Frontier Market ETFs In Focus On FTSE Index Changes [Global X Next Emerging & Frontier ETF]

new etfsIndex provider FTSE has recently excluded Argentina from its frontier equity Index while downgrading Morocco from emerging to frontier market status. The changes are part of FTSE’s annual country classification review
NYSE:EMFM October 2, 2014 4:14pm

How To Play The Emerging Markets Equity Renaissance

stock market tapeAs an investor for more than two decades and a lifetime world traveler, I am an advocate of looking beyond borders to find new opportunities and experiences. I’ve spent more than two decades in research and portfolio management roles,
NYSE:FRN September 12, 2014 1:19pm

Frontier Stocks: Three Reasons They’re Now A Strategic Asset Class

NEW_FRONTIERFrontier markets have been gaining attention from market watchers and investors alike in recent months.
NYSE:FRN July 3, 2014 12:49pm

How Frontier Market ETFs Surged As EMs Plunged [Market Vectors Gulf States(ETF), Claymore/BNY Mellon Frontier Markets ETF]

middle eastPast few months have been quite ugly for emerging market ETFs. The start of QE tapering coupled with slowing growth in China has made foreign investors nervous about these investments. 
NASDAQ:GULF February 12, 2014 5:01pm

Best Way To Play The Frontier Market Boom [Claymore/BNY Mellon Frontier Markets ETF]

frontier marketsTony Sagami: 2013 was great for stock investors. You may be richer today than you were a year ago, but investing is always a forward-looking endeavor.
NASDAQ:PMNA January 20, 2014 12:23am

The New Global X Next Emerging & Frontier ETF In Focus

global x fundsIn addition to dividend-focused products, Global X has been pushing heavily into the emerging market space. These quickly growing countries have been overlooked by many investors, but thanks to some more favorable trading lately, could be making
NYSE:AZIA November 12, 2013 6:24pm

Jim Rogers Calls Frontier Markets The Next Big Thing?

jim rogersDavid Fabian: Jim Rogers made headlines recently when he suggested that frontier markets are the next big investment opportunity.  In the interview, he was quoted as saying that Myanmar and North Korea looked attractive and that positive
NYSE:EEM October 3, 2013 4:37pm

This Frontier Markets ETF Offers An Attractive Opportunity

Argentina: While the S&P 500 continues to perform well, the markets have been skittish since May 22, when the Federal Reserve hinted it might consider tapering its $85.0-billion-per-month bond-buying program. If Ben Bernanke
NYSE:FRN September 13, 2013 12:19pm

Why Now Is The Time To Be Investing In Frontier Markets

frontier marketsDavid Zeiler:  An axiom of investing is that those who get in on great opportunities early make the most money.
NASDAQ:PMNA September 12, 2013 5:06pm

The Risks of Investing In Frontier Market ETFs

frontier marketsMany emerging markets have lost their momentum in 2013 and have largely underperformed since the beginning of the year. In such a scenario, investment in the frontier market has become one of the most alluring options among investors
NASDAQ:PMNA May 24, 2013 2:30pm

Time For Frontier Markets ETFs? (FRN, PMNA, FM)

etfs etfsNeena Mishra: As the major emerging economies are beginning to mature and slow-down, they will no longer able to repeat their stellar performance of the recent past. So the investors looking for the “next big thing” in the investing world are now turning to “frontier” or “pre-emerging” markets.
NASDAQ:PMNA February 8, 2013 5:33pm

Using ETFs To Play These 9 Markets In Limbo

Carolyn Pairitz: The FTSE Group, one of the leading indexing firms, recently announced the results of its Annual Country Classification Review, the process by which global equity markets are classified as Developed, Advanced Emerging, Secondary Emerging or Frontier using a scale
NASDAQ:CU October 15, 2012 3:10pm

Balchunas on the Rally in Peru-Focused ETFs (FRN, EPU, AND)

Bloomberg ETF analyst Eric Balchunas discusses the rally this month in the iShares MSCI All Peru Capped Index Fund. Bloomberg Radio's Catherine Cowdery reports on
NYSE:AND October 9, 2012 1:20pm

Under The Hood Of Frontier Market ETFs (FRN, PMNA, VNM, VWO)

Daniela Pylypczak: With the ETF industry expanding at its rapid pace, issuers have gradually began venturing into more unconventional markets in order to differentiate new products
NASDAQ:PMNA October 8, 2012 8:44pm

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