Emerging Markets

  1. How Fed Rate Hikes Cause Contagion Risk Around ...

    Learn about the economic problem facing emerging markets, including China. Discover ...
  2. The World's Top 10 Economies

    A look at the top 10 economies in the world.
  3. How Brexit Would Impact Ireland’s Economy

    The potential separation of Britain from the European Union (Brexit) stands to affect ...
  4. Why this Emerging Region Has Room to Grow

    Learn how disruptive innovation could lead to powerful changes in Latin America and ...
  5. Neutral Corner

    In looking at the current market climate, something to find particularly striking ...
  6. Yield-Hungry Investors Are Smitten with the U.S.

    Global demand for yield is good for U.S. investment grade fixed income, but what ...
  1. 3 ETFs International Investors Should Watch

    The charts of these three ETFs suggest that global markets could be gearing up for ...
  2. 3 Charts International Investors Should Watch

    The charts of three different country-specific ETFs are suggesting a major shift ...
  3. India Economics: A Young Population with Technologically-Driven ...

    Learn about prospective growth trends in India, the world's second most populous ...
  4. Emerging Market Fund Headed Into Steep Resistance ...

    iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF is likely to test the underside of a four-year ...
  5. Brazil Olympics: Trouble in Paradise?

    Get an in-depth look at the laundry list of unique problems in Brazil that may pose ...
  6. Emerging Markets: Why India Continues to Impress

    You can make an argument that large emerging markets are no longer emerging, unless ...
  1. Is Malaysia a developed country?

    Learn why Malaysia, as of 2015, is not considered a developed country despite having a relatively high level of industrialization.
  2. Is Mexico an emerging market economy?

    Learn the difference between a developed economy and an emerging market economy, and understand why Mexico is an emerging ...
  3. Why should an investor include an allocation to the telecommunications sector in ...

    Learn the benefits available to investors if they choose the option to include allocations to the telecommunications sector ...
  4. What portion of the telecommunications sector will benefit most from continued growth ...

    Learn what portion of the telecommunications sector will benefit most from continued growth in the use of cellphones, particularly ...
Hot Definitions
  1. European Union - EU

    A group of European countries that participates in the world economy as one economic unit and operates under one official ...
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  3. Brazil, Russia, India And China - BRIC

    An acronym for the economies of Brazil, Russia, India and China combined. It has been speculated that by 2050 these four ...
  4. Brexit

    The Brexit, an abbreviation of "British exit" that mirrors the term Grexit, refers to the possibility of Britain's withdrawal ...
  5. Underweight

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  6. Russell 3000 Index

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