Global Markets

What’s Next For The Brazilian Bond Market?

The Brazilian bond market has been especially volatile in recent years and continues to affect the global economy in several ways. Brazil’s political and economic climate has been making headlines lately with experts pointing out Brazil’s economic crisis is the worst since the U.S. Great Depression. Inflation is over 10.6% in Brazil and the labor [...]

2017-06-19T14:52:47+00:00 May 30th, 2016|Blog, Finance, Global Markets|0 Comments

The Emerging Asian Markets

Defying bleak global recession prospects, Southeast Asian economies showed considerable Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, and the Philippines. A variety of factors have lead to the Asian market success, all of which have earned several of Asian countries recognition from the 2015 Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index, which closely examines emerging markets, supply chain executives, and international [...]

2016-05-09T13:46:12+00:00 April 20th, 2016|Blog, Finance, Global Markets|0 Comments

China Relaxes Limits On Overseas Fund Investors

Plans for more lenient foreign investor rules to China’s central banking system signals further opening of financial markets according to a recent Bloomberg article.  The new changes would impact the Qualified Foreign Institutional Investor (QFII), which is a program that allows licensed international investors to participate in China's mainland stock exchanges. First launched in 2002 [...]

2017-06-19T14:52:48+00:00 February 24th, 2016|Blog, Chinese Stock Market, Finance, Global Markets|0 Comments