• Effective investing in emerging markets requires in-depth knowledge driven by constant curiosity. Emerging Views is Thornburg’s online portal to share our timely discoveries, perspectives and insights into this complex, dynamic and always evolving space. Check back often for the latest thought-provoking contributions.

  • Perspectives

    Thorough analyses of trends & changes influencing emerging markets.
  • Weighing the Prospects of Trump’s Trade Agenda
    November 2016 Perspectives [Charles Roth]
    During the U.S. presidential election campaign, candidate Donald Trump hammered relentlessly at the “very bad” free trade deals Washington has signed or negotiated. He cudgeled two of the U.S.’s...
  • Emerging Markets Continue to Steam Ahead in Third Quarter
    October 2016 Perspectives [Charles Wilson, PHD]
    Emerging market stocks continued to rally strongly in the third quarter, as attractive valuations, gradually accelerating developing country economic growth, lower real rates, and improving—if still...
  • After Broad Emerging Markets Rally, Get Selective
    July 2016 Perspectives [Ben Kirby, CFA, Charles Wilson, PHD]
    With a peak to trough move of nearly 10% on the MSCI Emerging Market (EM) Index at the start of the quarter and ending with a just shy of 1% total return at quarter end, it’s clear we traveled a long way, but didn’t get very far.
  • South Africa's Great Challenges, and Greater Opportunities
    March 2016 Perspectives [Pablo Echavarria, CFA]
    After a fruitful week of corporate and macroeconomic policy meetings, I leave South Africa with a sense of hope for the future but recognition that challenges ahead need to be dealt with for the...
  • Can China Change Its Growth Model?
    February 2016 Perspectives [Charles Wilson, PhD]
    Along with many major economies, China’s economic growth following the 2009 rebound from the global financial crisis has continued to disappoint relative to expectations. As we wrote previously...
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