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June 25, 2013
In an interview on Bloomberg Radio with Tom Keene and Ken Prewitt, I shared my thoughts on the Fed's recent announcement that it would continue its QE efforts for the time being. If you missed the segment, I've summarized that conversation here...
June 13, 2013
Europe is an undervalued mess, the emerging markets are overvalued and investors are wasting their time worrying about interest rate hikes. Those are the essential takeaways from a panel of investment experts who spoke Thursday in Chicago as...
June 12, 2013
Emerging markets stocks and bonds, which held such promise months ago, are in retreat. And that could be bad news for advisers. Indeed, more than half the advisers surveyed by InvestmentNews at the beginning of the year said they planned to...
June 6, 2013
Portfolio Are emerging markets the real fulcrum of global risk? (The Reformed Broker) Morgan Stanley's master spreadsheet of average mutual fund fees versus average ETF fees. Good reference. (World Beta) Is this what the "cheap" iPhone will...
May 27, 2013
It's been a challenging year for emerging markets. The hugely popular Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO) is down about 1 percent so far in 2013; the iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index (EEM) has fallen 2.1 percent. Bucking the trend is...
May 26, 2013
Michael Swell, Goldman Sachs Strategic Income Fund
May 6, 2013
This portfolio is about as simple as it gets, consisting of only two ETFs. VT offers broad-based exposure to global equity markets, including stocks from the U.S., emerging markets, and developed international markets. This portfolio comes with...
April 11, 2013
Portfolio Jeff Gundlach unveiled his new short idea today at the DoubleLine luncheon: (Barron's) Emerging markets may finally participate in the rally after drastic underperformance. (Global Macro Monitor) Even the best managers in history have...
April 1, 2013
Mark Headley, Matthews Asia
March 20, 2013
Bill Riegel, TIAA-CREFF
March 17, 2013
A recent rash of fund closings might be an indication that it is time to slow down on emerging-markets equities. Within the past two months, three of the five largest actively managed emerging-markets funds either have closed to new investors...
March 12, 2013
If half of the world's gross domestic product is now coming from the emerging markets, why do most global bond indexes allocate only about 7% to emerging-markets debt? That's the kind of question Goldman Sachs Asset Management portfolio manager...
March 3, 2013
Pacific Investment Management Co. LLC launched the Pimco Emerging Markets Full Spectrum Fund (PFSIX) last Monday, making it easier for financial advisers to get access to all the flavors of emerging-markets debt. Pimco already offers the $14...
February 28, 2013
The do-it-yourself revolution marches on. Financial advisers, however, can take advantage of this particular bit of DIY innovation. Hardeep Walia, Motif Investing's co-founder and chief executive stopped by a couple weeks ago to show me the...
February 25, 2013
Pacific Investment Management Co. LLC launched the Pimco Emerging Markets Full Spectrum Fund (PFSIX) on Monday, making it easier for advisers to get access to all the flavors of emerging market debt. Pimco already offers the $14 billion Pimco...
February 10, 2013
The BRICs are falling off the investment map. The term for Brazil, Russia, India and China, where stocks gained 424 percent during the decade ended 2010, appeared in the fewest news stories last month since November 2008, according to data compiled...
February 5, 2013
Jim O'Neill, the man who put emerging markets on the map, is stepping down as chairman of Goldman Sachs Asset Management later this year. The company has not announced a replacement. Mr. O'Neill joined Goldman in 1995. His biggest moment came...
January 6, 2013
Advisers plan to go on an emerging-markets shopping spree this year — and experts say the timing couldn't be better. A majority of advisers — 51.4% — plan to increase their clients' allocation to emerging-markets equity this year, according...
November 12, 2012
David Nadel, director of international research for Royce & Associates, says the search for value has led the firm to foreign markets.
November 5, 2012
Calvert Investments has jumped on the emerging-markets bandwagon with the help of U.K.-based Hermes Fund Managers Ltd. Launched Oct. 31, the Calvert Emerging Markets Equity Fund Ticker:(CVMAX), will apply socially conscious investing screens...
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