Why the case for emerging market equities is stronger than ever

Why the case for emerging market equities is stronger than ever

For much of the past three decades, emerging markets were seen as the domain of only the most aggressive, risk-tolerant investors, and even then emerging markets typically garnered no more of an allocation than 2% to 5% of an investor’s portfolio. For many, this view continues unchallenged, although the reality on the ground tells a

Why a Chinese real estate bubble is not likely

Why a Chinese real estate bubble is not likely

With China posting a first-quarter GDP growth of 11.9%, some question whether parts of the economy, such as the real estate sector, are on the verge of overheating. In fact, the selling price of residential property in some of the largest and most established cities, or so-called Tier 1 cities, has risen significantly in the