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All is Not Lost: A Look at Prosperous Emerging Markets of Tomorrow

Though it’s easy to fall to despair due to the rise of nationalism and populism, progress in many emerging economies remains strong. In spite of it all, emerging markets retain considerable cause for hope, thanks to favorable demographics and increased investment, among others. Let’s take a look at three of the emerging economies which are [...]

2017-06-19T14:52:47+00:00 December 2nd, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Emerging Markets: A Bright Spot for the Future

From the British vote to exit the European Union to violence in Turkey to a sustained downturn in crude oil prices, headlines over the past year have brought a great deal of uncertainty to emerging market stocks. With uncertainty comes fear, and some investors have shied away from emerging market investments until they can get [...]

2017-06-19T14:52:47+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|Emerging Markets|0 Comments

What Exactly is Macro Trading?

Macro trading is a type of trading strategy employed by hedge funds. Hedge funds, which generate returns for investors through betting pooled amounts of their money on both rising and falling prices, are best defined by their investment strategies. A fund manager, also known as a general partner, sets the fund’s strategy with the goal [...]

2017-06-19T14:52:47+00:00 October 25th, 2016|Blog, Finance, Global Markets, Investments, Stock Market|0 Comments

Unquiet on the Eastern Front: North Korea, Nuclear Testing, and Emerging Markets

By now, you’ve surely heard the news. On September 9, 2016, North Korea detonated its fifth nuclear device, the latest in a long line of controversial tests that have drawn international criticism.  Once again, the world is up in arms, with strong condemnations from South Korea, Japan, the United States, and surprisingly, even North Korea’s [...]

2017-06-19T14:52:47+00:00 September 23rd, 2016|Blog, Finance, Global Markets|0 Comments

6 Global Events Since Last Year That Have The Biggest Impact On Emerging Markets

Global growth has slowed substantially and a quick recovery seems unlikely, according to IMF experts. Coming off 2015’s modest 3.1 percent global growth, the impact of the worldwide slowdown affects every nation. But the negative effects are most apparent in emerging market economies.   Emerging markets are experiencing profound losses that can be detrimental to [...]

2017-06-19T14:52:47+00:00 August 3rd, 2016|Blog, Finance, Global Markets, Investments, Stock Market|0 Comments

How Brexit Will Affect the U.S.?

Europe: it lays an ocean away from the United States and often marches to its own unique beat, putting it farther from our daily thoughts. But with Britain having recently voted to leave the European Union, American attention has been aimed squarely at the continent as international stock markets took a massive hit and economic [...]

2016-08-01T16:58:45+00:00 August 1st, 2016|Global Markets|0 Comments

Colombian Peso Volatility May Cause Potential Interest Rate Hike by Central Bank

The chronology of the ups and downs of Colombian peso is indicative of the volatility of the emerging markets. This month, Colombia’s peso showed an uptick most as a result of the U.S. jobs data, which “[...] boosted the appeal of riskier assets by reducing the odds for monetary tightening this month,” according to Bloomberg. [...]

2017-06-19T14:52:47+00:00 June 22nd, 2016|Blog, Finance, Global Markets|0 Comments