Emerging Markets

At the open: TSX rises, energy stocks up as oil at highest since July 2015

Canada's main stock index rose in early trade on Wednesday, with energy stocks gaining as U.S. crude prices hit highs last seen in July 2015.<p>The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index was up 40.63 points, or 0.25 per cent, at 16,117.28 shortly after the open. Five of its 10 main sectors …

Economy

8@eight: Bright start ahead for ASX

Given the time of year and the prospect that a number of big US money managers have taken an extended break this week and with S&P 500 implied …

Business (Australia)

Stocks rally on boost from strong global growth, earnings

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares scaled a fresh decade peak on Wednesday thanks to surging markets in Europe and America, as strong global growth and rising corporate profits lured hordes of investors into equities.<p>MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan (.MIAPJ0000PUS) added 0.3 …

Economy

News Highlights: Top Financial Services News of the Day

PayPal to Introduce Customers to Robo Investing<p>The San Jose, Calif., payments company is connecting its website and smartphone apps with those of Acorns Grow Inc., a five-year-old automated savings and investment service.<p>Zions to Challenge Its 'Big Bank' Label<p>Zions Bancorp has long insisted it …

Jes Staley

Borrowing Bonanza in Emerging Markets

A decade of loose monetary policy from the Federal Reserve has sent gushers of cash to emerging markets. One big impact has been to reduce funding costs for a host of riskier, first-time borrowers such as Maldives and Tajikistan and those that haven’t issued in a while such as junk-rated Iraq and …

Economy

Dividend surge from British miners helps global pay-outs to record high

A surge in dividend payments from British companies led a record quarter for pay-outs to investors around the world as an improving global economy …

Economy

EM Equities: Keeping It In The Family

<i>By</i> <i>Glen Finegan</i><p><i>Glen Finegan, Head of Global Emerging Market Equities, believes that family ties make for a formidable force in both business and</i> …

Finance

Nearly All Mobile Traffic Originates on Smartphones in Emerging Markets

There are some significant differences in the way users in emerging markets access the mobile web, according to new data from ScientiaMobile.<p>The …

Investing Outside The U.S. - Purgatory For Pessimists

The current equity bull market has not been kind to non-U.S. allocations. At a recent conference I attended, the term "TINA - there is no …

Investing

BNP Asset Turns Bullish on EM Equity as U.S. Stocks Look ‘Fragile’

Even with a rally that’s double the gains in U.S. stocks, emerging-market equities are still attracting bulls.<p>BNP Paribas Asset Management adopted a …

Economy

VMware eyes cloud opportunity in APAC

Like most enterprise IT suppliers, virtualisation pioneer VMware has had to face the same disruptions from public cloud services that more …

Making it in America: Revitalizing US manufacturing

The erosion of US manufacturing isn’t a foregone conclusion. The decade ahead—with increased demand, new technology, and value chain …

Manufacturing

Inside China's Emerging Market Opportunities

<i>By Rich Powers</i><p>The investment world is expanding into more regions and deeper into countries that are modernizing their markets. To gain an …

Investing

Valuations very attractive in emerging markets: USAA portfolio manager

Lance Humphrey, USAA, and David Sowerby, Ancora Advisors, discuss their market outlooks and where investors should be putting their money.

Investing

Coca-Cola third-quarter sales grow 5%

London — Drinks maker Coca-Cola reported higher third-quarter sales on Thursday, helped by volume growth in developing and emerging markets and a hot …

Business (South Africa)

2018 Investment Themes: Emerging Markets - The Biggest Opportunity

TOM BUTCHER: What do you see as some of the biggest investment opportunities in 2018?<p>JAN VAN ECK: There are many things we have to talk about: Where …

Business

AstraZeneca Stock Gains as Crestor Sales Decline Slows

AstraZeneca (AZN) leaped to near the top of the London market Thursday after it reported improved sales performance in the third quarter and …

Stocks

Worldwide PMI Surveys Start Fourth Quarter On A Strong Note

Global economic growth edged up to the joint-highest in two-and-a-half years in October, continuing the steady pace of expansion seen throughout the …

Economy

Why One of The Hottest Parts of the Bull Market Won't Die in 2018

Emerging markets are just getting started.<p>The impressive rally that's jolted emerging markets well ahead of their developed peers is set to continue …

Banking

Global Equities: Where To Invest When More And More Countries Are Expensive

Our innovative global equity valuation breadth indicator is telling us more and more countries are showing up as expensive.<p>At a high level US …

Business

BlackRock Thinks This Market Still Has Legs

When does it end? How about never?<p>That seems to be the view from just about everyone except for the perennial bear out there. The sky has yet to fall. In fact, it may not fall this or the next. For riskier investments, like stocks and ETFs in China — where the hard landing has been postponed for …

Economy

Emerging markets on a tear

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Tech Expands Emerging Markets Grip, Accounting for 43% of Gains

As if we needed more proof that technology has taken over the world, the industry is accounting for 43 percent of the gains in the emerging-market …

Business

WORLDVIEW: Paradise Papers: This is why everyone hates capitalism

As first the Panama Papers and now the Paradise Papers have shown, the rich are not like us. For one thing, they don’t pay taxes.This is a BizNews …

Economics

World stocks gain on Apple lift, dollar strengthens on data

NEW YORK (Reuters) - World stock markets advanced for a seventh straight session and the dollar strengthened on Friday, buoyed by a round of U.S. economic data highlighted by the monthly payrolls report.<p>Wall Street also received a boost from a 2.61 percent gain in shares of Apple Inc (AAPL.O), a …

Economy

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Economy

GLOBAL MARKETS-World stocks take breather, dollar inches up ahead of payrolls

* Graphic: World FX rates in 2017 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh<p>* Focus shifts to U.S. jobs data<p>* Dollar inches higher<p>* Tech stocks boost European shares<p>* …

Economy

GLOBAL MARKETS-World stocks pause, dollar creeps up ahead of payrolls

* Graphic: World FX rates in 2017 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh<p>LONDON, Nov 3 (Reuters) - World shares took a breather and the dollar crept up on Friday, …

Economy

Enjoy 2017 Market Growth, But Be Prepared for Correction | Investopedia

I don’t want to alarm you, but in case you haven’t noticed, there are only about 75 more days until Christmas, which means about 74 more shopping …

Finance

What a New Fed Chair Could Mean for Emerging Markets

November 1st, 2017, 9:47 PM UTC<p>Federico Kaune, UBS Asset Management managing director and head of EM fixed income, discusses what a new Federal …

Business