Rally is worth the weight

Salih, Chris
June 2009
Money Marketing;6/4/2009, p24
The article reports on the global growth of emerging markets funds. According to the Investment Management Association (IMA), emerging markets funds rose to 27.2 per cent from March-May 2009 as well as are increasing demand among fund managers. It reveals that the low rate of inflation, household debt and national debt have driven the rise of investors investing in emerging markets.


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