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India by the numbers India’s growth prospects have brightened considerably, particularly with the steady progress that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s new government has made with reforms.
Lens on risk: the nuances of risk and investing Risk has many facets for investors to consider. Knowing how various asset classes impact your portfolio and strategizing accordingly can be helpful, but as with most things, there is more than meets the eye.
Small caps by the numbers Smaller companies have a direct impact on the fundamental health of the U.S. economy, having created in our view a significant amount of the job growth in recent decades.
U.S. Small Cap Equity Portfolio Manager Interview Ralph Bassett, Head of North American Equities, discusses the current environment for U.S. small-cap equity along with Aberdeen’s market outlook.
Asia by Numbers Asia’s rising economic importance makes it impossible to ignore. View
Reasons why: Why Japan Equity Not only does Japan boast enviable strengths such as a high-quality workforce and technical superiority, there are also many world-class companies that are global leaders in their respective fields. View
Big ideas in small-cap companies Small-cap companies may deserve a distinct allocation in a diversified portfolio because they can offer a long runway of growth potential with management teams that can often be more nimble.
Hedge funds for everyone As the high yield market has globalized, it has opened more possibilities for investors to access a wider, new set of opportunities.
Frontier market bonds: the next chapter We believe there are key drivers to the growth in frontier countries including favorable demographics, rising consumption and investment, a substantial commodity base, and more prudent economic policies.
Emerging Market Debt: A Blended Approach As emerging economies expand, governments and companies alike are looking to domestic and international capital markets to finance growth. This market segment presents skilled fixed income managers with opportunities to identify and benefit from what we believe are improving companies and countries.