LONDON, Dec 4- As the political crisis in Ukraine continues, its severely depleted central bank reserves are putting it at serious risk of a balance-of-payments crunch, its metrics looking worse than almost every big emerging economy.» Read More
Jonathan Barratt, CEO & Founder, Barratt's Bulletin says that gold is losing its safe haven appeal.
Luz Padilla, Fund Manager at DoubleLine says she turned defensive in April after realizing that the EU debt crisis wasn't going to change for the better.
Rather than rolling the dice for a revolutionary solution, more investment is needed in low risk technologies with the proven ability to scale over the short term.
Many emerging market countries will be home to an exploding population with a growing working-age populace over the next several decades, which will lead to attractive investment opportunities.
A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Kelly Evans, including a report JPMorgan's trading losses could be as much as $9 billion and News Corp's board approving the company split into two separate divisions.
Stocks in emerging economies such as China and Indonesia have underperformed this year in comparison to some developed markets, but the world’s largest asset manager, BlackRock, says they are set to take off in the second half amid higher volatility in the United States and Europe.
Olivier Desbarres, Director & Head of FX Strategy at Barclays says investors understand they can't predict global risk and therefore, are focusing more on intra-regional trade within emerging markets
A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Kelly Evans, including a report of management changes at Boeing, and Google's new tablet device.
Nigel Chalk, MD & Head of Emerging Asia Research, Barclays says the global economy is stuck in a stress and intervention cycle. He adds that policy interventions will have to be bigger each time it's used.
Ron Shah, Jina Ventures managing partner, explains how falling oil prices will impact emerging markets and where to find the best investment opportunities.
The unresolved euro zone crisis, slowing growth prospects and currency depreciations have created a risk-off environment that makes investors think twice about emerging markets, Pablo Goldberg, Global Head of Emerging Markets Research at HSBC told CNBC’s “Squawk Box Europe”.
A look at the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Kelly Evans, including a report News Corp is planning to break apart its publishing business.
"As long as we don't move out of this risk off environment, this sense that we can go to another Lehman moment, it is going to be tough to get investors too excited about bringing too much risk to play," Pablo Goldberg, global head of emerging markets research at HSBC, told CNBC.
While emerging market equities have struggled to hold onto gains this year, Vietnamese stocks have surged 20 percent to become Asia’s best performing market so far this year, driven by improving macro-economic fundamentals and stabilization in the local currency.
Airlines, trucking companies and other big energy consumers are betting on further oil price falls, with many reluctant to lock in at current levels amid fears prices could plunge if the global economy weakens further. The FT reports.
A preview of the U.S. markets ahead of the open, with CNBC's Kelly Evans, including a look at a possible verdict today from the Supreme Court on President Obama's health care law.
GMO cofounder Jeremy Grantham is known best for his bearish views on US equities, and at the Morningstar conference, he's sticking to his guns. Outside of the US, however, he sees value.
Fidelity's John Carlson says there's still plenty of opportunity to diversify with emerging market debt, for which the China slowdown is less of a drag.
James Kieffer, Artisan Partners managing director, and John Carlson, Fidelity fund manager, reveal their top stock picks, and where investors can find global growth opportunities in emerging markets.
The current slowdown, which is making other CEOs think about cutting investment because of the uncertainty, is a good period for Cisco to invest.