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China's A shares: Ready for their MSCI debut Emerging markets are major contributors to global growth, and over the past few years emerging markets debt has gained even more traction as an asset class. Uncertainty in the developed world, whether due to political developments or the potential for rising interest rates, has encouraged investors to take a closer look at the many opportunities emerging economies have to offer.
 
The evolution of frontier markets There has been a growing interest in frontier-market equities and bonds in recent years. Frontier markets represent the “new” segment of emerging markets where most investors have limited exposure.
EMD: Taking a blended approach Emerging markets are major contributors to global growth, and over the past few years emerging markets debt has gained even more traction as an asset class. Uncertainty in the developed world, whether due to political developments or the potential for rising interest rates, has encouraged investors to take a closer look at the many opportunities emerging economies have to offer.
 
Emerging Market Debt Portfolio Manager Interview Brett Diment, Head of Global Emerging Market and Sovereign Debt discusses Aberdeen’s approach to investing in the asset class.
Reform in India and China: EMD Reforms, whether they target a country’s political, economic or policy structure, happen at their own pace. In China and India, reforms have begun to pave the way for new and increased opportunities.
Aberdeen’s Economic Outlook Our latest economic outlook offers our views from the latest month.
Emerging markets by the Numbers Despite a volatile external environment, emerging markets have soared this year. A closer look shows that they are benefiting from a cyclical upturn.
Reasons why: Emerging Market Debt Although Emerging Market Debt may be new to some, at Aberdeen we draw upon a long history of investing in the asset class to provide strong expertise and in-depth analysis of the market.
EMD: Time to get Active Our latest whitepaper highlights the strong case for using active managers in emerging-market debt.
Emerging Markets Equities Portfolio Manager Interview Devan Kaloo, Head of Global Emerging Markets, discusses the current environment for emerging markets equities along with Aberdeen’s market outlook.
Japan’s Election Uncertainty Aberdeen’s latest investment insight addresses how the Japanese Yen is coping with election uncertainty. We await the election result with interest.
Japanese Equities Portfolio Manager Interview Kwok Chern Yeh, Head of Investment Mangement Japan, discusses the outlook for the region post-U.S. election.
Reasons why: U.S. Small Caps Here are the reasons why U.S. Small Caps is worth an investor’s consideration.