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.
November 2016 PerspectivesDuring 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...
October 2016 PerspectivesEmerging 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...
July 2016 PerspectivesWith 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.
March 2016 PerspectivesAfter 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...
February 2016 PerspectivesAlong 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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