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Trump’s trade war has led to a historically weak Chinese currency — and a new study shows that impact could spread globally

"For the rest of EM, RMB weakening carries contagion risk and adds to an already unsettled environment," wrote a team of economists at the IIF.
Argentina's President Mauricio Macri is no longer the favorite in upcoming elections.

Argentina just brought in currency controls to contain the peso after it lost more than a quarter of its value in a month

Investors have been fleeing from Argentina as the risk of a populist government has grown in recent months.
FILE PHOTO: Argentina's President Mauricio Macri attends a news conference in Buenos Aires

Investors are waiting ‘anxiously’ to hear from Argentina’s next potential president after a surprise election result sent markets cr...

"Everyone is anxiously awaiting to get some signals out of Fernandez," said Franco Uccelli of JPMorgan Private Bank.

Investors are fleeing emerging-market stocks at the fastest pace since 2015 as trade-war fears escalate

"We expect uncertainty to remain high in August as the next chapter of the US-China trade war unfolds," said analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

Singapore wealth fund GIC warns of low returns amid trade war

GIC said it will cushion the trade war impact by investing in countries like Vietnam which benefit from a shift in supply chains.

The markets poised to outperform developed countries like the US and UK might surprise you — but investors say they’re the best places to ...

"I think that for managers it's one of the richest grounds for generating alpha or excess returns," said Rashmi Gupta of JPMorgan Chase Bank.

The Fed’s decision to hold rates takes a big concern off the table for overlooked markets outside the US

Last year, rate hikes were a big concern for EM. "We've obviously taken that risk squarely off the table," Rashmi Gupta of JPMorgan Chase Bank.

A JPMorgan money manager explains how traders can profit from an unloved part of the global market, regardless of the trade war’s outcome

Rashmi Gupta of JPMorgan explains why Brazil, India, and a range of Asian countries could get a boost.
Visitors run away as waves caused by a tidal bore surge past a barrier on the banks of Qiantang River, in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province August 13, 2014.

The US-China trade war just sparked a $14.6 billion exodus from emerging markets

Investors pulled $14.6 billion out of emerging markets in May, the report found. The US-China trade war "impacted equity flows heavily."
U.S. President Donald Trump welcomes Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S. March 20, 2018.

Billions of dollars are pouring into Saudi Arabia as investing in the kingdom becomes easier than ever. That has Wall Street grappling with a major et...

Saudi Arabian stocks' inclusion into widely accessible indices at a time when ESG investing grows in popularity raises ethical concerns.