For 2017, the overarching watchword is "acceleration”
The triggering by the UK of the European Union's Article 50 today formally signals the UK’s intention to seek a divorce and allows exit negotiations to begin in earnest. What does this means for British companies and the risks and opportunities that may arise from ‘Brexit’?
Towards the end of 2016, as a result of the US elections, emerging-market investor uncertainty increased. As we approach the end of the first quarter of 2017, it’s time to take a look at developments in emerging markets and what investors should bear in mind for the months to come.
External financing conditions in emerging economies remain highly volatile, as foreign investors repeatedly reassess the attractiveness of emerging market assets in light of ever-changing expectations about the path for interest rates in the U.S. and other advanced economies.