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The Hope is on Emerging Countries

On 16 Oct 2008 evening, Allan Conway, Head of Emerging Market of Schroder gave an update on emerging market outlook. In his opinion, we should avoid the 'great depression' and 'Japan-syndrome' because the central bank is acting fast. It is unlikely to be a V-shape recovery but a long-U.

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Dollar Bouncing Back?

The dollar hit a one-year high against Euro on Tuesday as fears over the health of the global economy intensified. Its comeback is not so much a vote of confidence in the US economy.

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Accredited Investor

In Singapore, certain financial products are available only to Sophisticated Investor (SI) which has been 'rename' to 'accredited investor'. The threshold for an individual to qualify as an "accredited investor" will be S$2 million of personal assets, or S$300,000 of annual income.

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Emerging Markets: Bull vs Bear Markets

Using the definition of bear market is a fall of more than 20%, the table below illustrates the past bull and bear markets took place in emerging markets since 1990.

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