Where now after a 'Nifty Fifty' moment for emerging markets?

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Chady Jouni of Barclays Investment Solutions
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Chady Jouni of Barclays Investment Solutions

The bull market of the early 1970s in the US was largely driven by a group of 50 'blue-chip' growth stocks called the 'Nifty Fifty' and included companies such as Xerox, IBM, Coca-Cola and Polaroid.

They were famously deemed as a 'one decision' trade to be bought and never sold. Their valuation reached an average P/E of 42x in 1972 before falling significantly from 1973, following the end of the...

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