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The investment seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally before fees and expenses, to the price and yield performance of the Bank of New York Mellon Asia 50 ADR Index. The fund typically invests 95% of assets in the securities that comprise the index. The index is intended to give investors a benchmark for tracking the price and yield performance of Depositary Receipts from the Asian market. The fund is non-diversified.

Market Cap: 24.3 Million

Primary Exchange: NASDAQ Global Market

Website: http://www.invescopowershares.com

Shares Outstanding: 650 Thousand

Float: 650 Thousand

Dividend: 0.63804 (1.71%)

Beta: 1.140435

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Short Interest (Jan 15, 2013): 1.61 Thousand

Ethical Flags

Longest drawdown: 549 trading days

From: 2015-04-27 To: 2017-07-27

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Currents Of Disruption: The Only Thing That Is Constant Is Change

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-04 14:16:12:000

By Andrew Gillan Disruption is a constant process, and any successful investment strategy must take this into account. Andrew Gillan, Head of Asia ex Japan Equities at Janus Henderson Investors, discusses the opportunities that disruption can offer in the Asia region. "The Only Thing t… read more...

Currents Of Disruption: The Only Thing That Is Constant Is Change

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-04 14:16:12:000

By Andrew Gillan Disruption is a constant process, and any successful investment strategy must take this into account. Andrew Gillan, Head of Asia ex Japan Equities at Janus Henderson Investors, discusses the opportunities that disruption can offer in the Asia region. "The Only Thing t… read more...

Currents Of Disruption: The Only Thing That Is Constant Is Change

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-04 14:16:12:000

By Andrew Gillan Disruption is a constant process, and any successful investment strategy must take this into account. Andrew Gillan, Head of Asia ex Japan Equities at Janus Henderson Investors, discusses the opportunities that disruption can offer in the Asia region. "The Only Thing t… read more...

6 Most Recent Trends Within The Fixed Income Arena

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-18 11:27:21:000

Unchained (Melody) Oh, my love, my darling It's a well known secret that fixed-income is one of my "babies" . I love the bond market ( AGG , BND , BSV , ) and I believe that it's the place to look at in order to know - and better understand - what really is happening with… read more...

6 Most Recent Trends Within The Fixed Income Arena

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-18 11:27:21:000

Unchained (Melody) Oh, my love, my darling It's a well known secret that fixed-income is one of my "babies" . I love the bond market ( AGG , BND , BSV , ) and I believe that it's the place to look at in order to know - and better understand - what really is happening with… read more...

6 Most Recent Trends Within The Fixed Income Arena

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-18 11:27:21:000

Unchained (Melody) Oh, my love, my darling It's a well known secret that fixed-income is one of my "babies" . I love the bond market ( AGG , BND , BSV , ) and I believe that it's the place to look at in order to know - and better understand - what really is happening with… read more...

Asia Market Update: A Time Out

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-16 02:12:17:000

China Data China CPI data came out bang on market expectation while the PPI rose slightly 3.6% versus 3.5%, but continues to trend lower despite weaker yuan and tariff price pressures. But given the delta to expectations is negligible, there isn't much of trade to be had on the data. Re… read more...

Asia Market Update: A Time Out

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-16 02:12:17:000

China Data China CPI data came out bang on market expectation while the PPI rose slightly 3.6% versus 3.5%, but continues to trend lower despite weaker yuan and tariff price pressures. But given the delta to expectations is negligible, there isn't much of trade to be had on the data. Re… read more...

Bonds: What You See Is What You Get

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-08 09:20:00:000

Background Global bond bubble about to pop or just another "head-fake"? Value of global bonds has dropped by a whopping $880bn this week, most since Nov2016 as US treasury yields spiked w/ the curve strongly steepening after economic data in the region continued to come very strong. Treasu… read more...

Bonds: What You See Is What You Get

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-08 09:20:00:000

Background Global bond bubble about to pop or just another "head-fake"? Value of global bonds has dropped by a whopping $880bn this week, most since Nov2016 as US treasury yields spiked w/ the curve strongly steepening after economic data in the region continued to come very strong. Treasu… read more...

Bonds: What You See Is What You Get

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-08 09:20:00:000

Background Global bond bubble about to pop or just another "head-fake"? Value of global bonds has dropped by a whopping $880bn this week, most since Nov2016 as US treasury yields spiked w/ the curve strongly steepening after economic data in the region continued to come very strong. Treasu… read more...

Batten Down The Hatches

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-17 03:34:37:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Natural disasters are not the time to be finessing GDP forecasts. After hitting the Philippines, Typhoon Mangkhut glances Hong Kong and moves on to China With reports putting the death toll in the Philippines at 64, … read more...

