The desert kingdom is in the throes of radical upheaval – its leader wants to follow Facebook’s example, and “move fast and break things”. Investors should be wary, says John Stepek.
The worsening security situation in the Philippines isn’t the only concern over President Rodrigo Duterte’s ability to lead one of Asia’s fastest-growing economies.
The Czech Republic is roaring ahead, yet on a price-earnings ratio of nine, it’s the cheapest stockmarket in the world after Russia, says Frederic Guirinec.
Amazon, Google and Facebook aren’t the only winners in ecommerce and online media – savvy investors should also buy China’s big four to maximise gains, says Rupert Foster.
Last week, India’s stockmarket capitalisation crossed $2trn for the first time, making it the ninth-largest equity market in the world.
Hopes that the political situation in Brazil were set to improve following the impeachment of former president Dilma Rousseff were dealt a major blow after her successor, Michel Temer, faced allegations of corruption and obstruction of justice
The Kospi index has just risen to a new all-time high despite South Korea’s political turmoil.
Improved connectivity and technology will spawn an enormous global economic boom. And one of the regions that will benefit the most is Asia. Dominic Frisby explains why.
Is India the last great growth story – or overhyped and doomed to disappoint? In part one of our feature, Jonathan Compton argues that you should leave India well alone.
Is India the last great growth story – or overhyped and doomed to disappoint? In the second part of our feature, Rupert Foster gives the positive side of investing in India.
Every year “the men from Hacienda” gather to discuss one of the most hotly anticipated deals in banking.