04 Nov 2014

Frontier Markets - A Much Sought After Investment in the Challenging Climate

Frontier markets, once given a wide berth by investors because of their poor market infrastructure and high geopolitical risks, are fast becoming a sought-after investment, even more so in the current challenging environment for global equity markets.

19 Aug 2014

Confidence returns in emerging markets

Andrew Lister, co-chief investment officer at Advance Emerging Capital, notes: “An interesting market has been India and it shows people have very short memories. In the second and third quarter last year everyone hated India. It was one of the ‘fragile five’; its currency was collapsing and its current account deficit was a source of consternation.

18 Aug 2014

Investing in Emerging Markets - August 2014

Andrew Lister, co-chief investment officer at Advance Emerging Capital, points out that in spite of the negative headlines across the emerging markets, both emerging markets and frontier indices have been making good ground in 2014, with the MSCI Frontier Markets producing a stellar 21.14 per cent for the year to date, according to FE Analytics data.

29 Jul 2014

Advance sees potential in Saudi Arabian market

The opening of the Saudi Arabian stock market to foreign investors could provide a strong catalyst to drive further growth of the equity market, according to frontier markets specialist Advance Emerging Capital. 

28 Jul 2014

Frontier Markets Manager of the Year

The winners of this year’s Awards for Excellence in Institutional Asset Management will be announced at the prestigious gala dinner on October 7, 2014 at London’s Victoria & Albert Museum.