Batten Down The Hatches

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-17 03:34:37:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Natural disasters are not the time to be finessing GDP forecasts. After hitting the Philippines, Typhoon Mangkhut glances Hong Kong and moves on to China With reports putting the death toll in the Philippines at 64, … read more...

Batten Down The Hatches

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-17 03:34:37:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Natural disasters are not the time to be finessing GDP forecasts. After hitting the Philippines, Typhoon Mangkhut glances Hong Kong and moves on to China With reports putting the death toll in the Philippines at 64, … read more...

ETF Deathwatch For August 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-12 07:02:16:000

By Daniel Rangel For the month of August, the ETF Deathwatch decreased in size. Fifteen exchange-traded products ("ETP") and one exchange-traded note ("ETN") were added to the list, and 35 funds were removed. Of the removals, 13 were removed due to increased health and 22 were due to asset… read more...

ETF Deathwatch For August 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-12 07:02:16:000

By Daniel Rangel For the month of August, the ETF Deathwatch decreased in size. Fifteen exchange-traded products ("ETP") and one exchange-traded note ("ETN") were added to the list, and 35 funds were removed. Of the removals, 13 were removed due to increased health and 22 were due to asset… read more...

ETF Deathwatch For August 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-12 07:02:16:000

By Daniel Rangel For the month of August, the ETF Deathwatch decreased in size. Fifteen exchange-traded products ("ETP") and one exchange-traded note ("ETN") were added to the list, and 35 funds were removed. Of the removals, 13 were removed due to increased health and 22 were due to asset… read more...

A Dog Day Of Summer

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-27 07:31:22:000

Last week's dollar losses were initially extended in Asia before it came back bid. The euro briefly poked through $1.1650 for the first time in three weeks. However, the gains were sold into, and the euro finished the Asian session near $1.16, where there is a 782 million euro option expiri… read more...

A Dog Day Of Summer

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-27 07:31:22:000

Last week's dollar losses were initially extended in Asia before it came back bid. The euro briefly poked through $1.1650 for the first time in three weeks. However, the gains were sold into, and the euro finished the Asian session near $1.16, where there is a 782 million euro option expiri… read more...

A Dog Day Of Summer

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-27 07:31:22:000

Last week's dollar losses were initially extended in Asia before it came back bid. The euro briefly poked through $1.1650 for the first time in three weeks. However, the gains were sold into, and the euro finished the Asian session near $1.16, where there is a 782 million euro option expiri… read more...

Markets Take U.S. Political Developments In Stride

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-22 07:37:37:000

News that President Trump's personal lawyer claimed he was instructed by the candidate to commit a federal crime and, separately, that the former campaign manager was found guilty on eight counts is hardly impacting the global capital markets. The dollar is narrowly mixed in consolidativ… read more...

Markets Take U.S. Political Developments In Stride

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-22 07:37:37:000

News that President Trump's personal lawyer claimed he was instructed by the candidate to commit a federal crime and, separately, that the former campaign manager was found guilty on eight counts is hardly impacting the global capital markets. The dollar is narrowly mixed in consolidativ… read more...

Markets Take U.S. Political Developments In Stride

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-22 07:37:37:000

News that President Trump's personal lawyer claimed he was instructed by the candidate to commit a federal crime and, separately, that the former campaign manager was found guilty on eight counts is hardly impacting the global capital markets. The dollar is narrowly mixed in consolidativ… read more...

This Is Your Time Machine: Stock Markets In The Second Half Of The Year

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-16 14:14:53:000

History is no prologue, but for stock markets, past performance often gives us clues about the future. Weve written before about the January barometer, the notion that stock market performance in January foreshadows market performance for the full year. So if stock … read more...

This Is Your Time Machine: Stock Markets In The Second Half Of The Year

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-16 14:14:53:000

History is no prologue, but for stock markets, past performance often gives us clues about the future. Weve written before about the January barometer, the notion that stock market performance in January foreshadows market performance for the full year. So if stock … read more...

This Is Your Time Machine: Stock Markets In The Second Half Of The Year

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-16 14:14:53:000

History is no prologue, but for stock markets, past performance often gives us clues about the future. Weve written before about the January barometer, the notion that stock market performance in January foreshadows market performance for the full year. So if stock … read more...

Asia On Sale

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-15 08:16:11:000

As Russ notes, in a world with few bargains, one stands out: Asia. While not enjoying 2017-like returns, stocks are having a decent year. Developed market equities are up more than 4% in dollar terms. Things look even better in the United States, with the S&P 500 Index up around 7%. As… read more...

