Vietnam makes its mark on the global stage
Textile factory in Vietnam
Emerging markets

Vietnam makes its mark on the global stage

Electronics manufacturers are moving into Vietnam, partly in response to manufacturing delays caused by lockdowns in China. The country’s textile indu…
30 Jun 2022
Fortress Russia’s economy is crumbling
Putin and Reshetnikov
Global Economy

Fortress Russia’s economy is crumbling

Vladimir Putin invaded Ukraine in the belief that the Russian economy could withstand whatever the West threw at it. That belief is being severely tes…
12 Jun 2022
Why the outlook for emerging markets is improving after years of underperformance
Brazil
Investments

Why the outlook for emerging markets is improving after years of underperformance

Emerging markets have underperformed over the past decade. Alex Rankine explains what the outlook is.
5 Jun 2022
What's behind Sri Lanka’s crippling debt crisis?
Sri Lanka's President Gotabaya Rajapaksa
Emerging markets

What's behind Sri Lanka’s crippling debt crisis?

Sri Lanka has been hit by a triple whammy of economic shocks and has gone to the IMF for a bailout. It may just be the first domino to fall in a globa…
20 May 2022
Investor optimism ebbs in Indian stockmarkets
Bull taming 'Jallikattu' festival in India
Emerging markets

Investor optimism ebbs in Indian stockmarkets

India’s BSE Sensex stockmarket index has fallen by almost 8% so far this year. Interest rates are on the rise, and foreign investors have been selling…
18 May 2022
Singaporean stocks: a cheap play on life after Covid
Emerging markets

Singaporean stocks: a cheap play on life after Covid

Singapore is returning to normal after the pandemic, with almost every sector in the stockmarket set to benefit.
4 May 2022
The emerging-markets debt crisis
Emerging markets

The emerging-markets debt crisis

Slowing global growth, surging inflation and rising interest rates are squeezing emerging economies harder than most. Are we on the brink of a major c…
30 Apr 2022
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Indonesia aims to step up its economic growth
Emerging markets

Indonesia aims to step up its economic growth

Indonesia's economic growth has lagged that of neighbours such as the Philippines and Vietnam. But soaring commodity prices could change that.
28 Apr 2022
The best markets in Asia and how to invest in them
Emerging markets

The best markets in Asia and how to invest in them

China and Indonesia should do well over the next year, while India and Vietnam have exceptional long-term prospects. From tech giants to banks, there …
22 Apr 2022
Private equity opportunities in Japan for investors
Japan stockmarkets

Private equity opportunities in Japan for investors

Private equity is eyeing up the country and moving in to break apart giants. That will be great for investors, says Matthew Lynn.
17 Apr 2022
Buy Bank of Georgia: a cheap play on a robust economy
Share tips

Buy Bank of Georgia: a cheap play on a robust economy

Russia invaded Georgia in 2008 which has reduced the chance of further military conflict. Bruce Packard looks at the investment opportunities that hav…
5 Apr 2022
Three Asian growth stocks to invest in the world's fastest growing markets
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Three Asian growth stocks to invest in the world's fastest growing markets

Avo Ora of Pictet Asset Management, picks three Asian growth stocks in the world's fastest growing markets and explains why he would put his money in…
4 Apr 2022
Elvira Nabiullina: Putin's central bank chief blindsided by Russia's war on Ukraine
People

Elvira Nabiullina: Putin's central bank chief blindsided by Russia's war on Ukraine

Putin’s central bank chief was reportedly blindsided by the launch of the invasion of Ukraine and forced to stay in her job. Managing the crisis looks…
3 Apr 2022
Why Latin American stocks are attractive right now
Emerging markets

Why Latin American stocks are attractive right now

Low valuations and soaring commodity prices have boosted Latin American stocks this year. Alex Rankine looks at why the region is lucrative right now.…
1 Apr 2022
Russia has avoided its first default since 1918, but it is not out of the woods yet
Emerging markets

Russia has avoided its first default since 1918, but it is not out of the woods yet

Russia appears to have avoided its first default in more than a century on foreign currency debt. Saloni Sardana explains what is next for Russia and …
18 Mar 2022
South Korea: new president, new policies
Asian economy

South Korea: new president, new policies

Yoon Suk-yeol has been elected as as South Korea's next president, a move that could bring new economic policies and reinvigorate the country's stockm…
18 Mar 2022
How to invest in Latin America: the emerging market that’s had a surprisingly good year
Emerging markets

How to invest in Latin America: the emerging market that’s had a surprisingly good year

Latin American stocks have done well this year while markets elsewhere have struggled. John Stepek looks at the region's performance and picks the bes…
14 Mar 2022
Russia has become uninvestable
Investment strategy

Russia has become uninvestable

Geopolitics can create opportunities – but there are times when discretion is the better part of valour.
14 Mar 2022
Index firms write off Russian stocks
Emerging markets

Index firms write off Russian stocks

Russian stocks will be removed from MSCI’s main emerging markets index at a price that is effectively zero.
11 Mar 2022
Emerging-market investors turn cautious
Emerging markets

Emerging-market investors turn cautious

Russia's invasion of Ukraine has sparked a selloff in emerging markets as investors head for safe haven assets.
11 Mar 2022
What does 2022 hold for emerging markets?
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What does 2022 hold for emerging markets?

A MoneyWeek special report on emerging markets in association with Templeton Emerging Markets Investment Trust
10 Mar 2022
The hidden Russian equities in your portfolio
Investment strategy

The hidden Russian equities in your portfolio

The odds are that, however strongly you feel against it, you hold Russian equities in your portfolio. Merryn Somerset Webb explains why.
4 Mar 2022