Are Emerging Markets Worth Investing?

Emerging market equities have been some of the worst performers in recent years. From political chaos to corruption and everything in between many of these markets have let down investors. Hence many investors have avoided emerging markets like the plague. According to an article at iShares, over the past 5 years as of September, 2022 …

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Emerging Markets Are Attractive based on Valuation

Emerging markets have been poor performers for the past decade or so. Many years ago the BRICS were supposed to lead the growth of these markets. However that did not work out as expected. For instance, the decline in commodity markets led to the fall of Brazilian equities which were soaring during the commodity bull …

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The Top 10 Stocks in Emerging Markets 1990 to 2021

One of the important points to remember about any major index is that the top stocks in the index change year over year. This is true for any market. In emerging markets it is even more relevant since leaders in emerging markets compete more aggressively and established players are more easily replaced by newer firms. …

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Five Risks of the MSCI Emerging Markets Index

The MSCI Emerging Markets Index is one of the most popular indices for tracking the performance of emerging markets. Many ETFs and mutual funds are benchmarking against this index. The index is comprised of 1,424 companies across 24 emerging markets. The performance of the index relative to the MSCI World and MSCI ACWI indices over from May,2006  …

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