Asia Week Ahead: Bank Indonesia Pauses Tightening

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-10 11:21:21:000

By Prakash Sakpal, Economist, Asia So far so good, not much of an impact of the China-US trade war on Asian exports in July. But that's no reason to relax just yet - the trade war has just started. It will take a while for the impact to trickle down to the real economy and Asia won't… read more...

Asia Week Ahead: Bank Indonesia Pauses Tightening

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-10 11:21:21:000

By Prakash Sakpal, Economist, Asia So far so good, not much of an impact of the China-US trade war on Asian exports in July. But that's no reason to relax just yet - the trade war has just started. It will take a while for the impact to trickle down to the real economy and Asia won't… read more...

Asia Week Ahead: Bank Indonesia Pauses Tightening

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-10 11:21:21:000

By Prakash Sakpal, Economist, Asia So far so good, not much of an impact of the China-US trade war on Asian exports in July. But that's no reason to relax just yet - the trade war has just started. It will take a while for the impact to trickle down to the real economy and Asia won't… read more...

Asia Week Ahead: Bank Indonesia Pauses Tightening

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-10 11:21:21:000

By Prakash Sakpal, Economist, Asia So far so good, not much of an impact of the China-US trade war on Asian exports in July. But that's no reason to relax just yet - the trade war has just started. It will take a while for the impact to trickle down to the real economy and Asia won't… read more...

Asia Week Ahead: Bank Indonesia Pauses Tightening

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-10 11:21:21:000

By Prakash Sakpal, Economist, Asia So far so good, not much of an impact of the China-US trade war on Asian exports in July. But that's no reason to relax just yet - the trade war has just started. It will take a while for the impact to trickle down to the real economy and Asia won't… read more...

Asia Feels The Symptoms Of China's Declining Economic Health

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-26 04:48:53:000

By Brent Bates, Senior Portfolio Manager on July 24, 2018, in Equities Chinas weakness has opened the door for new investment opportunities in the region "When China sneezes, the rest of Asia catches a cold." That's an old saying, but it has taken on new relevance a… read more...

Asia Feels The Symptoms Of China's Declining Economic Health

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-26 04:48:53:000

By Brent Bates, Senior Portfolio Manager on July 24, 2018, in Equities Chinas weakness has opened the door for new investment opportunities in the region "When China sneezes, the rest of Asia catches a cold." That's an old saying, but it has taken on new relevance a… read more...

Asia Feels The Symptoms Of China's Declining Economic Health

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-26 04:48:53:000

By Brent Bates, Senior Portfolio Manager on July 24, 2018, in Equities Chinas weakness has opened the door for new investment opportunities in the region "When China sneezes, the rest of Asia catches a cold." That's an old saying, but it has taken on new relevance a… read more...

BOE Spurs Dollar Pullback

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-22 06:28:32:000

The Bank of England's hawkish hold yesterday, spurred by three dissents in favor of an immediate hike, changed the near-term dynamics in the foreign exchange market. Both the euro and sterling fell to new lows for the year before reversing higher. Yesterday's gains are being extended today. … read more...

BOE Spurs Dollar Pullback

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-22 06:28:32:000

The Bank of England's hawkish hold yesterday, spurred by three dissents in favor of an immediate hike, changed the near-term dynamics in the foreign exchange market. Both the euro and sterling fell to new lows for the year before reversing higher. Yesterday's gains are being extended today. … read more...

BOE Spurs Dollar Pullback

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-22 06:28:32:000

The Bank of England's hawkish hold yesterday, spurred by three dissents in favor of an immediate hike, changed the near-term dynamics in the foreign exchange market. Both the euro and sterling fell to new lows for the year before reversing higher. Yesterday's gains are being extended today. … read more...

BOE Spurs Dollar Pullback

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-22 06:28:32:000

The Bank of England's hawkish hold yesterday, spurred by three dissents in favor of an immediate hike, changed the near-term dynamics in the foreign exchange market. Both the euro and sterling fell to new lows for the year before reversing higher. Yesterday's gains are being extended today. … read more...

BOE Spurs Dollar Pullback

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-22 06:28:32:000

The Bank of England's hawkish hold yesterday, spurred by three dissents in favor of an immediate hike, changed the near-term dynamics in the foreign exchange market. Both the euro and sterling fell to new lows for the year before reversing higher. Yesterday's gains are being extended today. … read more...

Emerging Markets Experience A Healthy Correction In May

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-17 06:25:21:000

By Manraj Sekhon, CFA, Chief Investment Officer, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity; and Chetan Sehgal, CFA, Senior Managing Director, Director of Portfolio Management, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity Chief Investment Officer M… read more...

Emerging Markets Experience A Healthy Correction In May

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-17 06:25:21:000

By Manraj Sekhon, CFA, Chief Investment Officer, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity; and Chetan Sehgal, CFA, Senior Managing Director, Director of Portfolio Management, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity Chief Investment Officer M… read more...

