Oil and gas stocks rise amid escalating tensions
Saudi Arabia's successful 'Future Investment Initiative' ('Davos in the desert') last month and the much-anticipated listing of Aramco have reminded us of the potential of the Gulf region for investors.
Too much focus on isolated events
Given the constant focus on what might cause equities to fall and whether now is the right time to invest, it is helpful to remember equities as an asset class have historically been more likely to deliver positive returns in any given 12-month period...
Rhetoric will not halt rise in prices
'Round of 16’ and quarter-finals
Knockout contest by measuring each country's growth forecast
Up 75% since lows seen in June 2017
Up 2.8% to $77 a barrel
Gallery of emerging markets of the future
Brent trading above $50 a barrel
Significant meeting means limited oil price downside
Could change OPEC sentiment
Sanctions lifted after 36 years
Positive development for the frontier market
Joint venture with Turquoise Partners
Concerns about oil prices
Follows lifting of sanctions in summer
How managers are exploiting 'mismatch between perception and reality'
Oliver Bell, manager of T. Rowe Price's Middle East & Africa Equity and Frontier Markets Equity funds, explores the myriad investment opportunities open to the West following the landmark nuclear deal.