went wrong.
Indonesia’s close-run elections have unsettled investors. But this US-listed fund is still a buy for the long term.
Elections give stock markets a shot in the arm. And this week, Indonesians go to the polls. It could be a big deal for investors, says Lars Henriksson.
The appeal of Asian stocks remains strong, says professional stock picker Andrew Graham. So, take a long-term view and buy these three shares.
Reform hopes have made India’s benchmark Sensex index the top performer of the world’s 40 biggest stock markets.
Russian stocks have defied Western sanctions to gain 25% since March.
Fallout from China’s massive credit bubble could spread to several of its neighbours.
Latin America’s Pacific Alliance has decided on a change of tack in its dealings with regional rival Mercosur. James McKeigue picks the best way to play it.
Professional investor James Syme picks three emerging-market growth stocks to buy now.