Emerging Markets Experience A Healthy Correction In May

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-17 06:25:21:000

By Manraj Sekhon, CFA, Chief Investment Officer, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity; and Chetan Sehgal, CFA, Senior Managing Director, Director of Portfolio Management, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity Chief Investment Officer M… read more...

New Opportunities In Chinese Equities

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-11 09:59:40:000

Key points The gradual inclusion of China A-shares in MSCI indexes creates new opportunities in Chinese equities, supporting our preference for EM Asia. Last week's market tone was risk-on. Global stocks rallied, led by the U.S. Brazil's real plummeted and then rebounded, while the eu… read more...

New Opportunities In Chinese Equities

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-11 09:59:40:000

Key points The gradual inclusion of China A-shares in MSCI indexes creates new opportunities in Chinese equities, supporting our preference for EM Asia. Last week's market tone was risk-on. Global stocks rallied, led by the U.S. Brazil's real plummeted and then rebounded, while the eu… read more...

New Opportunities In Chinese Equities

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-11 09:59:40:000

Key points The gradual inclusion of China A-shares in MSCI indexes creates new opportunities in Chinese equities, supporting our preference for EM Asia. Last week's market tone was risk-on. Global stocks rallied, led by the U.S. Brazil's real plummeted and then rebounded, while the eu… read more...

Is Historic China A-Share Inclusion Encouraging Asia's Decoupling From Emerging Markets?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-10 07:20:54:000

By Andrew Gillan Andrew Gillan discusses the implications of the recent inclusion of China A-shares into MSCI equity indices, and how this should provide a long-deserved boost to both China shares and Asian equities as a distinct asset class. MSCI's decision to include China A-shares (… read more...

Global Trade War Big Headwind For Chinese Markets

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-04 04:37:24:000

As trade war worries heat up again between the United States and China, Chinese stocks and in particular non-USD denominated ETFs are likely to see restrained growth amid continued volatility. The two main headwinds are the likely rallying of the United States Dollar as well as the reliance … read more...

Global Trade War Big Headwind For Chinese Markets

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-04 04:37:24:000

As trade war worries heat up again between the United States and China, Chinese stocks and in particular non-USD denominated ETFs are likely to see restrained growth amid continued volatility. The two main headwinds are the likely rallying of the United States Dollar as well as the reliance … read more...

Global Trade War Big Headwind For Chinese Markets

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-04 04:37:24:000

As trade war worries heat up again between the United States and China, Chinese stocks and in particular non-USD denominated ETFs are likely to see restrained growth amid continued volatility. The two main headwinds are the likely rallying of the United States Dollar as well as the reliance … read more...

Chasing One's Tail

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-04 02:00:31:000

By Stephen Innes There's a lot less drama to start the week, but still plenty of possible noisemakers in play to keep things interesting. Global trade war tensions are on the rise again, so on the heels of the latest US administrations salvo of metal import tariffs, the market's focus will… read more...

Chasing One's Tail

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-04 02:00:31:000

By Stephen Innes There's a lot less drama to start the week, but still plenty of possible noisemakers in play to keep things interesting. Global trade war tensions are on the rise again, so on the heels of the latest US administrations salvo of metal import tariffs, the market's focus will… read more...

Chasing One's Tail

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-04 02:00:31:000

By Stephen Innes There's a lot less drama to start the week, but still plenty of possible noisemakers in play to keep things interesting. Global trade war tensions are on the rise again, so on the heels of the latest US administrations salvo of metal import tariffs, the market's focus will… read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

A Bad Blow For Global Growth

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:54:05:000

By Robert Carnell, Chief Economist Head of Research, Asia-Pacific Trump administration decides to put tariffs on steel and aluminium on Canada, Mexico, EU etc. With allies like these… After reflection, higher tariffs are still damaging to the US/global economy This is a bad day... read more...

Conciliante

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-31 01:22:19:000

By Stephen Innes Investors took note of a more euro-friendly conciliatory tone after Luigi Di Maio, the leader of the Five Star Movement, called for Paolo Savona to withdraw from Economic minister's candidacy to allow a government to be formed. And at least for now, set to rest the market'… read more...

Have Asian Stocks Topped?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-30 04:49:17:000

If you listen very carefully, you'll be able to hear the sound of investors in Asian stocks holding their collective breath. Trading's been very quiet in the $4.8 billion iShares MSCI All Country Asia ex Japan ETF (AAJX), a fund which gives over nearly 18 percent of its portfolio to Korean s… read more...

