Geopolitics are often an important consideration when investing in emerging market (EM) stocks, the upcoming US election included. But regardless of who takes the White House in November, the next administration is likely to continue down a path of deglobalization, with important considerations for EM investors, says Emerging Market Equity Portfolio Manager Daniel Graña.
Global Technology and Innovation Portfolio Manager Denny Fish argues that a long view is essential for maximizing the opportunity presented by the forces driving the transition to a digital global economy.
May Ling Wee, China equities portfolio manager, discusses the main highlights for investors in China stocks over the first half of the year, the implications on portfolio performance and the outlook for the rest of the year.
Given the COVID-19 pandemic, Portfolio Manager Gordon Mackay provides an update on the Global Equity Strategy, which seeks to invest in a portfolio of high quality, growing companies that have the resilience to weather unforeseen events.
Andrew Gillan, Head of Asia ex Japan Equities and Co-Manager of the Asian Growth Strategy, provides an update covering the impact of the trade wars on the region, changes to the strategy year-to-date, his views on Southeast Asia and outlines the investment case for Asia.