Investors betting that Argentina had turned over a new leaf were given a nasty reminder of the country’s past this week.
The Argentine peso has been the worst-performing currency against the dollar this year, and more misery could be in store.
The shock waves from the great financial crisis have finally reached the shore. Turns out socialism for the rich doesn’t play well with electorates, says Tim Price.
The Indonesian president, Joko Widodo, has won a second five-year term. Global investors will be watching him carefully.
Last year emerging market stocks fell by nearly a quarter, says Marina Gerner. But in 2019 it has been a different story.
One proven route to market-beating returns is to invest in cheap stocks, says John Stepek. But it’s a lot harder than it looks.
Voting in the world’s largest election began this week in India and this time investors are looking forward to the results.
Chinese stocks have staged an impressive rally, outperforming every other national index in the world in the first quarter of 2019. Can that continue?
Turkey’s currency has slipped to an eight-month low against the US dollar, after a 40% slump in the first half of last year. The economy shrank by 3% in the fourth quarter of 2018 and inflation has reached almost 20%.
Turkey is one of the cheapest markets in the world right now. That’s usually a sign that you should buy. But is it really worth it? John Stepek weighs up the pros and cons.
Value investor Jeremy Grantham sees better opportunities in emerging markets than in the US over the long term.