Have Asian Stocks Topped?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-30 04:49:17:000

If you listen very carefully, you'll be able to hear the sound of investors in Asian stocks holding their collective breath. Trading's been very quiet in the $4.8 billion iShares MSCI All Country Asia ex Japan ETF (AAJX), a fund which gives over nearly 18 percent of its portfolio to Korean s… read more...

Safety Is The Priority

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-30 01:02:58:000

By Stephen Innes Seldom do we suddenly fall on demise, but rather, advance towards it by slight degrees. However, nothing could be further from the truth when it comes to the euro's disintegration over the course of the past 24 hours. Forget about juxtaposition with Greece, as this potenti… read more...

Safety Is The Priority

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-30 01:02:58:000

By Stephen Innes Seldom do we suddenly fall on demise, but rather, advance towards it by slight degrees. However, nothing could be further from the truth when it comes to the euro's disintegration over the course of the past 24 hours. Forget about juxtaposition with Greece, as this potenti… read more...

Dollar And Yen Surge

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-29 07:38:49:000

The world looks in turmoil, and the dollar and yen are the chief beneficiaries. The epicenter of the tension is in Europe, and the euro has been sold to near $1.15 and sterling to $1.3200. The dollar slumped a little through JPY108.45, its lowest level since April 23. The dollar is higher ag… read more...

Dollar And Yen Surge

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-29 07:38:49:000

The world looks in turmoil, and the dollar and yen are the chief beneficiaries. The epicenter of the tension is in Europe, and the euro has been sold to near $1.15 and sterling to $1.3200. The dollar slumped a little through JPY108.45, its lowest level since April 23. The dollar is higher ag… read more...

Dollar And Yen Surge

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-29 07:38:49:000

The world looks in turmoil, and the dollar and yen are the chief beneficiaries. The epicenter of the tension is in Europe, and the euro has been sold to near $1.15 and sterling to $1.3200. The dollar slumped a little through JPY108.45, its lowest level since April 23. The dollar is higher ag… read more...

Invest At Market Peaks In Asia And It Could Take A Decade To Recover

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-29 05:44:59:000

Imagine you managed to invest in Asia ex Japan at an absolute market peak. How long would it take until your initial investment would be recovered? If you invested at the peak in December 1993, you'd have to wait through both the Asian Financial Crisis and the US dotcom bubble. By… read more...

Invest At Market Peaks In Asia And It Could Take A Decade To Recover

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-29 05:44:59:000

Imagine you managed to invest in Asia ex Japan at an absolute market peak. How long would it take until your initial investment would be recovered? If you invested at the peak in December 1993, you'd have to wait through both the Asian Financial Crisis and the US dotcom bubble. By… read more...

Invest At Market Peaks In Asia And It Could Take A Decade To Recover

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-29 05:44:59:000

Imagine you managed to invest in Asia ex Japan at an absolute market peak. How long would it take until your initial investment would be recovered? If you invested at the peak in December 1993, you'd have to wait through both the Asian Financial Crisis and the US dotcom bubble. By… read more...

Macro Musings Podcast: Razeen Sally On Protectionism, International Trade, And China

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-24 07:24:08:000

Originally recorded May 14, 2018 Razeen Sally is an associate professor at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore and formerly taught at the London School of Economics. He is also the Chairman of the Institute of Policy Studies, the main economic p… read more...

Macro Musings Podcast: Razeen Sally On Protectionism, International Trade, And China

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-24 07:24:08:000

Originally recorded May 14, 2018 Razeen Sally is an associate professor at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore and formerly taught at the London School of Economics. He is also the Chairman of the Institute of Policy Studies, the main economic p… read more...

Macro Musings Podcast: Razeen Sally On Protectionism, International Trade, And China

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-24 07:24:08:000

Originally recorded May 14, 2018 Razeen Sally is an associate professor at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore and formerly taught at the London School of Economics. He is also the Chairman of the Institute of Policy Studies, the main economic p… read more...

Macro Musings Podcast: Razeen Sally On Protectionism, International Trade, And China

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-24 07:24:08:000

Originally recorded May 14, 2018 Razeen Sally is an associate professor at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore and formerly taught at the London School of Economics. He is also the Chairman of the Institute of Policy Studies, the main economic p… read more...

Macro Musings Podcast: Razeen Sally On Protectionism, International Trade, And China

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-24 07:24:08:000

Originally recorded May 14, 2018 Razeen Sally is an associate professor at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore and formerly taught at the London School of Economics. He is also the Chairman of the Institute of Policy Studies, the main economic p… read more...

Macro Musings Podcast: Razeen Sally On Protectionism, International Trade, And China

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-24 07:24:08:000

Originally recorded May 14, 2018 Razeen Sally is an associate professor at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore and formerly taught at the London School of Economics. He is also the Chairman of the Institute of Policy Studies, the main economic p… read more...

