Jim Rogers, co-founder with George Soros of the Quantum Fund, reckons that South Korea could be a bright spot in an otherwise grim-looking financial landscape.
MoneyWeek’s regular contributors each pick one of their favourite investment ideas from around the world for 2018 and beyond.
Vietnam is gradually shaking off the burdens of its troubled history. Invest in its bright capitalist future, says Max King.
While emerging markets have performed well over all, two have been left behind, says Andrew Van Sickle.
Decades of Robert Mugabe’s ruinous policies have driven his country to economic disaster. But will his successor and former ally be any improvement? Simon Wilson reports.
Emerging-market equities spent much of this decade treading water, but since early 2016 they have been making up for lost time.
Between 1994 and 2009, South Africa shrugged off the legacy of apartheid and became steadily richer. But during president Jacob Zuma’s eight-year tenure, the country has gone backwards.
Caracas is providing a bad example of how to run a country. Even the region’s populists are paying heed. Latin America remains open for business, says James McKeigue.
There have been six major bull markets in emerging markets and Asia, with an average gain of 230%. This time we are just 60% up from the lows.
In the past decade, the Indian economy has expanded by 6%-7% a year. But there is still clearly vast scope for it to up its game.
Brazilian stocks have doubled in two years, but that momentum is now slowing.