Brazil’s economy is set to shrink by 2% this year. But with a large, young population and plenty of soft commodities, there is plenty of upside.
The Kazakh tenge fell by almost 25% against the US dollar in a single day as the authorities announced an end to the dollar peg.
Plunging Chinese stocks have sent shockwaves around the world. Andrew Van Sickle looks at what that means for your money.
Forget the Brics and the Asian Tigers – the beasts sitting on the largest hoards of treasure are to be found in eastern Europe, says Jonathan Compton.
Dr Peter Frankopan looks at China’s devaluation of the yuan, and asks if the lessons of the 15th-century Ming empire hold any clues for the future.
China’s stockmarket has taken a battering, and the panic is starting to spread across the globe. But it’s only a matter of time before central banks step in, says John Stepek.
Malaysia’s ringgit has been especially hard hit by the devaluation of the Chinese yuan.
The renminbi has dropped and markets are jittery – but a great long-term buying opportunity for Chinese equities lies ahead, says Rupert Foster.
A renewed slump in tourism due to terrorist-related activity would be a huge setback for Thailand.
Anti-government protests are the latest in a long line of crises. But as James McKeigue explains, clever investors can still make money in Brazil.
Foreign investors running have been pulling out of Malaysia after corruption allegations engulfed the country. But is corruption a reason to avoid certain markets altogether?