Russia may be cheap – but that certainly doesn’t make it good value. If its stand-off with the West goes on, Russia could become a total pariah state in investment terms.
The Philippines is one of the world’s fastest-growing economies, and it shows no sign of slowing down.
Brazil’s economy is picking up, the political backdrop is improving and investors are returning. Max King picks the best ways to buy in.
Investors hungry for returns are heading for emerging markets, says Andrew Van Sickle.
David C Stevenson looks at some of the best funds to invest in emerging-market smaller companies.
India’s anti-corruption drive and structural reforms are bearing fruit in the economy and the markets.
The end of the long-running bull market in equities is near, says Dominic Frisby. Investors should turn to “late-cycle assets” – mining stocks and emerging markets.
Venezuela would have much to gain from seeing the back of its president, Nicolás Maduro. Sadly, there’s not much chance of that.
When buying Asian-focused funds for your portfolio, it’s worth investing with managers who take a long-term view, says Max King.
The United States considers the nuclear option of slapping a ban on the importation of Venezuelan oil.
Once widely dubbed “the sick man of Asia”, the Philippines has turned into another Asian tiger, with World Bank thinking the economy will grow by more than 6% a year in the eight years to 2019.