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South Africa leads foreign investment in the continent
LAURA MILLAN  |  WEDNESDAY, 27 MAR 2013
... issued by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTD). The report was published ahead of the fifth Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) summit to be held in Durban, South Africa, at the end of this month. It shows ...
Falling BRICs
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 22 MAR 2013
... economic growth that underlines all these - they're not as strong as they used to be. In the year to the fourth quarter 2012, Brazil's GDP grew by 1.4%, down from its pre-GFC high of 6.6%. Russian GDP expanded by a mere 3.4% in Q3 2012, the Indian economy ...
Market Wrap
AAP  |  FRIDAY, 8 MAR 2013
... 0.15 per cent, to 5,123.1 points. NEW YORK - US stocks closesd higher after central banks in Europe, Britain, Japan and Brazil held off from further loosening already accommodative monetary policies despite facing weak growth. The Dow Jones Industrial ...
Venezuelan market rally under question
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 6 MAR 2013
... impoverished political base". And why not? The Venezuelan economy has grown faster than its bigger Latin American neighbours, Brazil and Mexico. Latest available figures show Venezuela's GDP expanded by 5.2% in the year to the third quarter of last year ...
Latin American pension funds eye PE
LAURA MILLAN  |  MONDAY, 4 MAR 2013
... can only invest in domestic private equity and can't allocate capital to international private equity funds. However, Brazil funds can allocate up to 20 per cent of their total assets to private equity funds previously approved by the National Monetary ...
Brazilian CB might need to stop shaving
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 28 FEB 2013
... 1.9%), are all in the red this year to date. Russian shares declined by 0.3% while India's equity market is down 2.2%. But Brazil's the biggest loser, with the Bovespa index down by 6.6% over the same period. Compare this with the 13.8% rally in the ...
Frontier markets poised for strong 2013
MARK SMITH  |  FRIDAY, 1 FEB 2013
... Chinese infrastructure spending [which is likely] to be structurally negative for some large emerging markets including Brazil, Russia and South Africa." While risks posed by poor liquidity, political uncertainty and monetary crises are more likely in ...
Open wide, come inside
BENJAMIN ONG  |  THURSDAY, 31 JAN 2013
... come down from the double-digit pace recorded in 2010 to a mere 3.2% in the year to the third quarter of 2012. But for Brazil's paltry 1.0% growth during the same period, this is the slowest among the BRICs. Yet, India's Sensex 30 index has rallied by ...
CFP ranks to top 150,000 in 2013
MARK STORY  |  TUESDAY, 29 JAN 2013
... followed by strong CFP professional growth from FPSB member organisations in South Africa, Hong Kong, the Republic of Korea, Brazil and India, showing the increased impact growth markets are having in establishing financial planning as a global profession. ...
Market wrap AM
AAP  |  FRIDAY, 16 NOV 2012
... revenues fell below expectations and it said it was investigating possible corruption in its operations in India, China and Brazil. At the close the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 28.49 points (0.23 per cent) at 112,542.46. The broad-market S&P ...
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