Monthly Archives: May 2012

Frontiers May Have Shifted, but Frontier Markets Are Still Growing

In the last few years the attention of investors has shifted as smaller but equally – if not even more – robust vital growth opportunities have become apparent in the less developed frontier markets.

If you can forego a chunk of liquidity then the BRIC’s successors will be at the Frontier of your investment horizon.
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Eurozone Meltdown… Signs Of Hope On The Ground?

BBC’s ‘This World: Michael Portillo’s Great Euro Crisis’Although the recent election results and the current political environment seem to lean towards nationalism and anti-Euro rhetoric casting much doubt over the future of the Euro, a recent BBC reportage surprisingly revealed a commitment by the man in the street, both in Greece and in Germany, to the future of the Euro. A video post by GenevaRoadShow.TV contains a montage of cuts from the BBC’s ‘This World: Michael Portillo’s Great Euro Crisis’ where the former UK Conservative Party politician and Cabinet Minister proffers Drachma and/or Deutschemarks in place of the Euro. A surprising result since he’s long been one of the staunchest Euro-sceptics. Continue reading

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