Panic over EMs not matched by those on the ground
John Redwood, chief global strategist at Charles Stanley, challenges investor preconceptions about investing in Australia.
Facing anaemic growth
There has been significant momentum behind Asian markets in recent months. The MSCI AC Asia ex Japan rose 13.4% in US dollar terms during the quarter, the best start to the year since 1992.
Political stability crucial
Asian companies are at the cutting-edge of research and development in areas like AI, the smart-home and virtual reality, writes Daniel Tubbs, head of global emerging markets at Mirabaud Asset Management.
The top and bottom sectors, funds and stockmarkets of the quarter
Over the course of 2016, the factors driving Asia's capital markets changed, writes Sharat Shroff, portfolio manager at Matthews Asia.
Inflows into US passives of $505bn in 2016
Managers: 'The global outlook is improving, with recent economic data in Asia surprising positively'
Views from IW Asia Briefing
Increased US-China tension
Helped by currency movements
Reform a 'gargantuan' task
South Korea rose from the ashes of its civil war in the 1950s, when it was one of the poorest nations on earth. Now, despite being a wealthy country, it is still regarded by many as an emerging market.
Stabilising economic and corporate earnings growth, improving macro stability and overall accommodative local macro policies have provided a positive anchor for Asia ex Japan assets in the face of elevated global and developed market growth, policy and...
Frontier markets can provide opportunities
One of the issues about investing in Asia Pacific is the dominance of China in the index, writes Andrew Herberts, head of private investment management at Thomas Miller Investment.
Fund managers reveal how they are navigating market uncertainty across the Asia region, and the stocks and sectors driving performance in their funds.
Investing in Asia Pacific property
Five years of downgrades
Investment activity is lower
Highlights India and Indonesia
Transformed corporate culture
The Pakistani equity market recently hit an all-time high after MSCI upgraded it to emerging markets status, effective from May 2017.