Macro Musings Podcast: Razeen Sally On Protectionism, International Trade, And China

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-24 07:24:08:000

Originally recorded May 14, 2018 Razeen Sally is an associate professor at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore and formerly taught at the London School of Economics. He is also the Chairman of the Institute of Policy Studies, the main economic p… read more...

South-South Trade: More Than China?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 06:26:43:000

The growing dynamism of South-South[i] economic ties has been an essential element of Shifting Wealth since the 1990s. By 2010, developing countries accounted for around 42% of global merchandise trade, with South-South flows making up about half of that total (UNCTAD, 2013). South-South trade… read more...

South-South Trade: More Than China?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 06:26:43:000

The growing dynamism of South-South[i] economic ties has been an essential element of Shifting Wealth since the 1990s. By 2010, developing countries accounted for around 42% of global merchandise trade, with South-South flows making up about half of that total (UNCTAD, 2013). South-South trade… read more...

South-South Trade: More Than China?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 06:26:43:000

The growing dynamism of South-South[i] economic ties has been an essential element of Shifting Wealth since the 1990s. By 2010, developing countries accounted for around 42% of global merchandise trade, with South-South flows making up about half of that total (UNCTAD, 2013). South-South trade… read more...

South-South Trade: More Than China?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 06:26:43:000

The growing dynamism of South-South[i] economic ties has been an essential element of Shifting Wealth since the 1990s. By 2010, developing countries accounted for around 42% of global merchandise trade, with South-South flows making up about half of that total (UNCTAD, 2013). South-South trade… read more...

South-South Trade: More Than China?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 06:26:43:000

The growing dynamism of South-South[i] economic ties has been an essential element of Shifting Wealth since the 1990s. By 2010, developing countries accounted for around 42% of global merchandise trade, with South-South flows making up about half of that total (UNCTAD, 2013). South-South trade… read more...

South-South Trade: More Than China?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 06:26:43:000

The growing dynamism of South-South[i] economic ties has been an essential element of Shifting Wealth since the 1990s. By 2010, developing countries accounted for around 42% of global merchandise trade, with South-South flows making up about half of that total (UNCTAD, 2013). South-South trade… read more...

South-South Trade: More Than China?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 06:26:43:000

The growing dynamism of South-South[i] economic ties has been an essential element of Shifting Wealth since the 1990s. By 2010, developing countries accounted for around 42% of global merchandise trade, with South-South flows making up about half of that total (UNCTAD, 2013). South-South trade… read more...

Emerging Markets April 2018 Recap And Outlook: Look Beyond The Headlines

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 01:04:21:000

By Manraj Sekhon, CFA, Chief Investment Officer, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity, and Chetan Sehgal, CFA, Senior Managing Director, Director of Portfolio Management, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity Chief Investment Officer M… read more...

Emerging Markets April 2018 Recap And Outlook: Look Beyond The Headlines

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 01:04:21:000

By Manraj Sekhon, CFA, Chief Investment Officer, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity, and Chetan Sehgal, CFA, Senior Managing Director, Director of Portfolio Management, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity Chief Investment Officer M… read more...

Emerging Markets April 2018 Recap And Outlook: Look Beyond The Headlines

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 01:04:21:000

By Manraj Sekhon, CFA, Chief Investment Officer, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity, and Chetan Sehgal, CFA, Senior Managing Director, Director of Portfolio Management, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity Chief Investment Officer M… read more...

Emerging Markets April 2018 Recap And Outlook: Look Beyond The Headlines

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 01:04:21:000

By Manraj Sekhon, CFA, Chief Investment Officer, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity, and Chetan Sehgal, CFA, Senior Managing Director, Director of Portfolio Management, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity Chief Investment Officer M… read more...

Emerging Markets April 2018 Recap And Outlook: Look Beyond The Headlines

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 01:04:21:000

By Manraj Sekhon, CFA, Chief Investment Officer, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity, and Chetan Sehgal, CFA, Senior Managing Director, Director of Portfolio Management, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity Chief Investment Officer M… read more...

Emerging Markets April 2018 Recap And Outlook: Look Beyond The Headlines

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 01:04:21:000

By Manraj Sekhon, CFA, Chief Investment Officer, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity, and Chetan Sehgal, CFA, Senior Managing Director, Director of Portfolio Management, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity Chief Investment Officer M… read more...

Emerging Markets April 2018 Recap And Outlook: Look Beyond The Headlines

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 01:04:21:000

By Manraj Sekhon, CFA, Chief Investment Officer, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity, and Chetan Sehgal, CFA, Senior Managing Director, Director of Portfolio Management, Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity Franklin Templeton Emerging Markets Equity Chief Investment Officer M… read more...

