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#RidingTheRollerCoaster - 12

Grouping assets together (e.g. by name or acronym) is a mental shortcut we love to take, e.g. BRIC, hot commodities, mid-caps …

Don't be a blockhead: Time to tear down those trendy investment plays BRIC by BRIC

The state of investing in emerging markets is in rapid flux as global fund managers are on track to close more EM funds this year than they will open for the first time since data started being tracked in 2006 by Lipper, a provider of fund data. 859 more words


Brazilian Patent and Trademark Office Publishes New Rule on the Prioritization Examination of Patent Applications

On November 10, 2015, the Brazilian Patent and Trademark Office (INPI) published Rule #151 regarding the conditions for requesting priority examination of patent applications. Specifically, Rule #151 revokes Rule #68 of 2013 but maintains many of the previously established conditions. 207 more words


How Brazil and China are investing in Africa

After the economic slow-down, inflation and recession – and perhaps, some most pessimistic might say, the eminent down-fall of BRICS, all eyes turn to Africa as the new best thing regarding investments. 411 more words


Lisa Mueller Featured in Wisconsin Lawyer

Lisa Mueller, author and creator of the BRIC Wall Blog, was featured in Wisconsin Lawyer’s article, “Wisconsin Biotech: A New Frontier for Lawyers,” on November 10, 2015. 121 more words

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Why the Mighty BRIC Nations Have Finally Broken

The BRICS–those once hot emerging markets including Brazil, Russia, India, and China–have been beleaguered for some time. Brazil and Russia are in full blown recessions, China is trying to stave off a big slow down, and India, while still of interest to global investors, is struggling to put through the economic reforms that would help it reach its full potential. 718 more words

10 Nov 2015 (AFR) - Goldman's BRIC era ends as fund folds after years of losses

(10 November 2015, AFR, p13, by Ye Xie, and Bloomberg)

‘The BRIC era is coming to an end at Goldman Sachs – BRIC fund lost 88 per cent of its assets since 2010 peak.’ 144 more words

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