CNY: Symbolism in the Year of the Pig

THE Year of the Pig is traditionally the last in the Chinese astrological cycle. Its arrival in 2019 coincides with concern among some observers that the current global economic cycle is coming to an end.

Emerging markets equity: Never waste a crisis

IN 2018 the world economy - and global relations - entered unfamiliar territory, with rising geopolitical and policy risks. We are witnessing the global supply chains and trading relationships that have been integral to growing global prosperity come under increasing pressure. Thus far, emerging...

Emerging markets getting a jump on embracing tech innovation

IT wasn't all that long ago that shopping for clothes, books and other wares meant travelling to a store, mall or market. Today, we can buy nearly anything on the Internet from any location. The world's largest online retailer is located in China...