Raises number of holdings
Mark Mobius, executive chairman of the Templeton emerging markets group, has urged investors to hold at least 30% in emerging markets to ensure they are properly diversified.
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Sharp falls in Hong Kong-listed shares mean investors are now increasing their exposure to China via this route, even as the onshore market opens up further to foreign investment.
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After a year of debate on a hard versus soft landing in China, leading investors in emerging market equities give their outlooks for 2013 as it appears China's economy has settled into a slower pace of growth.
Emerging market corporates’ interest in global brands can be a "real positive" for European companies now trading at takeover valuations, according to Franklin Templeton’s Mark Mobius.
Fears Chinese government’s stimulus plans are not enough leave managers waiting on the sidelines.
China bull Mark Mobius, manager of the £10bn Templeton Asian Growth fund, said the country need not fear a hard or soft landing as the authorities will step in once more to manage economic growth.
Europe can learn some important lessons from the historical development of emerging economies as it attempts to resolve its sovereign debt crisis, Franklin Templeton's Mark Mobius has said.
Franklin Templeton’s Mark Mobius said investors should expect an increasing number of market crises as information flows increase and Western growth grinds to a halt.
Franklin Templeton’s Mark Mobius has said he does not believe there will be a recession in developed or emerging markets despite the ongoing eurozone sovereign crisis.
Franklin Templeton’s Mark Mobius has said Russia is his current emerging market of choice and suggested concerns over corporate governance are misplaced.
Mark Mobius has warned it will take until the end of 2011 for China to overcome its inflationary problems.
Emerging markets veteran Mark Mobius has warned the growing use of derivatives is set to cause a fresh financial crisis.
Franklin Templeton Investments has launched the Templeton Emerging Markets Balanced fund for Mark Mobius and Michael Hasenstab.
Emerging markets veteran Mark Mobius is shunning domestic market Chinese A-shares in favour of Hong Kong H-shares following underperformance.
Investors in Japan should look beyond the short-term impact of the crisis as the country will recover quickly due to its large foreign reserves, says Mark Mobius.
Mark Mobius is “cautiously” looking to buy oversold quality companies in the Middle East and North Africa, despite increasing volatility in the region.
The renminbi is poised to replace the yen as a global reserve currency within the next decade, says Franklin Templeton's Mark Mobius.