Asian stocks, excluding Japan, outperformed the world in 2017 and there is a consensus that this momentum will carry through 2018 and into 2019.
But of course, analyst forecasts are by no means a guarantee of performance. The region has historically been geared into whatever the rest of the world has been doing because it was making products...
The US dollar is close to peaking and the risks now seem to be on the downside.
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