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06SEP 2019

How trade wars are weakening the BRICs

Craig Botham explains why the economics team has downgraded the growth outlook across the BRIC economies this quarter, with weakness in 2020 driven by the trade war.

Economics

07AUG 2019

2019

JULY

10JUL 2019

Economics

Why central banks' arsenal gives EM advantage

We look at why central banks in emerging markets have the upper hand over their developed market counterparts.

04JUL 2019

Economics

Where next for China A-shares?

The rise of China’s A-shares market is a theme that can’t be ignored. Here’s where we’re seeing opportunities in the country.

JUNE

13JUN 2019

Economics

Argentina's EM return: what it means for investors

Argentina has returned to the MSCI Emerging Markets Index after a ten year absence; we explain what it means for investors

05JUN 2019

Economics

Trump targets Mexico, hits the Fed

We cannot be sure if Trump’s Mexican tariffs are just part of his bargaining strategy, but it may get him the Fed rate cut he wants.

05JUN 2019

Economics

Why we’ve lowered our expectations for emerging markets growth

Craig Botham explains growth downgrades for Brazil and India for this year, and why Russia sees a slight upgrade.

MAY

16MAY 2019

Economics

Who will pay as US-China trade wars intensify?

The GDP impact of escalating trade tensions will be more severe on China but US consumers will pay as companies pass on higher costs.

03MAY 2019

Economics

Why Turkey and Argentina do not pose a contagion risk to other emerging markets

Craig Botham explains why the economic travails of Argentina and Turkey are unlikely to spill over and impact sentiment in other emerging markets in the near term.