Part one of a feature for Index Universe looking at those costs that are not captured in a fund’s TER and how they impact tracking difference in emerging markets.
I wrote this week’s cover story for MoneyWeek on the quality effect in emerging markets.
This month’s Asia ETF review for Index Universe focuses on Guotai’s Nasdaq-100 ETF listing.
Vanguard entering the Hong Kong ETF market is the main story in this month’s round-up of Asian ETF developments for Index Universe.
Reviewing March’s developments in Asia’s ETF markets.
The usual monthly review of Asia ETF industry developments for Index Universe, including China’s move to ease the RQFII requirements.
A feature for Index Universe, looking at the performance of fundamental index strategies in emerging markets.
This month’s review of ETF industry developments in Asia focuses on India’s gold import problem.
Following on from last week’s timber article for MoneyWeek, I’ve received questions about unregulated timber investment schemes promising rather impressive-looking returns for retail investors.
I can’t comment on individual schemes, but I wrote some broad comments to bear in mind about arrangements of this kind – I’ve put them up on the International Investor since they seem to fit better there than here.