Tag Archive for Emerging Markets

Emerging economies sought semi-hot money through currency manipulation – Sober Look

This is a syndicated repost courtesy of Sober Look. To view original, click here. Reposted with permission. As we look across major emerging economies, even some of the strongest have not been spared. Consider Turkey for example. The lira is now toying with the 2-to-the-dollar level – even after the central bank has taken a…

The end of cheap US cash claims another victim: Indonesia – Sober Look

This is a syndicated repost courtesy of Sober Look. To view original, click here. Reposted with permission. In a fashion similar to what became known as the “Asian Contagion” in the late 90s, the current stress in emerging economies has been spreading. One of the nations to experience financial stress recently has been Indonesia, Southeast…

Egypt Ousts Morsi: Another Sign of Emerging Market Woes- Money Morning

As widespread unrest spreads across Egypt after the ousting of President Morsi, investors need to be wary of a growing trend affecting broader emerging markets.

Much of the unrest around the world is caused by one thing: Uprisings against governments and their inabilities to provide basic services to citizens with rising income levels.