WITH the spread of Covid-19 having slowed in recent months, the focus of policymakers and markets has started to shift from the immediate needs of the health crisis towards the economy. Across...

EDITORIAL

EMERGING markets (EM) have always suffered the label "high risk''. That label resonates even more today than in previous crises, despite growth numbers that are far more brisk than developed...

[SAO PAULO] The recent rebound in emerging-market stocks isn't over yet as investors move to assets that benefit from an improved outlook for the global economic recovery, according to Goldman...

VIRUS OUTBREAK

THE severe stresses in the global financial markets in just about two weeks in March were enough for the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) to dust off contingency plans for another financial...

THE accumulation of debt - seen in emerging markets and around the world - is likely to be the "number-one aftermath" of the Covid-19 outbreak to be dealt with from as early as next year, with...

IN HIS novel Chronicle of a Death Foretold, Gabriel García Márquez describes a tragedy that everyone anticipates but no one will stop. The same is true of the perilous plight of emerging markets...

[LONDON] The global risk rally has lifted some badly bruised emerging assets, but investment managers are split on how much momentum is left to support developing stocks, bonds and currencies amid...

[NEW YORK] The US dollar's bearish turn has opened the floodgates into emerging markets, helping currencies to get on board a rally so far driven by equities and bonds.

[HANOI] Vietnam has managed to repeat its success of containing a virus outbreak again, and that's helped drive the nation's stock market to become Asia's top performer this month.

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEX) said on Wednesday it will launch Asia and Emerging Markets futures and options contracts under a licence deal with global index publisher MSCI,...