EM Asia: Let The Chips Fall Where They May

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-14 01:02:41:000

By Stephen Innes Malaysia Attention will be focused on the Malaysian onshore markets this morning after PM Mahathir's coalition triggered the circuit breakers and imposed a cooling off period for cash markets by declaring a two-day public holiday. Without cash markets and critical Mala… read more...

EM Asia: Let The Chips Fall Where They May

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-14 01:02:41:000

By Stephen Innes Malaysia Attention will be focused on the Malaysian onshore markets this morning after PM Mahathir's coalition triggered the circuit breakers and imposed a cooling off period for cash markets by declaring a two-day public holiday. Without cash markets and critical Mala… read more...

Trade Talk Tempers Asian Market Optimism

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-21 03:01:20:000

By Mark Jason, Senior Portfolio Manager on Apr 19, 2018, in Equities Quality and valuation may become more important to investors if volatility continues Investors began 2018 with a generally optimistic view, but this euphoria faded by quarter-end as protectionism and talk o… read more...

Trade Talk Tempers Asian Market Optimism

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-21 03:01:20:000

By Mark Jason, Senior Portfolio Manager on Apr 19, 2018, in Equities Quality and valuation may become more important to investors if volatility continues Investors began 2018 with a generally optimistic view, but this euphoria faded by quarter-end as protectionism and talk o… read more...

ETF Deathwatch For March 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-13 16:25:50:000

By Jason Teed ETF Deathwatch for March had 14 closures and 18 exits. Eighteen of the funds left the Deathwatch list due to improved health, mainly resulting from an increase in assets under management (AUM). Fourteen were closed by their parent companies. March also saw 22 additions to the… read more...

ETF Deathwatch For March 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-13 16:25:50:000

By Jason Teed ETF Deathwatch for March had 14 closures and 18 exits. Eighteen of the funds left the Deathwatch list due to improved health, mainly resulting from an increase in assets under management (AUM). Fourteen were closed by their parent companies. March also saw 22 additions to the… read more...

'Blame It On China'

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-10 04:00:26:000

When I was in college, a dissident professor from China came for a week to Professor David Garnham's international political economy class. He took the time to answer questions to a group of the more motivated students after class. Something stands out to me to this day, something I always… read more...

'Blame It On China'

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-10 04:00:26:000

When I was in college, a dissident professor from China came for a week to Professor David Garnham's international political economy class. He took the time to answer questions to a group of the more motivated students after class. Something stands out to me to this day, something I always… read more...

Asian And European Equities Shrug Off U.S. Decline

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-09 06:49:05:000

US shares slumped before the weekend amid concern that the Trump administration was prepared to escalate the trade tensions with China . However, cooler heads are prevailing, and there is a recognition that the conflict is still in the posturing phase. No sanctions have gone into effect… read more...

Asian And European Equities Shrug Off U.S. Decline

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-09 06:49:05:000

US shares slumped before the weekend amid concern that the Trump administration was prepared to escalate the trade tensions with China . However, cooler heads are prevailing, and there is a recognition that the conflict is still in the posturing phase. No sanctions have gone into effect… read more...

Trade Wars Just Beginning... The War Is A Fight Over An Indefinitely Shrinking Pie

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-08 05:18:42:000

From a growth perspective, it doesn't matter if the world is 7.5 million or 7.5 billion persons… it only matters how many more there are from one year to the next. Economic growth (or the ability to consume more... not produce more) is about the annual growth of the population among those ... read more...

Trade Wars Just Beginning... The War Is A Fight Over An Indefinitely Shrinking Pie

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-04-08 05:18:42:000

From a growth perspective, it doesn't matter if the world is 7.5 million or 7.5 billion persons… it only matters how many more there are from one year to the next. Economic growth (or the ability to consume more... not produce more) is about the annual growth of the population among those ... read more...

Will Northeast Asian P/E Multiples Rise If North Korean Risk Fades?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-03-27 18:14:52:000

By Luciano Siracusano III & Jeff Weniger No sitting U.S. president has ever met with a leader of North Korea. 1 That may soon change. President Donald Trump announced in early March that he's accepted an invitation to meet with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un as early as May, entering… read more...

Will Northeast Asian P/E Multiples Rise If North Korean Risk Fades?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-03-27 18:14:52:000

By Luciano Siracusano III & Jeff Weniger No sitting U.S. president has ever met with a leader of North Korea. 1 That may soon change. President Donald Trump announced in early March that he's accepted an invitation to meet with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un as early as May, entering… read more...

