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Dear EM: All Your Current Account Are Belong To Us

“Almost $260 billion worth of sovereign and corporate bonds — nearly a tenth of outstanding emerging market (EM) debt — is in… 801 more words

Capital Tug of War

As most of you know I continue to expect very volatile markets in 2015 with wild price swings in both directions. I wanted to share some thoughts on what’s likely to drive this volatility from a macro perspective. 984 more words


How will the downfall in Russia affect Turkey?

Russian economy has been facing real problems recently and is forecasted to contract by around 4.5% should oil prices remain low. The main problems faced by the country include falling oil prices, capital outflows, currency market pressures and potentially, weakening of foreign currency reserves. 274 more words


Sub-Saharan Africa: Gold in eastern Ghana

The emergence of the gold trade in Africa has led to a major influx of FDI (Foreign Direct Investment) into primary commodity exporting countries, and Ghana has been central to this transformation. 156 more words