The growth story is undeniable: emerging market GDP growth expected to triple that of developed economies in 2010, according to the IMF.
Within these markets, stocks have followed suit: the major market indexes in the four ‘BRIC’ nations returned an average 525% over the last decade – versus a decline in the S&P 500. With this in mind, Investors are clamoring for new ways to access the markets that are the world’s next growth engines. But where are the best opportunities?
From India’s outsourcing hub to Brazil’s bustling banks to Russia’s oil giants – each emerging economy has one sector that best captures its potential. Some of the strongest companies trade right on the NYSE for easy access.
Click ahead to get a world tour of the 10 emerging market sectors you need to know - as selected by EM hedge fund manager and host of “Trading the Globe” Tim Seymour.
By Jason Farkas
Posted 12 Aug 2010