Lumiere Capital Letter To Investors 2017 Full Year Review

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-03-05 09:23:56:000

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Lumiere Capital Letter To Investors 2017 Full Year Review

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-03-05 09:23:56:000

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The Song Remains The Same

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-29 02:48:46:000

By Stephen Innes We ended last week singing a very familiar tune with US equities putting in another strong performance, helped by more positive corporate earnings reports, while the USD weakened further, as the market was still digesting the aftershocks from the verbal ping-pong match whe… read more...

The Song Remains The Same

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-29 02:48:46:000

By Stephen Innes We ended last week singing a very familiar tune with US equities putting in another strong performance, helped by more positive corporate earnings reports, while the USD weakened further, as the market was still digesting the aftershocks from the verbal ping-pong match whe… read more...

The Song Remains The Same

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-29 02:48:46:000

By Stephen Innes We ended last week singing a very familiar tune with US equities putting in another strong performance, helped by more positive corporate earnings reports, while the USD weakened further, as the market was still digesting the aftershocks from the verbal ping-pong match whe… read more...

International Stocks Turn A Corner, But What Do The Fundamentals Tell Us?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2017-12-28 07:19:05:000

By Clas Olsson CIO, International and Global Growth Equities. Posted on Insights: Invesco US Blog . As we look ahead to 2018, it's important to first recognize how significant 2017 has been for international markets. This is the eighth year of a global bull market, but prior to 2017, … read more...

Trump's Asia Trimp

via: SeekingAlpha at 2017-11-23 07:40:56:000

By Dan Steinbock Trump's critics claim he lacks a comprehensive approach to Asia. In reality, his current approach is aligned with moderate "America First" goals. But what did Trump really achieve in Asia? If President Obama's pivot was based on multilateral trade agreements, which were … read more...

The Asian Consumer Boom Is Just Getting Started

via: SeekingAlpha at 2017-11-14 12:28:59:000

Wherever they are, people like buying stuff - the things that make life more comfortable, more fun, more interesting, and more pleasurable. All over the world - especially in emerging markets in Asia - people are earning more money. That means more disposable income, continual improvements i… read more...

ETF Deathwatch For October 2017

via: SeekingAlpha at 2017-11-14 07:03:56:000

By Jason Teed ETF Deathwatch for October had 22 additions and 26 exits. Nine of the departing funds were due to improved health, while the other 17 joined the ranks of the "dearly departed." The membership roll now stands at 457. Fifteen of the closed funds were ETFs as opposed to ETNs, wh… read more...

How Asia Has Become The World's Manufacturing Hub

via: SeekingAlpha at 2017-10-27 18:35:00:000

How does one learn math? We start by learning how to count, then simple calculation, then we are able to solve calculus equations and other mathematical problems. Learning economic development is no different. Roads and ports (infrastructure), central banks (institutions) and education (huma… read more...

The Secret Asia Blueprint

via: SeekingAlpha at 2017-10-13 08:39:50:000

Western investors commonly misunderstand Asia. Asian economies, and their stock markets, have developed differently from much of the world. So, forget the old ways of investing, which made billions on Wall Street. Asia is giving birth to a new world order, which must be understood, otherwis… read more...

How Old Geographies Are Shaping The Future Order Of The World

via: SeekingAlpha at 2017-10-06 08:05:44:000

The worlds economic balance is shifting. The investment world is changing. Power is moving from West to East. Mainstream media, investment firms and wealth managers are trying to adapt to this new reality. In times of political and economic chaos, what one hears on the str… read more...

Demography Rebalances Asia

via: SeekingAlpha at 2017-09-28 04:01:07:000

Demographic shifts are about more than economics. Think about an array of social institutions: schools, parks, libraries, building and housing codes, public transportation, healthcare, the size of the volunteer sector. All of these, and many others, take on differing importance and shape when … read more...

ETF Deathwatch For August 2017

via: SeekingAlpha at 2017-09-11 19:36:58:000

By Jason Teed ETF Deathwatch for August had 19 additions and 13 exits. Six of the departing funds were due to improved health, while the other seven joined the ranks of the "dearly departed." The membership roll now stands at 491. All of the closed funds and funds removed due to improved h… read more...

Asia Sector PMI Signals Rising Capex But Weaker Consumer Spending

via: SeekingAlpha at 2017-09-10 04:54:27:000

The majority of Asian sectors expanded midway through the third quarter, according to latest PMI data, with strong performances seen in sectors which hint at rising capital expenditure. By contrast, sectors targeting consumers seemed to have lost some momentum. Growth was recorded in 14 of t… read more...

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2017-12-18 2017-12-29 2017-12-19 2017-12-15 0.15951 Dividend income
2017-09-18 2017-10-31 2017-09-19 2017-09-15 0.30333 Dividend income
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