Many emerging market funds ignore “frontier” markets completely. But there are great opportunities in these less developed countries and companies, says Max King.
A clever bank meets an unsophisticated customer with a huge pile of cash. The customer and the cash part company. Did the bank do anything wrong? Simon Wilson investigates.
A power struggle between the shambolic, corrupt regime of South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma and the country’s finance minister, Pravin Gordhan, means a volatile few months for the rand.
The death of King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand could deepen the country’s political divide and knock a post-coup recovery off course.
Investment trusts are cheap for a reason – but not one that should stop us snapping them up. Merryn Somerset Webb talks to fund manager Nick Greenwood.
Argentina’s Merval index has bounced by 60% this year, as the new president’s business-friendly approach inspires confidence.
Taken together, Asia’s four fastest-growing economies are set to overtake Japan. If you’re after growth, forget the West and head East, says Rupert Foster.
The Africa story has gone off the boil in recent years, says Andrew Van Sickle. It’s time investors changed that.
The Philippines’ new president, Rodrigo Duterte, is rattling investors and undermining confidence.
Emerging-market investors have had a torrid time in recent years, but things have been looking up in 2016.
With Brazil’s president Dilma Rousseff dismissd by the senate, the country is hoping for a “shock of capitalism”. Here are two of the best ways ways to buy in.