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Days of outstanding emerging markets returns numbered
MARK SMITH  |  TUESDAY, 17 JUN 2014
... third of respondents said that China would deliver real growth over the next three years, whereas only 15% thought that Brazil would. In the same way, nearly half of respondents believe China will push forward with economic reform, but only 6% think ...
ASX considers UN Sustainable Stock Exchanges initiative
JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  FRIDAY, 13 JUN 2014
The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) has said it is 'considering the progress' of the United Nations' 'Sustainable Stock Exchanges' (SSE) initiative, following news that the London Stock Exchange has become the tenth exchange to sign up to the program. ...
Moving on up
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 16 MAY 2014
... lifted the country's rating one notch above investment grade from BBB- to BBB with a stable outlook - now higher than India, Brazil, Spain and Russia. According to Standard & Poor's, "We raised the ratings because we now believe the ongoing reforms to ...
Macquarie Bank names managing director
MARK SMITH  |  FRIDAY, 2 MAY 2014
... 1997 and became group treasurer in June 2011 before he was appointed CFO of the group in December 2011. Elsewhere, Ben Brazil, co-head of corporate and asset finance (CAF), will also join the executive committee from 1 July. Brazil joined in 1994 and ...
BRICs without BRI
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 26 MAR 2014
... Group of 7 (G7) as the richest countries in the world. You guessed it Virginia, these are the BRICs - the economies of Brazil, Russia, India and China. They were all the rage back then, back when they were defying the gravity of the GFC and the European ...
APRA gets Basel III tick
JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  WEDNESDAY, 19 MAR 2014
... regulatory framework to be graded by the Basel Committee. Others include the United States, the European Union, Japan and Brazil. The Basel Committee said: "Australia's implementation of the Basel capital framework was found to be closely aligned with ...
Australia's pension pool fastest growing in the world
JAMES FERNYHOUGH  |  THURSDAY, 6 FEB 2014
... Asset Study 2014. The study showed found that the pool of assets has grown by 14% a year since the end of 2003, ahead of Brazil's pool, which has grown by 13.1%. However, the rate of growth slowed considerably compared to last year, adding just US$9 ...
New EM bond rater proposes fresh approach
ALEX DUNNIN  |  WEDNESDAY, 5 FEB 2014
... ratings agency network between smaller firms that include MARC from Malaysia, the CPR ratings agency from Portugal, SR from Brazil, CARE from India and GCR from South Africa. ARC has a combined 6000 clients. Choo Yee Kwan, country risk officer for OCBC ...
I swear
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 4 FEB 2014
... more than four times US lenders and putting them at greater risk if financial market turmoil in countries such as Turkey, Brazil, India and South Africa intensifies." And who invests in European banks? And what's the emerging market volatility doing ...
US tapering to harm key EM countries
LAURA MILLAN  |  MONDAY, 9 DEC 2013
... Asia and Emerging Market Equities investment specialist Douglas Cairns said. Indonesia, India, South Africa, Turkey and Brazil will be the worst affected countries, mainly because of their current account deficit. "As we move closer to the tapering we ...
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