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Emerging markets face ‘new normal’

Investors seek options as dollar strength, lower prices and slower growth hit asset prices Asia homepage

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Rocket draws big investor crowd for emerging market Web plan

By Eric Auchard FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Rocket Internet, the global e-commerce investor, will take a more hands-on role in its stable of companies through a stock market listing which was fully subscribed within the first hour of taking orders, it … Continue reading

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IMF warns of emerging markets slowdown

EM growth stalled in the wake of the financial crisis and has continued to fall and unlike in advanced economies the IMF does not forecast a recovery Asia homepage

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London Fashion Week pins hopes on emerging talent to boost luxury growth

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain’s emerging young talent kicked off London Fashion Week on Friday, showcasing the city’s reputation for innovation, amid fears that growth in the global luxury market is slowing. Reuters: Entertainment News

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The Emperor Has No Clothes: Emerging Market Investing Just Got Simpler

By Robbie Morrison: To say that the world is currently rife with geopolitical turmoil and economic uncertainty would be an understatement. Such periods usually mean a rough ride for risky assets as investors shift their capital to safer havens until … Continue reading

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Furmanite: An Emerging Global Powerhouse With Upside Of 78%

By Alpha Gen Capital: The recent pullback in shares of Furmanite (NYSE:FRM) presents a golden opportunity to get into a small-cap name, with little sell-side coverage that stands to benefit from several trends. The shares have fallen by 15% over … Continue reading

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Eagle Ford Shale Is Getting ‘Thicker’ – Upper Eagle Ford Emerging As A Viable Second Development Zone

ByRichard Zeits: In several of my earlier notes (here, here and here) I highlighted the promise of the Upper Eagle Ford as a potentially important new dimension of the South Texas Eagle Ford play. The thesis has been validated, for … Continue reading

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‘Naked PCs’ lay bare Microsoft’s emerging markets problem

On a trip to Beijing a decade ago, Bill Gates was asked by a senior government official how much money Microsoft Corp made in China. Indeed, Microsoft's current issues in China conceal a deeper problem for the U.S. software giant … Continue reading

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eBay still sees Russia as top priority in emerging markets

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Online retailer eBay Inc still sees Russia as a top priority in emerging markets, Vice President Wendy Jones told a news conference on Wednesday. "We said three years ago that the Russian marketplace is eBay's top priority … Continue reading

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Emerging market bond sales hit record high

International sovereign bond sales by emerging markets hit $ 69.47bn, a year-on-year jump of 54%, as low rates push investors into riskier assets Asia homepage

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