Fund selectors: How we are gaining exposure to Asia through specialist funds and wider emerging market vehicles
Boosting profile in the region
Structural growth in region
Japanese equity markets have been tested by global market volatility so far this year.
Value should emerge quickly
Over the past year markets have paid more attention to reflationary policies in Asia than earnings improvements. As a result, companies that have been growing the fastest—sometimes irrespective of valuations—have performed the best.
Corporate governance improving
Currently hosting Winter Olympics
Chinese New Year celebrations have arrived, as we leave behind the Year of the Rooster and usher in the Year of the Dog. So what are the key investment themes to look out for in China in the coming year?
Train, Findlay and Lawson among the names
Guinness Asset Management has extended its emerging markets suite with the launch of the Best of Asia fund, the firm's fourth in the asset class.
MSCI to include 222 China A-shares in benchmark indices
China is preparing to start celebrating the Chinese New Year on February 16. Along with being the year of the dog, 2018 might also be the year that innovative Chinese smaller companies come into their own, according to Tiffany Hsiao, Portfolio Manager...
Upward price pressure may help boost corporate profits
Improved receptiveness to shareholders
Clampdown has prompted stock market bounce
Jesper Koll, head of Japan at WisdomTree, takes a closer look at the 'outlier scenarios' he worries could have large investment implications.
Japanese equities among top five
The old saying "markets like to climb a wall of worry" proved spot on in 2017, writes Russ Mould, investment director at AJ Bell.
After three years of gains, what does India's investment landscape look like today? Watch Kunal Desai, manager of the Neptune India Fund, report back on his latest research trip, whilst James Calder, Research Director at City Asset Management, discusses...
Review of Shinzo Abe's prized policy
China funds did well
Foreign investors have typically shied away
It can pay to be out of fashion. An investment in out of favour stocks can be emotionally hard and requires patience, but is usually the most rewarding. The allure of the latest market theme may appear to gratify a range of our emotions associated with...