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Famed investor Platt wouldn't touch this asset class 'with a barge pole'

December 15, 2011

Michael Platt, the founder of the $30 billion hedge fund BlueCrest Capital Management LLP, said most of the banks in Europe are insolvent and the situation will worsen in 2012 as the region's debt crisis accelerates. “I do not take any exposure...

Developed-market currency concern taking center stage

September 25, 2011

More institutions are taking cover as uncertainty surrounding the euro is putting developed-market currency risk at center stage of global investment portfolios, including equities strategies. “Historically, equities managers have been less...

Japanese stocks may have hit bottom after earthquake

May 29, 2011

The 9.0-magnitude earthquake that devastated Japan is likely to leave buying opportunities in its aftermath — even as certain economic indicators point in the opposite direction. “We haven't seen Japanese stocks this cheap in a long time,”...

Japan quake to trigger global sell-off?

March 16, 2011

The tragic, unpredictable events playing out in Japan are leaving money managers and market watchers at odds over whether the financial markets are becoming more attractive or more risky. “We think after a disaster like this, it's typical...

Nikkei plunge an ‘overreaction,' Oakmark managers say

March 15, 2011

The precipitous drop in the Japanese stock market could be a buying opportunity, according to David Herro and Robert Taylor, portfolio managers of the popular Oakmark International fund. "We believe a buying opportunity may be created when select...

El-Erian: 'Japan can navigate this'

March 15, 2011

Japanese investors will repatriate funds as the nation seeks to recover from its strongest earthquake on record, said Mohamed El-Erian, chief executive officer at Pacific Investment Management Co. “We know that inflation will spike because...

Coming attractions? Japan could go bust after credit rate cut

January 27, 2011

Japan's credit rating was cut for the first time in nine years by Standard & Poor's as persistent deflation and political gridlock undermine efforts to reduce a 943 trillion yen ($11 trillion) debt burden. The world's most indebted nation is...

Africa pure plays emerging for retail audience

January 23, 2011

Africa is emerging as the last great investment frontier, described by the press as a “gold rush” and a “bonanza.” Growing investor interest and the evolution of the region's financial infrastructure have resulted in more investment...

Top fund managers place overseas bets

January 23, 2011

Even after global stocks rallied 10% last year, valuations around the world fell the most in a decade, leaving companies in Norway, Italy and Mexico the cheapest and most attractive of all. The average price-earnings ratio of global equities...

Soros blames Germany for 'endangering' euro

June 23, 2010

Germany “is the main protagonist” in the euro's crisis and risks inflicting deflation on the European Union because of its insistence on budget austerity, billionaire investor George Soros said. “As the strongest and most creditworthy...

Investors pull back, fearing China on the verge of a stumble

February 7, 2010

China's economic engine powers on, but some consultants and managers are becoming more cautious about investing in the Asian giant — at least in the short term. The long-term prospects for China remain solid, they said. But in the next year,...

Top money managers see sun rising on Japan

February 7, 2010

Money managers and advisers have spent their careers avoiding Japanese stocks. But now, some prominent stock pickers, including BlackRock Inc., First Eagle Investment Management LLC, Thornburg Investment Management Inc. and Wasatch Advisors...

Emerging markets attracting interest

April 19, 2009

A little more than one-third of private-equity investors without exposure to emerging-markets funds plan to invest in such funds within the next two years, according to a new survey conducted by Coller Capital and the Emerging Markets Private...

The new China syndrome is soaring stock prices

September 17, 2007

Recent recalls of Chinese products, including poisonous pet food and toys coated in lead paint, are having little effect on red-hot Chinese stocks. A look at one of the most popular exchange traded funds following an index of such stocks tells...

Goldman's 'MIST' is now topping 'BRICs'

August 7, 2012

Jim O'Neill ushered in a decade-long investment boom in 2001 when he coined the term BRICs for the largest emerging markets. This year, a lesser-known acronym that the Goldman Sachs Asset Management chairman is helping to popularize has taken...

Gung ho Ken Fisher placing big bets on China

June 17, 2012

Billionaire Ken Fisher, who bought Chinese stocks as they rallied from a 21/2 year low in the fourth quarter, said that such shares will beat global equities as the government takes further steps to boost growth. China, which on June 10 announced...

Powell tells advisers upheaval in Mideast could be downer for U.S.

February 3, 2011

“Follow me.” That was Gen. Colin L. Powell's motto as a young army lieutenant leading infantrymen, and it could apply just as well to registered investment advisers. “Your clients are your followers, and your purpose is to serve your clients...

Egypt an oil price powder keg? Not likely, says global fund manager

February 2, 2011

From a fixed-income perspective, the ongoing unrest in Egypt should not rattle investors, according to Sara Zervos, head of the global debt team at OppenheimerFunds. Ms. Zervos, who manages more than $13 billion in global fixed-income assets,...

Are emerging markets already overhyped?

September 30, 2010

Emerging markets are attracting more money from share offerings than industrialized nations this quarter for the first time in at least a decade as companies from Brazil to China complete record sales. Companies from Petroleo Brasileiro SA to...

Solid growth ahead, MSSB predicts

September 28, 2010

The following is an excerpt from the global monthly market commentary by the Global Investment Committee at Morgan Stanley Smith Barney for September. For the last several months, the markets have been behaving as though the global economy were...

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