After a dismal decade, the re-emergence of emerging markets (EMs) continues. In the year to the end of March, they outperformed global developed markets by 10 percentage points.
Political concerns remain
Focus on 2018
Overseas exposure a benefit
Crunch polls in Colombia, Mexico and Brazil
Geoffrey Wong, head of emerging markets at UBS Asset Management, looks at the latest developments in three key emerging markets.
Difficulties remain while negotiating exit
Pressure on UK equities
Last month, the US Department of Labor reported average hourly earnings had increased 2.9% in January. Wage gains, largely absent from the post-crisis recovery, are good news for the economy.
Marking first anniversary of Article 50 being triggered
Experts cautious on UK economy's health
Structural growth in region
Not acting as a safe haven
Stunting investment in UK
President proposed tariffs on steel
Hung parliament most likely result
Both countries seeing improving sentiment
Policy response from last crisis still 'necessary'
Country goes to polls on 4 March
'Mutually beneficial solution'
Currently hosting Winter Olympics
Chinese New Year celebrations have arrived, as we leave behind the Year of the Rooster and usher in the Year of the Dog. So what are the key investment themes to look out for in China in the coming year?
Issue of 'self-doubt' and over-valued bonds