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Penserra After Hours Quarterly

December 31, 2014
As we come to the end of 2014 and look forward to 2015, I thought it would...

Penserra Selected as Executing Broker for Northern Trust

October 31, 2014
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Northern Trust has selected 11 firms owned by...

Penserra After Hours Quarterly

September 30, 2014
Almost all consultants, plan sponsors and active investment managers are...

Penserra After Hours Quarterly

June 30, 2014
Transition management providers are leveraging their risk management skills...

Penserra After Hours Quarterly

March 31, 2014
LETTER FROM THE CEO: Dear Clients and Friends, on behalf of the entire...

Penserra After Hours Quarterly

December 31, 2013
In early 2014 Penserra is proud to be introducing Penserra Research. Our...

Fund Flows

December 02, 2013
A wave of renewed optimism has recently swept many equity markets to multi-year...

Penserra After Hours Quarterly

September 30, 2013
If an ETF gives you exposure to emerging market bonds does that make it...

Abenomics and the Quadrillion Quandary

October 09, 2013
It is nine months since Japan adopted ‘Abenomics’ – Prime Minister Shinzo...

ASEAN Stars – Back Down to Earth

August 15, 2013
The leading ASEAN nations of Indonesia, the Philippines and Thailand have...

Penserra After Hours Quarterly

July 31, 2013
A pretty simple concept, and yet transparency remains a topic of focus...

Emerging Markets – Turning Point?

July 15, 2013
Emerging economies have underperformed their developed market peers for...

A Turkish Storm

June 30, 2013
What a difference a month makes. In the middle of May Turkey was the darling...

Sub-Saharan Africa

June 06, 2013
In 2000 the Economist magazine proclaimed Africa to be the "Hopeless ...

Brazil's Hangover

May 08, 2013
The last time we reviewed Brazil (Jan '12), the country was basking in...

Penserra After Hours Quarterly

March 31, 2013
We are pleased to present our first quarterly newsletter. Each quarter...

Japan Finally Turning

March 04, 2013
There’s been a big buzz about Japan since the landslide election of Prime...

Hedge Fund Revival

February 01, 2013
Hedge funds used to be the bastion of the super-wealthy, where double-digit...


January 17, 2013
What South American country has a leader who won't stop picking fights...

Frontier Markets Revisited

January 09, 2013
In June 2012 we looked at Frontier Markets - they are not for the faint-hearted,...

Hungary Take 3

December 18, 2012
Hungary continues to be a fascinating story of how quickly European fringe...

TIMS Review

December 06, 2012
After more than 10 years at the forefront of emerging market investing,...

The Latvian Banking System

November 19, 2012
Let’s be honest, you probably couldn’t find Latvia on a map. You’d be...

Benchmark Battles

November 01, 2012
Vanguard, the behemoth mutual fund and ETF manager, recently announced...

The Dynamo Down Under

October 15, 2012
Australia, the world's 13th largest economy, commands an impressive statistic...

8 Little Senkaku Islands

September 19, 2012
The growing escalation of a decades’ long dispute between China and Japan...

Romanian Dominoes

August 17, 2012
Romania appears to be heading down the same path as Hungary.

Olympic Special

August 01, 2012
We examine the best and worst performers in today's global markets.

Mexican Misdirection

July 18, 2012
Despite drug related violence, Mexico is well position for growth.

New Frontiers

June 28, 2012
Time to invest in the New Frontiers?


June 15, 2012
While many investors might lump Poland and Ukraine together, we explain...

Hungary Again

May 24, 2012
Global Views revisits the continuing saga in Hungary.

Should We Cry for Argentina?

May 01, 2012
What nationalizing YPF does to the economic future of Argentina.

The Search for a New BRIC

April 17, 2012
We identify countries we believe could be the next "BRIC" countries.

The Little Indonesia That Could

April 03, 2012
Steady returns from Indonesia, an Emerging Market unlike others.

Hard Times for the UK

March 15, 2012
The UK's economic issues cannot be solely linked to the rest of Europ...

What China Wants

February 28, 2012
The Crisis in Syria and a change in China's economic & political poli...

Going with the Flow

February 14, 2012
Where did all the money in equities go?

Hungarian Crisis

January 31, 2012
The financial crisis in Hungary and other similar nations.

Brazil's BRIC building

January 09, 2012
Global Views examines Brazil to the other BRIC countries.

Twelve Rules of Global Views

January 03, 2012
We review the Twelve Rules of Global Views.

The Incredible Shrinking World - Spending Edition

December 15, 2011
Global Views concludes three part series by examining global spending.

The Incredible Shrinking World - Earnings Edition

November 29, 2011
We explore how US companies are investing their foreign profits.

Rapid Recovery in Japan

November 21, 2011
While the European crisis continues, growth emerges from Japan.

The Incredible Shrinking World—GDP Edition

November 01, 2011
Domestic markets rise and fall on rumors of ECB plans & Chinese currency...

Quarterly List: 4th Quarter 2011

October 19, 2011
Global Views Top 10: Most important countries in the world economy.

Crisis Success Stories

October 03, 2011
Have any countries survived this global crisis? We examine 3 successe...

Sovereign Debt, Default and the EU

August 01, 2011
How did the PIIGs find themselves in this debt? The Euro?

FX Trading and the Tobin Tax

July 06, 2011
How politicians can defend their currency and raise taxes together.

Goodman on Currency and the Carry Trade…

June 10, 2011
How much is that Dollar in the Window? Or, a Case against more Quantitative...

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