• Congress Gives US Energy Diplomacy A Turbocharge

    8 monthes ago - By Forbes

    The House just passed the BUILD Act, creating a new federal agency to support investment in emerging markets. This bipartisan move is an important new tool for achieving U.S. foreign policy and development goals - and is a good deal for taxpayers.
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  • Has The Storm Passed For Emerging Markets Yet?

    Has The Storm Passed For Emerging Markets Yet?

    8 monthes ago - By ETF Daily News

    From Steven Vannelli, CFA : Stock and currency markets often take their cues from the credit markets, so we find it instructive to keep a close eye on credit spreads and credit default swaps .
    Looking at the credit markets in the emerging markets, we think there may be initial signs that the storm that has engulfed emerging market assets may be over.
    Let's start with a review of emerging market CDS. In the next three charts we compare the year-to-date move in EM CDS to EM currencies, EM stocks and EM local currency bonds. After peaking at 193bps on June 19, 2018, EM CDS have backed down...
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