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2019 will be a hopeful year for emerging markets

Trade breakthrough by US, Canada and Mexico gives hope that tariff war between US and China will ease

US economic expansion will slow to 2.5% next year from 2.9% in 2018, according to the median forecast of more than 60 economists, while China's will decelerate to 6.3% from 6.6%.

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EMERGING-MARKET assets are poised to rally next year as protectionism between the US and China eases, according to some of the world's largest money managers.

The trade breakthrough reached on Sunday by the US, Canada and Mexico is helping generate optimism over a truce...

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