Chetan Sehgal, director of portfolio management for GEM and small cap strategies at Franklin Templeton, has backed the inclusion of Saudi Arabia in the MSCI Emerging Markets Index, as the manager looks to unlock more exposure to the wider Gulf region.
Saudi Arabia's inclusion in the MSCI index, which is expected to be announced tomorrow (20 June), follows substantial reforms from Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to widen the country's economic activity,...
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