"As we head into a new week and month, trade concerns will remain front and centre of investors' minds, along with increasing concerns about stability in emerging markets, after the sharp declines seen in Argentina and Turkey’s currency last week," said Michael Hewson, chief market analyst at CMC Markets. … [Read more...] about World stocks slip for third day as trade, emerging market worries bite
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Wall Street's S&P 500 <.SPX> is up 2.5 percent continuing its longest bull run in history while the MSCI All-Country World Index <.dMIWD00000PUS>, a widely watched gauge of world stock market health, has lost just 5 percent despite fears of a global trade war and a slowdown in China's growth. … [Read more...] about How bears are taking over world stock markets
LONDON (Reuters) – The world’s richest families are worried about the U.S.-China trade spat, Brexit, populism and climate change and are keeping more of their money in cash, according to a survey of family offices by the world’s largest wealth manager. … [Read more...] about World’s richest families fret about geopolitics, climate change
If the trade war escalates — and Mr. Trump has shown no sign of backing down — some worry that the public’s faith in the economy could be shaken, exposing the nation to much more serious problems than a drop in exports. New economic data on Tuesday showed slower growth in investment and consumer spending, and there are fears that the financial crisis in Turkey could spread. … [Read more...] about Hayward: Trump Policy Shakes Up Foreign Markets, Brings Investors to the U.S.
The general public may not be familiar with the term “frontier market,” but frontier markets represent the vast majority of the fastest-growing economies in the world. The term “frontier market” generally refers to the smaller emerging markets, including those that have been excluded from the emerging markets indices, such as the MSCI Emerging Markets Index. Frontier markets represent extremely promising investment opportunities as a result of this potential for growth. However, investing in these markets can come with additional risks and background work when compared to investing in more developed markets. … [Read more...] about Frontier Markets – Smallest Markets Represent Promising but Overlooked Investment Opportunities